Bayern confirm Thiago wants out

English Premier League

Bayern Munich have confirmed that Liverpool target Thiago Alcantara has expressed his desire to move on from the Bundesliga champions.

Bayern completed a domestic double on Saturday with the DFB Cup triumph against Bayer Leverkusen and the Spain international was used as a second-half substitute in the 4-2 victory.

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It marked his 15th major title in seven seasons since he arrived in a €25-million transfer from FC Barcelona upon Pep Guardiola's arrival in 2013.

And in an interview with Sport Bild, CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge admitted that the 29-year-old playmaker is set to depart in the off-season.

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"A top man on and off the pitch. We negotiated with him in a serious way and fulfilled all his wishes. But it now seems that he wants to do something new for one more time," he said.

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Despite manager Hansi Flick expressing his desire to retain the first-team star, Rummenigge claims the club don't want to lose him on a free transfer, with his contract set to expire at the end of the 2020/21 season.

"We do not want to lose any player without any money next year," Rummenigge concluded.

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