Bayern Munich sporting director Matthias Sammer insists there's no plans to sell Xherden Shaqiri.

The Switzerland winger has been linked with Manchester United and Liverpool as he struggles to nail down a regular start this season.

But Sammer insists: "We hold him in high esteem.

"He can be played in different positions and is an important player for the future.

"We are not thinking about a transfer."

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