Bayern Munich have recognized Chelsea’s Kepa Arrizabalaga as a possible switch goal, in response to stories.
The Bavarian giants haven’t had a lot luck this summer time with their countless pursuit of Harry Kane and their failure to signal Kyle Walker from Manchester City.
And issues bought worse after it was introduced that first-choice goalkeeper Manuel Neuer can be sidelined with an harm for ‘up to ten weeks’.
As a end result, Bayern want a substitute – no less than on a brief foundation – given the departure of second-choice Yann Sommer earlier this summer time.
According to Sports1the Bundesliga champions have sounded out Chelsea’s Kepa as a attainable choice to exchange Neuer as he recovers from harm.
Bayern Munich are reportedly considering signing Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga
Thomas Tuchel is raring to usher in a brand new first-choice goalkeeper earlier than the window closes
The outlet claims preliminary talks have taken place over a transfer for the Spaniard, who has simply two years left in his West London deal.
The Bavarian facet would ideally wish to signal a mortgage cope with an choice to purchase, however stay to see if Chelsea are prepared to let Kepa go.
Bayern boss Thomas Tuchel would love a reunion with the 28-year-old, who he is aware of properly from their time at Chelsea within the Premier League.
The outlet additionally claims that Bayern are additionally eyeing Sevilla goalkeeper Yassine Bounou and Ajax’s Geronimo Rulli.
Bayern are determined for a deal as their aggressive season begins in simply three days once they tackle RB Leipzig within the German Super Cup.
On Tuesday, stories confirmed that Neuer is “still unable to kick the ball properly” after struggling a damaged leg earlier this yr and continues to be on the street to restoration.
The Bayern stopper suffered a damaged leg whereas snowboarding in the course of the ‘extra holiday’ time allotted following his nation’s elimination from the World Cup.
Tuchel and Kepa know one another properly from their shared time at Chelsea within the Premier League
First-choice keeper Manuel Neuer continues to be sidelined after breaking his leg late final yr
Neuer subsequently underwent surgical procedure for the issue and returned to Bayern’s first-team coaching in current months, however has since run into quite a lot of obstacles.
According to the German outlet BILDNeuer has struggled to ‘kick the ball right’ in current weeks and needed to bear one other operation to take action.
Mail Sport lately revealed that Juventus is able to promote Polish goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny on account of curiosity from Bayern Munich.
The Polish shot-stopper was on the Bundesliga shortlist to exchange Yann Sommer, who secured a transfer to Inter Milan.