The Colombian made a switch to Bavaria after failing to resonate with Zinedine Zidane’s tactics at the Bernabeu on a 2-year loan deal.
Since then, Rodriguez has secured 2 goals and 4 assists across all competitions in just 11 starts. Moreover, the talented midfielder is also admittedly happy with life in Germany.
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“It’s a new way of life for me, but I’m happy,” the Colombian international said last month. “It’s more chilled out here – I can go out for a walk without being pestered – and I’m learning German. And, of course, Bayern are a massive club who are always challenging for honours.”
The Old Trafford giants are favourites to sign the creative midfielder with odds of 6/4, followed by the Blues, who hold a fair 5/2 odds (via Daily Star). And with either side keen on bringing stability in central midfield, it wouldn’t be a surprise if Rodriguez is approached.
Nevertheless, the 26-year-old has a season and a half at the Allianz Arena to go, with a reported option to permanently sign at the end of the term. So any moves for his services may prove to be hard to execute.
Written by Ashish Sreejith
Have had two addictions in life- playing football and watching football. Usually described as introverted but not when it comes to speaking and writing about the beautiful game of football.