The former Bavaria Star Franck Ribery has revealed in an interview that three European top clubs wanted to commit him to FCB during his time.
Asked after the game with his current Club Salernitana against Jose Mourinhos As Rome next Sunday replied the 39-year-old offensive player at tuttoSport: “It’s nice to meet Mourinho. He was never my coach, but we always had a good relationship with each other. We often played against each other in the Champions League and always talked about the games. He wanted to get me to Real Madrid, but Bayern did not let me go. “
In addition to the royal, the FC Barcelona and Juventus Turin have been seriously interested, Ribery led: “Barcelona and Juventus also called me. But I regret nothing, but I’m proud to have been twelve years with a huge club like Bavaria. There I won everything and was allowed to write important chapters of the history of the club. “
From 2007 to 2019, Ribery completed a total of 425 compulsory Games for Bavaria, where he reaches him 124 goals. The Frenchman won with the dealers, among others, nine German championship titles and 2013 the Champions League.
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After two years in Florence, Ribery has been playing for Salernana since the beginning of the season. With the Italian first division, for which he was up to date 18 times, he is in the relegation battle. Ribery’s contract runs at the end of June.