Robert Lewandowski Confirms Bayern Munich Exit Amid Barcelona Move. Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski has announced that he will leave the club this summer. With his current term ending at the end of the 2022/23 season, the Polish international has talked with the Allianz Arena about a possible extension.
Lewandowski, who turns 34 in August and has played nearly a decade of football in Germany, is rumoured to be looking for a new challenge, with Barcelona keeping an eye on him.
Bayern has previously expressed their intention to maintain Lewandowski and fulfil the conditions of his contract next season.
According to Sky Germany, Lewandowski has informed club authorities that he wants to depart in the coming months rather than wait for his contract to expire.
Bayern Munich head coach Julian Nagelsmann has insisted that Robert Lewandowski is going to stay at the club until his contract expires next summer.
Lewandowski would like to move to Barcelona this summer, rather than wait to become a free agent. pic.twitter.com/t3l9Qf8GWJ
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Bayern Munich will undoubtedly increase their attempts to maintain the Bundesliga sensation. Still, if Lewandowski rejects a new contract, they may be forced to sell to avoid a free transfer in 2023.