Hansi Flick has apparently planned to leave FC Bayern for a long time. In addition, the Munich coach is said to have gone it alone in contacting desired players. That reports the kicker.
Accordingly, Flick called his advising lawyer about six weeks ago to inform him that he did not want to continue in Munich. At that time, the first rumors about the conflict between the Bayern coach and FCB sports director Hasan Salihamidzic were also loud.
When Flick was informed belatedly of a corona test scheduled for 7 a.m. on matchday, he ended the argument with a verbal derailment towards Salihamidzic (“Shut up!”), For which he later apologized publicly.
As a result, there was a conversation between the trainer and President Herbert Hainer and Rummenigge. It was suggested by the two executives on the business trip to Rome as part of the Champions League quarter-finals at Lazio. At this meeting, Flick informed the two superiors that he and Salihamidzic simply did not go together.
Furthermore, the reports kickerthat Flick went it alone in contacting desired players. That in turn caused internal criticism from the club. The timid installation of talent, dealing with the campus and anger with the U23s or the open defensive this season was apparently repeatedly criticized by club officials.