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Bayern Munich want two stars to replace Robben & Ribery - FCNaija

German Bundesliga By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 09/02/2018

Arjen Robben, Franck Ribery Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich are said to be plotting a succession plan to replace their ageing wide men Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery.

The Netherlands international Robben is already 34, while the French man Ribery will be turning 35 in April as they close to ending their illustrious career. 

According to Kicker claiming that the Bundesliga champions have identified Borussia Dortmund starlet Christian Pulisic and Bayer Leverkusen winger Leon Bailey as potential replacements.

Christian Pulisic, Borussia Dortmund

The 19-year-old Pulisic is one of the most sought youngsters in Europe football over the past year-and-a-half and he is Dortmund's most prized asset with the America international has been at Signal Iduna Park since 2015 and he pen for a new contract last January until 2021.

Liverpool has been linked with Pulisic last summer, with the Reds manager Jurgen Klopp a huge admirer of his talent.

Leon Bailey, Bayer Leverkusen

While the 20-year-old Bailey switched Belguim Jupiler to Bundesliga last year after spending two years with Genk. and the Jamaican star is on fire in the this season, having scored eight goals and assisted five in just 14 starts for Leverkusen with the club has already valued at £100m.

Bavarian giants could continue to groom Kingsley Coman and Serge Gnabry at Allianz Arena. 

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