Manchester United and Arsenal on red alert as Thomas Muller asks to leave Bayern Munich

first_img Comment Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterWednesday 9 Oct 2019 3:01 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link Thomas Muller is ready to end his 19-year association with Bayern Munich (Picture: Getty)Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller could finally be heading to the Premier League after the German striker reportedly asked to leave the Bundesliga giants.The 30-year-old has fallen out of favour under Niko Kovac and has started the last five matches on the bench.Muller was a target for Manchester United in 2014 and 2015 when Louis van Gaal was willing to break the club’s transfer record to sign the forward.However, Bayern rejected bids in the region of £80m for Muller and the striker intended on ending his career in Bavaria.ADVERTISEMENT Muller (centre) is unhappy with a lack of playing time at Bayern (Picture: Getty)Arsenal and Liverpool were both interested in 2017 but Muller again resisted lucrative offers to leave as he was happy with his boyhood club, who he joined at the age of 11.AdvertisementAdvertisementHowever, after 19 years with the club, Bild report that Muller has decided to leave after growing tired of a lack of playing time under Kovac.More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errorsMuller has started just three league games this term and has lost his spot in the side to Philippe Coutinho, who joined the club from Barcelona last summer.The German’s current deal runs until 2021 and it remains to be seen what price Bayern will demand for the forward should they decide to let him go.MORE: Manchester United goalkeeper Matej Kovar signs new contract at Old Trafford Advertisement Manchester United and Arsenal on red alert as Thomas Muller asks to leave Bayern Munichlast_img

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