My tribe

​Bayern Munich chief Rummenigge rules out move for Arsenal star Alexis

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has categorically stated that Bayern Munich will not be pursuing Arsenal attacker Alexis Sanchez this summer.

The long-term future of Alexis Sanchez at Arsenal has been cause for much speculation this summer and the Chilean international has dropped a huge hint that he will be looking to leave the Emirates Stadium imminently.

Bayern Munich have been widely touted to make a swoop for Sanchez but Rummenigge has insisted that such a move is not taking place as he feels that the club does not need to sign new attacking players following the arrival of James Rodriguez.

He said: "I do not know what he said, we are no longer involved. We've agreed with the coach that there will be no more additions in attack. That makes no sense."

Sarad Bade Shrestha
About the author

Sarad Shrestha

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?