Star Defender On Bayern’s Radar


As the old saying goes “defence wins championships” and while German champions Bayern Munich have been as good as advertised in attack, they have struggled defensively, conceding 26 goals in 19 League fixtures this season already. It is for this reason that it comes as no surprise that Bayern are chasing the signature of RB Leipzig’s star centre-back Dayot Upamecano, who has been targeted by the likes of Manchester United, PSG & more.

in the latest episode of the SL Podcasts’ “The Bundesliga Connection”, DW sports correspondent Kres Harrington joins the show to unpack rumours surrounding a potential secret meeting which took place between Bayern Munich and Dayot Upamecano & his representatives, as well as the latest from the last matchday of the Bundesliga which included a dominant Bayern win over Hoffenheim and Dortmund ending their winless streak with a victory over Augsburg.

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