Thiago Alcántara to extend Bayern Munich contract: reports
MUNICH: Spanish midfielder Thiago Alcantara it's the last Bayern Munich star to extend his contract, according to German media reports on Tuesday.
German newspaper Bild and Sport Bild magazine say the 29-year-old will join Thomas Mueller , Alphonso Davies and head coach Hansi Flick who are already committed to defense Bundesliga champions
With one year remaining on his original contract, Bild says a new deal has been agreed and Bayern will announce the length of Alcantara's new contract over the course of the week.
The midfielder and central player has scored 31 goals in 227 appearances for Bayern since joining Barcelona in 2013.
Bundesliga matches halted in mid-March due to the coronavirus, but Bayern have been busy recently with Mueller and Flick committing until 2023, while Canadian teen Davies has signed until 2025.
More Bayern stars are expected to commit in the coming weeks to the captain. Manuel Neuer and David Alaba both negotiating new agreements.
Manchester City winger Leroy Sane remains top of Bayern's wish list for next season.