Apparently, there was a meeting with Eberl at Hoeneß’s house in Tegernsee right after Eberl left Borussia Mönchengladbach. Aside from general sporting topics, a move to Bayern was also discussed. However, the shift failed to materialize then, as Bayern had Oliver Kahn & Hasan Salihamidžić.
There was a meeting between Uli Hoeneß and Max Eberl last year at Hoeneß' house in Tegernsee after Eberl left Gladbach. In addition to general football topics, a possible Bayern move was also discussed. At the time however, Bayern had Kahn & Salihamidžić, so Eberl moved to… pic.twitter.com/cZkxZlBWYn— Bayern & Germany (@iMiaSanMia) September 30, 2023
Eberl eventually moved to RB Leipzig in December of 2022, only to be relived of his duties less than an year late due to a perceived lack of commitment to the club.
As they say, destiny (or in this case, Uli) always finds a way. Eberl’s ‘dream’ move is edging ever closer as he is touted to take the next step in his career and become Bayern’s latest Director of Football. And in the end, it could all be thanks to Uli Hoeneß.