Bayern-Barcelona war continues after Lewandowski’s harsh statements

Bayern Munich spoke out after Lewandowski's statements (USA TODAY Sports)
Bayern Munich spoke out after Lewandowski’s statements (USA TODAY Sports)

The signing of Robert Lewandowski for him Barcelona became one of the most resonant in the transfer market in Europe for the way his departure from the Bayern Munich. The Polish forward, who still had a one-year contract with the German outfit, pressured the club to sell him during tense negotiations with the team. azulgrane.

Once the transfer is complete, the controversy over his departure continued to be debated both in Catalan, German and even American lands, since from there, in the middle of the tour preceding the start of the competition, the footballer spoke. “The club tried to find a fight to justify my sale because maybe it was difficult to explain to the supporters”Lewandowski said in an interview with ESPN.

His words resonated loud and clear and quickly reached the ears of Bayern’s sporting director, Hasan Salihamidzicwho was quick to react and even shoot Barcelona president Joan Laporta.

Lewandowski has played three games for Barcelona (USA TODAY Sports)
Lewandowski has played three games for Barcelona (USA TODAY Sports)

“I really do not understand”, Salihamidzic said in a dialogue with the German newspaper Image. “My father taught me that when you leave, you never close the door with your buttocks. Robert is on the best path to achieve this, ”he added, on how his departure from the Bavarian team was designed, where He has spent eight seasons since signing in 2014.

A few words that come in addition to those previously held by the president of Bayern Munich Herbert Hainer: “I do not understand at all why Robert is coming back to the subject. Everyone got what they wanted. Don’t forget he was the first to go public at the end of last season.”

In turn, the German champion’s sporting director fired Barcelona for the way they behaved during the tense negotiations: “With all the clubs we spoke to, we always intended to treat each other with respect and to be fair”. negotiations and serious. Barcelona’s statements at the negotiating table weren’t good. It’s clear that we’ll talk about it again with Joan Laporta when we see each other next time.”

Lewandowski left Bayern after eight seasons (USA TODAY Sports)
Lewandowski left Bayern after eight seasons (USA TODAY Sports)

When it comes to sports, Robert Lewandowski continues to settle into his new club. The Polish striker has still not been able to convert to the Barcelona shirt during the United States tour. Since joining the culé team, he has played three games (including the Clásico against Real Madrid).


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