Contract prolongation with Franck Ribery fix? That’s what FC Bayern says
FCB reacts to Ribery rumor
Franck Ribery seems to be at the FC Bayern just before a contract extension. The record champion also expresses rumors.
Superstar Franck Ribery remains record champion Bayern München apparently another year. As the French sports newspaper L’Equipe announced on Thursday, the 33-year-old will extend his contract with the German industry primes for another year to 2018, which is due to expire at the end of the season.
The record champion, however, described the message as “duck”. “In today’s online edition of the French sports newspaper L’Equipe it is reported that FC Bayern and Franck Ribéry had agreed on an extension of the cooperation until 2018. This is a false message,” said the Bundesliga table manager on Thursday evening on his homepage.
Prior to that, L’Equipe had reported that Ribery would not suffer any financial cuts in his eleventh season and would still earn 14 million euros (gross) a year. Accordingly, the new agreement was announced at the latest at the Annual General Meeting of the Bavarians on November 25, at which Uli Hoeneß was to return to the presidency.
Rummenigge is covered
Bayern boss Karl-Heinz Rummenigge had stressed last, however, at the assembly on “effect shake” of this kind want to renounce. Ribery, however, “is one of the keys that we have won over the past few years and won many titles,” said Rummenigge, “so a player we are grateful for, that he has such great achievements for Bayern Munich Has been carried out “.
When asked whether the common path would continue, he said with a smile: “Maybe yes.”
Ribery joined FC Bayern in 2007 from Olympique Marseille at a time when FC Ruhmreich was “fourth in the Bundesliga and the UEFA Cup” as Rummenigge recalled.
With the little Frenchman the Munich 2013 won the Champions League, Ribery was selected in the same year as “European Footballer of the Year”. He won six German championships in the Bayern-Dress and five times the DFB-Cup.