Manchester City star Leroy Sane almost moved to Allianz Arena as part of a lucrative swap deal with Bayern Munich defender David Alaba, according to reports from Germany.
24-year-old Sane has not featured for the first team since last summer’s Community Shield triumph over Liverpool, during which he ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament.
He was close to returning to fitness before the coronavirus outbreak caused match postponements, making one appearance for the U23 side in Premier League 2 last month.
However, the German’s lack of football this season has done little to put off the Bundesliga champions in their pursuit, and David Alaba was part of the offer as Bayern tried to get the deal over the line.
Alaba’s agent Pini Zahavi suggested including his client in the deal for Sane, according to German newspaper…