Ilkay Gundogan is struck by the sports crisis of the German football champions from Munich. “I am very surprised that Bayern are experiencing such difficulties now,” the Barcelona professional told the German press agency.

The Munich side suffered a third straight competitive defeat to Bochum on Sunday, 3-2, and are already eight points behind leaders Bayer Leverkusen in second place in the Bundesliga. Despite receiving a job guarantee from boss Jan-Christian Driesen, Bayern coach Thomas Tuchel expects intense discussions about himself over the next few days.

Gundogan: Bayern really have one of the best coaches in Europe

On Tuchel leaves Gundogan However, nothing comes. Together with Tuchel, Bayern “basically have one of the best coaches in Europe. I have nothing but positive things to say about him from my year-long stint with BVB,” said the former Borussia Dortmund pro.

Tuchel is “a tactically outstanding and extremely honest, open guy. Personally, I got along very well with such people,” said the captain of the German national football team. (dpa/ank)

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