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Ex-Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has revealed Jose Mourinho was always asking him about life at Bayern Munich and was learning German.
Bayern Munich have sacked Niko Kovac following Eintracht Frankfurt thrashing. Kovac himself has offered his resignation.
His departure comes just over 24 hours after Bayern were defeated 5-1 by his Eintracht Frankfurt. It was Bayern Munich’s second defeat of this Bundesliga season.
They are now in the fourth place with 18 points.
Former Juventus boss Massimilano Allegri and former Manchester United boss Mourinho have been linked with a move to Bayern.
Ex-Bayern Munich midfielder Schweinsteiger has admitted the Portuguese was eager to learn more about the club in the past.
“I can imagine Mourinho in Germany,” he told Deutsche Welle . “I remember he was always asking me about Bayern and the Bundesliga. During our away games, there was always Bundesliga on TV. He really knew every single player, even from the smaller teams. He was also learning German.”