When changing from Leroy Sane to FC Bavaria Munich, FC Schalke 04 looked very closely. Background: a resale clause in the contract of the German national player at his former club Manchester City, anchored in the framework of Sanes changeover to the island 2016.
Bitter for Schalke: Instead of the three-digit million sum traded in the summer 2019, FC Bavaria eventually paid “only” collapsed 49 million euros for Sane to City –even one million euros less, When the 24-year-old today cost four years ago.
If Manchester had achieved a transfer plus with Sane, Schalke would have been involved with a full 15-percent of it.
However, contrary to other news from the last few weeks that the royal flowers for the Sane transfer now only 1, 2 million euros of solidarity from FIFA, because they were involved in the player’s training, are they still allowed to enjoy a slightly larger amount.
FC Schalke: 2,5 million euros for Sane-change to FC Bavaria?
As the “kicker” reports in his Monday edition, under the line to Sanes Bavaria change 2,5 million euros to Schalke, a warm cash flow and highly welcome additional revenue for the clumsy district club, who, even before the Corona crisis, pushed a mountain of almost 200 million euros ahead of him.
For Sane, his change of wallpaper from Manchester to Munich paid off: according to the reports, the arrow-fast wingman at FC Bavaria now earns 17 million euros a year, just as Thomas Muller does, slightly less than the top earners Manuel Neuer and Robert Lewandowski. For the time being, Sane is tied to the German record champion until 30-ish. June 2025.
“His qualities as a player are undisputed. His speed, his technical qualities and his gateway dangers make him an absolute top player. In addition, he fits as a type, as a character very well into our team,”the Bavarian Board of Directors had warmed up Oliver Kahn in his commitment via Sane.
FC Schalke earns five,5 million euros
Generally, the financially badly hit FC Schalke can now look forward to first releases in the cash register. According to “kicker”, the royal flowers have in recent days made around five,5 million euros.
In addition to the 2, Five million euros for Sane, the transfers from Cedric Teuchert (to Union Berlin) and Pablo Insua (to SD Huesca) have flushed three million euros into the coffers again.
The savings on the side of the royal flowers could increase if the club were to be lent by the pros Mark Uth, Nabil Bentaleb, Sebastian Rudy and separate Hamza Mendyl.
Supposedly the salary of the quarter is to run into 20 million euros per annum, the proceeds are taxed at least 25 million euros. However, it has become more difficult to find paying customers in Corona times.