Bayern Munich have confirmed that winger Serge Gnabry has signed a brand new four-year contract on the Allianz Arena.
The 27-year-old had entered the final 12 months of his earlier contract and had been tipped to go away earlier this summer season, with Arsenal and Chelsea each monitoring Gnabry’s state of affairs.
But the saga is now over as Bayern have tied Gnabry till 2026.
“I thought a lot about what I want as a player in the coming years and came to the conclusion that I want to stay in FC Bayern, win everything again here and experience things – especially to celebrate another Champions League title, but this time with our fans, “stated Gnabry.
“It’s special because I get to play here with my friends at the highest level. It would definitely not feel the same in another club. I want to experience more fantastic moments here – and nowhere else. The hunger for great awards is not going away.”
Club president Herbert Hainer added: “It is another strong signal that a player like Serge Gnabry sees his future at FC Bayern.
“He has received every thing right here and identifies a lot with the membership that he desires to assist write extra chapters within the membership’s historical past. When he is on the ball he is a pleasure to look at. With him, Sadio Mane, Thomas Müller, Kingsley Coman “Leroy Sané and Jamal Musiala, FC Bayern have outstanding options on the edges that are among the best in European football.”
Gnabry’s extension was revealed simply minutes after Hainer confirmed that an settlement had been reached to promote star striker Robert Lewandowski to Barcelona.