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«Image»: Barça increases offer for Lewandowski – 35 million

Robert Lewandowski in action

Robert Lewandowski in action. Photo: Maciej Kulczynski/PAP/dpa/archive image

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According to information from the “Bild” newspaper, FC Barcelona has increased its offer for Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski. Accordingly, the Catalans want to pay 35 million euros to the German record champions for the 33-year-old world footballer. A first offer is said to have been 32 million euros. According to “Bild”, Bayern demand up to 50 million euros for the Pole.

Of the Barcelona FC has increased his offer for Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, according to information from the “Bild” newspaper. Accordingly, the Catalans want to pay 35 million euros to the German record champions for the 33-year-old world footballer. A first offer is said to have been 32 million euros. According to “Bild”, Bayern demand up to 50 million euros for the Pole.

For weeks, the intention to change from Lewandowski for vortex. Apparently he sees no future in Munich. However, his contract runs until June 30, 2023. Club officials such as CEO Oliver Kahn and sports director Hassan Salihamidzic had ruled out a transfer.

At a meeting on Thursday last week, the members of the economically ailing FC Barcelona cleared the way for new sources of income to be tapped. Through the sale of club assets, around 600 to 800 million euros should flow into the coffers in the next few weeks. The association is said to be burdened with 1.35 billion euros.

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