Joao Palhinha, the standout midfielder for Fulham, is reportedly considering a move to Bayern Munich this upcoming January.
The Portuguese star has been a sensation at Craven Cottage, leading many to believe he’s ripe for a transition to one of the premier European clubs.
Bayern Munich’s transfer wishlist this January reportedly includes a defensive midfielder, and Palhinha is anticipated to be a top contender, as per Fabrizio Romano’s exclusive Daily Briefing column.
The decorated German club had shown interest in Palhinha in the past, and it appears they may reignite their pursuit this winter.
Aside from Bayern, Premier League’s Liverpool has also shown interest in acquiring Palhinha, as reported by Anfield Watch.
Given Liverpool’s recent departure of several players from the same position, the club might be on the lookout for a talent like Palhinha to bolster their midfield.
However, Romano hasn’t confirmed any speculations regarding Liverpool’s intent.
Regarding Bayern’s interest, Romano stated, “Joao Palhinha remains a top prospect for Bayern Munich this January.
I’ve been informed that they’re adamant about securing a defensive midfielder, and Palhinha is high on their list.
The player himself is not opposed to such a move, but it all hinges on the negotiations between Bayern and Fulham. We’ll gain more clarity as winter approaches.”
Thus, while Palhinha’s future remains uncertain, it’s evident that top European clubs recognize his talent and potential.
The coming months will reveal where the Fulham star will continue his promising career.