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​Bayern Munich hero Matthaus: Signing Mane from Liverpool fantastic for Bundesliga

Bayern Munich and Germany legend Lothar Matthaus has a lot of time for Liverpool's Sadio Mane.

The Senegal winger is being linked with a move to Bayern this off-season.

Mane is likely to leave Liverpool, as he only has one year remaining on his contract.

The two clubs are presently in discussions about a transfer fee, according to reliable reports from around Europe.

"The signing of Sadio Mane is fantastic – not just for FC Bayern, but for the entire Bundesliga," Matthaus told Sky Sports.

"The fact that such a great footballer will play in our league is just class.

"Mane is an exceptional player and a difference-maker. He has provided goals and assists with Liverpool in a way and with a regularity that few other players in the world have been able to match in recent years."Bayern Munich hero Matthaus: Liverpool star Mane fantastic for Bundesliga (1st set)

Bayern Munich and Germany legend Lothar Matthaus has a lot of time for Liverpool's Sadio Mane.

The Senegal winger is being linked with a move to Bayern this off-season.

Mane is likely to leave Liverpool, as he only has one year remaining on his contract.

The two clubs are presently in discussions about a transfer fee, according to reliable reports from around Europe.

"The signing of Sadio Mane is fantastic – not just for FC Bayern, but for the entire Bundesliga," Matthaus told Sky Sports.

"The fact that such a great footballer will play in our league is just class.

"Mane is an exceptional player and a difference-maker. He has provided goals and assists with Liverpool in a way and with a regularity that few other players in the world have been able to match in recent years."

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