Javi Martinez is expected to return to the former club
Javi Martinez may leave Bayern Munich. So, the president of Bilbao does not rule out the return of the Spanish midfielder to his former club.
Javi Martinez will most likely leave Bayern Munich at the end of the season. The information is spread by the German edition WAZ.
Bilbao Athletic are among the likely future clubs for the Spanish midfielder. The president of Bilbao, Aitor Elizegi, also spoke about the possible return of the 31-year-old player to the Basque club. According to Elizegi, Javi Martinez will be welcomed if he decides to return to his former club. But the last word will be on the sports director, Rafael Alkorta and the head coach, Gaizka Garitano:
“I would like to thank Javi Martinez for talking about the club. Most of our former players always want to return to the club.
Still, the last word is on Alkorta and Garitano, “said Bilbao’s president.
As you know, Javi Martinez moved to Bayern from Athletic Bilbao in the summer of 2012 for 40 million euros. He has scored 13 goals and provided nine assists in 237 Premier League appearances for the German club. Martinez, along with Bayern, have won the Bundesliga eight times, the German Cup five times and the Champions League once.