Bayern is hard to buy Cancelo
Not long after the 2022 World Cup, Joao Cancelo decided to leave Man City to join Bayern Munich. The Portuguese defender will stick with the German team on loan until the end of this season.
It didn’t take long for Cancelo to prove himself in his new shirt. Right on his debut, Cancelo had the first assist for the new team after 17 minutes. In the second match, Cancelo continued to impress when he gave himself an assist against Wolfsburg.
Witnessing Cancelo’s excellent performance, the leaders of Bayern Munich are eager to stick with this defender in the long run. The contract between the two parties includes a purchase option, allowing Bayern to buy Cancelo outright, but the price offered by Man City is up to £ 62.8 million.
The above price is very high, even for a team with financial potential like Bayern Munich. Sports director Hasan Salihamidzic said: “We have discussed with Joao about the purchase price. The figure given by Man City is beyond Bayern’s ability, even in the coming years.
But we also understand that if the parties really want to find a solution, Bayern and Man City can sit down and offer a common and harmonious price for both sides. Cancelo also understands that Bayern have been pursuing a player like him for many years.”
It is unclear about Cancelo’s ability to return to Man City at the end of the season. Even coach Pep Guardiola has not revealed any information about the options to replace this player. However, the possibility