According to Bild, Thiago puts 2M out of own pocket to go to Bayern

According to German daily newspaper Bild, Thiago Alcántara has “put 2 million” out of his own pocket in order to complete his move to Bayern Munich, bringing the total figure of the young midfielder’s transfer to 25 million euros.

Furthermore, according to the German newspaper, Barcelona will earn “variables” based on the titles the team from Munich wins in the 2013-14 season. Bayern Munich which will be competing in six competitions, including the Champions League and Club World Cup.

The transfer, estimated at 20 million
Bayern Munich has said itself on its official website that the transfer has cost them 20 million and the rest, ie, 5 million, will come from a friendly match between the two entities in the next four years and by a waiver certain “contractual compensation” by the ex Barca midfielder.

This is by all indications the 2 million euros referred to by ‘Bild’, to which should be added the above mentioned variables that will come from Bayern winning titles.

According to other news around the web, Sir Alex Ferguson wanted the Barca star at Manchester United but new coach David Moyes had doubts. This was when Bayern’s new manager Pep Guardiola stepped in to pressurise both ex Brazil World cup star Mazinho and his son Thiago, over a move to the German giants. Florentino Pérez, Real Madrid’s president, offered more for the young midfielder but Thiago always refused a move there.

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    Valora en According to German newspaper Bild, the player has used 2Million euros of his own money in order to complete his move to Bayern Munich. Moreover, the newspaper says that the club will earn more if the Munich club wins the Cha…..