Philippe Coutinho currently playing for Barcelona is expected to shift to Bayern Munich. It’s going to be a loan deal. The player will play for them for the rest of the football season. That’s what the club informed on Friday.
The player accompanied Barcelona to their opening La Liga match of the football season versus Athletic Blbao, although was excluded from the matchday squad.
Guillermo Amor, the official responsible for institutional relations replied that an agreement with Bayern Munich over a loan for the player has been already reached.
The 27-year-old player joined Barca Munich shifting from Liverpool the previous year. He was attracted by a $133 million fee in addition to up to 45 million euros.
Besides this, Hasan Salihamidzic, the Bayern sports director informed that despite the newly-agreed contract, there are certain issues such as the medical test as well as the contract signature.
He added that they generally appreciate the very fact of signing this player. That’s a one-year loan contract with a possibility of purchasing him for the club. The club puts a lot of value on this versatile player, as they labeled him.