Bayern Munich supervisor Julian Nagelsmann has focused Barcelona following the affirmation of Robert Lewandowski’s switch to the cash-strapped Spanish giants.
Lewandowski, 33, was confirmed as a Barcelona participant on Tuesday evening after weeks of hypothesis.
For a while it was thought there was no probability of Barcelona managing to safe a deal for the Polish striker because the membership was mentioned to be in extra of £1bn in debt.
Julian Nagelsmann delivered a parting shot that means Barcelona was handled in another way
Barcelona confirmed the deal on Tuesday evening with a collection of images of the Polish striker.
As issues stand, nevertheless, Barcelona managed to land their man and in consequence, Nagelsmann questioned how the membership may nonetheless dive into the market given their present monetary scenario.
“It’s the solely membership on the earth that has no cash, however then buys all of the gamers it desires. I do not know the way they do it. It is just a little bizarre, just a little loopy,’ he mentioned when requested in regards to the switch.
Barcelona’s monetary scenario reached such a degree earlier this summer season that they had been unable to signal Franck Kessie and Andreas Christensen, two gamers who arrived on free transfers from AC Milan and Chelsea, respectively.
The Bayern Munich coach was sad with the truth that Barcelona had been capable of signal the striker
The Pole participated in his first coaching session in Barcelona after the announcement of his signing
The membership is at the moment sure by La Liga laws which stipulate that the membership can solely spend £1m for each £4m it downloads.
It had been thought that Barcelona wanted to eliminate gamers this summer season earlier than incorporating any. These speculations have led to fixed rumors about the way forward for Frenkie de Jong and Ousmane Dembele, the latter of whom has but to signal a brand new contract with the membership.
De Jong has been the topic of long-term curiosity from Manchester United, with the membership submitting quite a few provides for the participant. A deal has stalled just lately and de Jong is claimed to be prepared to remain in Barcelona.
In the meantime, Bayern Munich’s ache was softened barely by the affirmation of Matthijs de Ligt’s £68m switch from Italian giants Juventus.
Matthijs de Ligt (L) spoke of his pleasure at having the ability to signal for Bayern Munich from Juventus
The Dutch defender joins the German giants on a five-year deal till 2027, with the membership lastly touchdown a participant that they had harbored hopes of signing since 2019.
Talking in regards to the signing affirmation, De Ligt instructed Bayern Munich’s web site: “I’m very glad to turn out to be a participant of this nice membership. FC Bayern is probably the most profitable membership in Germany, one of the profitable golf equipment. of Europe and the world.
‘I felt real appreciation from the sporting administration, the coach and the board from the start, which satisfied me.’