Liverpool star and goal scoring machine Sadio Mane has sealed his move yo Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich on a three year contract ending 2025.
Speaking after his unveiling, Mane noted how happy he was as he looks forward conquering his new challenge and winning trophies with the club.
“I’m really happy to finally be at FC Bayern in Munich. We spoke a lot and I felt big interest from this great club right from the beginning, so for me there were no doubts. It’s the right time for this challenge. I want to achieve a lot with this club, in Europe too. During my time in Salzburg I watched a lot of Bayern games – I really like this club!” Said Mane
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The 30-year-old forward joined RB Salzburg from Metz in France where he won the Austrian Bundesliga title then joined Southampton in England before he was poached by Liverpool back in 2016.
Under the leadership of Jurgen Klopp, the Senegalese forward won the Champions League, UEFA Super Cup and FIFA Club World Cup in 2019. In the year 2020, he was part of the squad that won the Premier League tittle.
Speaking after the news was Bayern Munich CEO and legend Oliver Khan who looks forward more tittle and goals under Sadio Mane’s stay at the club.
“We are delighted that we’ve been able to recruit Sadio Mané for FC Bayern. With his outstanding performances and his great successes at the highest international level over many years, there are very few players like him in the world.
We’re sure that Sadio Mané will delight our fans in the coming years with his spectacular style of play. He’s ambitious and eager to win more titles. This is a very strong package. With players like him at FC Bayern, all the biggest goals are possible.” Said Oliver Khan