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Sports Bundesliga: Rummenigge: "Thiago hugged me and cried for five minutes"

15:42  20 september  2020
15:42  20 september  2020 Source:   spox.com

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Rummenigge revealed that he had an emotional encounter with the Spain international shortly after Bayern and Liverpool came to an agreement as Thiago was waiting for him to arrive at the club’s “I thought to myself: ‘What’s he doing here?’ He came up to me and cried in my arms for five minutes .

Tears for Thiago ’s kid, a massage for world champion Manuel Neuer, and a statement from Jerome Boateng - Bundesliga winners FC Bayern were in the spotlight for The Official Bundesliga YouTube channel gives you access to clips from Germany's football league that you won't find anywhere else.

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge tried on Sunday at Sky90 to smooth things over in contract poker with David Alaba. In addition, the CEO of FC Bayern spoke about Thiago's departure to Liverpool.

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge hat sich zum emotionalen Abschied von Thiago geäußert. © Provided by SPOX Karl-Heinz Rummenigge commented on the emotional farewell to Thiago. Karl-Heinz Rummenigge on ...... Alaba's advisor Pini Zahavi, whom Uli Hoeneß recently described as a "greedy piranha":

"I'm unemotional. He's also an advisor to Robert Lewandowski. We got a little bit back then warned about Pini Zahavi. But we have reached an agreement on Lewandowksi in partnership. Everyone at FC Bayern has one interest: that David Alaba stays with FC Bayern. He has a personality development behind him that has helped us as a team. "

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Thiago Alcantara was so moved by being allowed to join Liverpool that he sobbed in the arms of Karl-Heinz Rummenigge after the transfer was confirmed, the Bayern Munich CEO revealed "I thought, 'what is he doing there?' Then he came towards me, held me in his arms for five minutes and cried ."

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... Zahavi as a tough negotiating partner:

"There are few Koi carp in the consultancy business. That is also clear. But such negotiations should be handled seriously."

David Alaba soll beim FC Bayern bleiben, aber nicht um jeden Preis. © Provided by SPOX David Alaba should stay with FC Bayern, but not at any price. ... Thiagos reaction to the FC Bayern transfer clearance:

"He waited where I always park. Then he hugged me for five minutes and cried. And he thanked him for us I also had tears. We had a very good relationship, almost like a family. Like me, he lives in Grünwald, so you get to know each other better over the years. "

... possible newcomers, such as Sergino Dest from Ajax Amsterdam:

"There is still no agreement. It is known that Hansi would like a backup for the right-back position, but there is still no agreement."

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... the change of coach from Niko Kovac to Hansi Flick:

"We had the feeling that the team was underperforming, which is why we parted with Niko Kovac. It was ideal that it worked so well with Hansi Flick."

... Coach Hansi Flick:

"I wish Hansi and FC Bayern that this marriage lasts for a long time, that we can preserve this status."

... a possible whereabouts of Thomas Müller beyond his active career:

"Thomas is an intelligent guy who is very eloquent. You can put him in front of any camera. There is agreement in the club about Müller great guy. I cannot judge whether he will stay with FC Bayern after his active career in another role, my contract will run until 2021. "

... Joshua Kimmich's role at FC Bayern:

"I think he's special on the pitch, he goes out onto the pitch with an unbelievable winner mentality. But he's also a very special guy on a human level who also stands apart from the Platzes thoughts about life. "

Liverpool's players will follow Thiago's example, says Reds assistant Lijnders

  Liverpool's players will follow Thiago's example, says Reds assistant Lijnders The presence of the Spanish international will automatically lift the Premier League champions to new levels, according to Jurgen Klopp's No 2The Reds assistant says the Spanish international’s presence will provide “direct and indirect improvements” at Anfield, with other players encouraged to follow the former Bayern Munich man’s lead.

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The 19-year-old required five minutes of treatment to his smashed mouth. He is now a doubt for the game against England at Hampden Park on 'He hugged me for five minutes and cried ': Bayern Munich chief Karl-Heinz Rummenigge lifts lid on emotional farewell with Thiago Spaniard was

... the goal debut of youngster Jamal Musiala (17) against Schalke:

"It was always the goal of FC Bayern not only to have one pillar: Stars with absolute top quality, but also a second pillar: the Schweinsteigers, Lahms and Alabas - young talents with star potential. "

... the worst competitor in the Bundesliga, Borussia Dortmund:

"The team is exciting, good, has a lot of interesting players. Dortmund is definitely the number one competitor for the title."

... the current Bayern team:

"Being chairman of the board of directors of FC Bayern is currently a very pleasant job. We have a great team and, in Hansi Flick, a very exciting and great coach. The fun that FC Bayern provides , I've rarely seen a team. I think the team has revived that old Sepp-Herberger saying: One for all, all for one. "

... FC Bayern in the 70s compared to the current team:

"The Bayern team in the 70s was fed up. Only when the floodlights came on in the European Cup did the motivation suddenly come back. That was also a quality that I haven't seen it like that either. "

... the "pack formation" of the Bayern bosses in the stands in the 8-0 win against Schalke:

"We all agree that the picture was not necessarily exemplary and that we have to and will change that in the next game Then we will keep the necessary distance again, if we want. "

... the UEFA Supercup, which takes place in the Corona risk area Budapest:

"If the RKI declares this a risk area, it will be a risk area. UEFA made this decision very difficult. It deliberately wanted to take a first step going towards normality. In principle, we consider this to be possible and understandable. We have no interest in people returning to Munich infected with corona and not being recognized here. That is why we offer the fans traveling with us free tests before and after the trip. Currently we have around 2100 fans who want to travel with us to this game. "

... the games with no or only a few fans:

"I am very worried that we will lose football culture. The longer the time without spectators, the more critical it becomes."

Thiago Alcantara tests positive for Covid-19 .
New Reds midfielder Thiago Alcantara has just been diagnosed positive for the coronavirus. © Supplied by Football 365 thiago Barely arrived at the Reds, Thiago Alcantara is already unavailable. The Spanish midfielder was unfortunate enough to be infected with Covid-19. His club revealed this information on Tuesday, adding that the player has self-isolated at home by following the instructions of the health protocol.

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