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Bayern to sign Marc Roca from Espanyol?

By Rune Gjerulff

Bayern München are said to be close to the signing of Espanyol's Marc Roca.

Bayern president Uli Hoeness with head coach Niko Kovac.
Bayern president Uli Hoeness with head coach Niko Kovac.Photo: Sven Mandel / CC-BY-SA-4.0

Bayern München are working on signing Espanyol's Marc Roca, according to various media reports.

L'Equipe reports that Bayern have reached an agreement with the defensive midfielder and that the Bavarians are willing to pay the €40 million release clause in his contract.

However, Bild claims no deal has been reached yet. According to the German news outlet, Bayern are in advanced negotiations to sign the 22-year-old, but the two clubs are yet to agree on a transfer fee.

Meanwhile, Renato Sanches is set to leave Bayern for a move to Lille. The Portuguese midfielder has arrived in France ahead of a medical, as seen in the video below.

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