Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Bayern Munich Transfer News | Bayern Munich confirms Omar Richards arrival

Football News

.Bayern Munich has confirmed the acquisition of former England Under-21 international Omar Richards, who will join the Bundesliga giants once his contract with Reading expires this summer. Read more Bayern Munich Transfer News here.

Bayern Munich Transfer News | Bayern Munich confirms Omar Richards arrival

Since the start of the 2017 season, the 23-year-old academy product has made over 100 appearances for Reading in all competitions, with 41 of those coming in the Sky Bet Championship this season. However, the left-back has chosen to make a fresh start in Germany. He plans to sign a contract with Bayern Munich that runs until 2025. The left back has been given the number three shirt originally worn by Xabi Alonso.

Richards, who made his single appearance for England Under-21s as a substitute in a 2-2 draw in Slovenia in October 2019, stated, “My move to FC Bayern is a wonderful honor for me. It’s a dream come true. I’m honored to wear the shirt of one of the world’s most prestigious clubs. I hope I can continue to contribute to the team’s success in the future. I’d want to express my gratitude to FC Bayern’s management for their faith in me. Our discussions were compelling. I’m looking forward to playing for Bayern.”

Reading claims to have offered Richards a new contract, but he has chosen to join the six-time European Cup winners. His current contract expires next month.

“We’re thrilled Omar is coming to FC Bayern. On the left side of the defense, Omar is a technically good player. He comes up with smart solutions in the future, he’s highly vigilant. We trust him to be a valuable member of our team.” Hasan Salihamidzic, a member of Bayern’s board of directors for sport, stated

Written By

A part-time content writer. Here to learn & explore the content world. Sucker of Coffee & Cupcakes. Die-Heart Fan of Creativity.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

You May Also Like

Football News

In Arsenal’s Saturday afternoon defeat at Brighton, Matteo Guendouzi has avoided a FA ban for an altercation with Neal Maupay. Guendouzi and Maupay niggled...

Match Updates

Real Madrid advanced to the Champions League quarterfinals by crushing Atalanta 3-1 (1-0) in a replay on Tuesday at the Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium...

Football News

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford opened the curtain on his “tough time” with Jose, maintaining that his attitude had been improved by the now-Tottenham...

Football News

Former learner Milan manager Roberto Mancini argued that Zlatan Ibrahimovic must be treated as highly regarded as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Messi and...

Advertisement