Arjen Robben will leave the FC Bavaria Munich at the end of the season, so much is certain. Where the Netherlands’path leads, however, is still open. In addition to a return to the homeland there seems to be a change to Portugal in the room.
According to the information of the “Sport Bild” there has been “first talks” with Benfica. The Portuguese record champion is on his way to 37th. Title der Vereinsgegeschichte. There are two points ahead of the Lisbon team at the moment on FC Porto.
Rumor has it that Robben has left a powerful impression on the Benfica leaders in the two duels with FC Bayern during the group phase of the Champions League. The 35-year-old showed himself from his best side in particular in the back game and ensured the decisive first two hits in the 5:1 success.
Whether the fast but extremely vulnerable outdoor player can imagine a switch to the Iberian peninsula, is not known.
In the Bundesliga Robben celebrated his Kader comeback at the weekend against Hannover 96 (3:1), After having previously traded for about half a year due to various injuries to the thigh and the waist.
Arjen Robben also traded in his Dutch homeland
As a reward for the efforts of the past months Coach Niko Kovac replaced the Dutch in the final phase for Kingsley Coman In addition to Benfica’s interest, the 35-year-old has already been associated with a return to his home club FC Groningen. PSV Eindhoven and Ajax Amsterdam are also said to have extended the sensors to the former national player of the Elftal.
Robben is still covering his future. I pushed it aside a bit, I wanted to get fit again,”he said after the Hanover game. He was grateful that in recent months”many clubs have been interested and reported.”