Sancho came off the bench as Dortmund lost 1-0 Der Klassiker on Tuesday in a massive blow to their title chances. The 20-year-old England international was associated with leaving amid reports of interest to Bayern and several Premier League giants.
Sancho has a “great talent”
Bayern Munich boss Hansi Flick hailed Jadon Sancho’s “great talent” amid links with a move for the Borussia Dortmund star. Sancho came off the bench as Dortmund lost 1-0 Der Klassiker on Tuesday in a massive blow to their title chances. The 20-year-old England international was associated with leaving amid reports of interest to Bayern and several Premier League giants. Manchester United was strongly related to the star of Dortmund, who joined the club in 2017 after coming through Manchester City’s youth system. Former Germany star Steffen Freund says Sancho is more than ready to play for a club like Manchester United or Liverpool. Still, he advised Sancho to stay at Dortmund or risk falling out of favor quickly, like Luka Jovic at Real Madrid.
He makes Dortmund very good
Paul Lambert has also urged the English star to stay staged. As staying at Dortmund may be the best for both the winger and the club. Meanwhile, Flick was asked about Sancho after Bayern’s victory and was full of praise for the quality of the striker. “I don’t like talking about players who are under contract with other clubs,” he told a news conference. “I can say that Jadon Sancho has high quality, but in the end, he also makes Borussia Dortmund very good.” Hansi added: “He is a great ability and has great qualities. Therefore, you have to admit that Dortmund has an outstanding player there.” Sancho scored 14 goals and secured 16 assists in 26 Bundesliga games this season.
Hansi Flick also discussed the future of one of his players, Joshua Kimmich, who scored a flawless goal to seal the with for Bayern. Kimmich was widely involved as a potential captain for Bayern, and Flick says he believes this might be an opportunity along the line. He can make good use of his qualities,” said Flick after the match.” He can speak well on the field, but the way he fills it, the effort that he puts forward makes it great. “You will see what the future holds. He is a player whom you are always happy as a coach because he always gives 100 percent. It’s just nice.”