Speaking on Sport1 television program Doppelpass (by means of kicker), Bayer Leverkusen sporting director Simon Rolfes was quizzed on the future of Xabi Alonso.
When asked if Alonso will be at the club beyond the summertime, Rolfes stated: “Yes, I’m sure of that.” The previous midfielder then offered more discuss why he believes this: “One is the contract, the other is how comfortable he feels, the family, himself. That he knows what he has in the club. That he knows that he has a very good team and that we will also have a very good prospect next year.”
Rolfes likewise includes: “That we are set up by the team in such a way that there is no upheaval because many players leave us, but that we have an absolute top team available, these are all points that, in addition to contracts coaches like Xabi, but also players who arouse interest from other clubs, often keep with us.”
Alonso has actually started to draw in interest from Liverpool to change Jürgen Klopp at the club and this has actually led to increased speculation on the previous midfielder’s future at Leverkusen. Although he himself has actually mentioned he is dedicated to Leverkusen, the sound surrounding Alonso’s future has still not waned.
On Saturday, Leverkusen continued their push for the title as they extended their lead on Bayern Munich to 5 points after a persuading 3-0 win over the safeguarding champs.
Alonso’s stock continues to increase and if he can break Bayern’s 11-year stranglehold on the Bundesliga title then he. will end up being the most desired supervisor in world football.
GGFN | Jack Meenan