Switch discuss: Bavaria might have 100 million euros for the switch of Leverkusens Wirtz


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TOP STORY: Bavaria may need 100 million euros for Wirtz

When Bayern Munich wants to get the attacking midfielder from Bayer Leverkusen Florian Wirtz, they have to pay at least 100 million euros, according to AS.

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Bayern's interest was already known and will only grow, because the third youngest German national player of all time has already four goals and four assists from five games in the Bundesliga and Europa League.

The 18-year-old's contract runs until 2026, but the report says a move could come in 2023. While Bayern reportedly struck an alleged agreement with Hans Wirtz, Florian's father and agent, it is still likely that any club that signs the youngster will have to pay a hefty sum.

The initial 80 million euros that Chelsea Bayer paid for the transfer of Kai Havertz in 2020 play a role in the logic behind this sum, because the Bundesliga club is aware that Wirtz is the man who will play in the Champions League final has hit, could surpass.

Bayern could also have trouble convincing Wirtz to join them, even if they bid enough to turn Leverkusen's heads. Because Wirtz has already admitted that in his youth he always dreamed of playing for Barcelona and "that hasn't changed".

Florian Wirtz is a Bundesliga talent that you should keep an eye on. Alex Gottschalk / DeFodi Images via Getty Images

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