At the age of 25, he is in the best footballing age, a seasoned national player, a top performer at Borussia Mönchengladbach for years and, to top it all off, in the summer on a free transfer: It is not surprising that Denis Zakaria arouses widespread interest. FC Bayern and Borussia Dortmund in particular are said to be pushing for a transfer.
In poker for Denis Zakaria from Borussia Mönchengladbach, the two Bundesliga competitors FC Bayern and Borussia Dortmund should tighten the reins. That’s what the Italian transfer expert wants Fabrizio Romano have experienced.
Accordingly, Manchester United also held talks with the Swiss entourage, but did not submit an offer. Liverpool FC is also said to be interested, but rule out a deal in January and Juventus Turin, which is also traded, is deterred by the rumored winter transfer fee of almost nine million euros.
However, the information contradicts a statement by Bayern’s sports director Hasan Salihamidzic, which leaves little room for interpretation.
Clear announcement from FC Bayern, BVB is keeping a low profile
When asked by “DAZN” about a possible Zakaria change, the Bosnian made it clear: “We are very, very well cast. We have a good squad that is in place. Nothing will happen there.”
Words that the former Bayern captain Stefan Effenberg should like: “A change from defensive midfielder Denis Zakaria to FC Bayern is supposedly particularly hot,” Stefan Effenberg recently opened in his column on “t-online.de“I have to say: a player from this Gladbach team has no place at Bayern,” was the unequivocal verdict of the ex-German national player.
Different information has recently been circulating regarding a change from Zakaria to BVB. The name of the midfielder keeps appearing as a potential reinforcement for Dortmund, but according to “Bild” a change will not take place, at least in winter. The club management, on the other hand, has not ruled out much so far, but has remained quite covered.