Bayern hires James Rodriguez for two years of Real Madrid

Bayern hires James Rodriguez for two years of Real Madrid

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James Rodriguez leaves Real Madrid for Bayern Munich. The Colombian is for two years rented the Spanish club.

Bayern also has an option to purchase stipulated, reported the German club on Tuesday. The attacking midfielder has yet to do the medical test in Munich.

The contract of Rodriguez, that Wednesday, his 26th birthday, is still running until mid-2020 with Real. He was after the 2014 world cup, where he with six goals scored, by Real for about 80 million euro were acquired from AS Monaco. Bayern-trainer Carlo Such was trainer of the Portuguese.

In his first season in the Bernabeu had the attacking midfielder a move, but in the past two years, he is much less to play. At Colombia’s Rodriguez called a fixed value. He has 55 international matches to his name.

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Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge says at the announcement of the transfer that Rodriguez is partly at the intercession of Such. “The arrival of Rodriguez was the greatest wish of our trainer, after being in Madrid successfully worked together. We are delighted that it is now is round,” said Rummenigge.

“James is a versatile player,” continued Rummenigge. “He is a principal and finishing move. It is clear that his coming and the quality in the team increases.”

Rodriguez connect directly to the selection. He goes on Sunday to China and Singapore, where Bayern is preparing for the new season and is the fifth acquisition this summer.

The club of Arjen Robben explained earlier, the Frenchman Corentin Tolisso (Olympique Lyon) and the Germans Serge Gnabry (Werder Bremen), Niklas Süle and Sebastian Rudy (both 1899 Hoffenheim).

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