Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has praised Bayern coach Hansi Flick in the highest tones. “He played with us very bravely and aggressively from the start,” said the 34-year-old in the leadership talk of the DFB Academy: “Of course that suits us. We are a very dominant team who are happy to take the reins That’s what we liked about it right from the start. He’s trying to get every single player forward. ”
The captain of the German record champions particularly appreciates Flick’s communication with the players. “He is very direct, open and honest. He is a very personable guy who can be said anything and who also says everything openly. He can also say something decisive. He is a friendly, nice and at the same time authoritarian personality”, said the 92-time international.
Bayern Munich: Manuel Neuer is under contract until 2021
The good relationship with Flick could also play a decisive role in the recently stalled negotiations to extend Neuer’s contract. The coach had in the Thursday edition of the kicker despite the commitment of Alexander Nübel emphasized again, “that Manuel Neuer is clearly our number 1, nothing will change in the coming season.”
Newer contract ends in 2021, talks about an extension are ongoing. The keeper had recently in the discussion about his contract talks with Bayern “Irritated” showed that certain contents of the conversation had been made public.