After seven seasons at Bayern Munich, Thiago Alcantara is sold on a new challenge.

The club have ceded to all his demands on a new contract offer, but that has not been enough to sway the midfielder and with one year left on his existing deal, they will not lose him on a free next summer. The 29-year-old is available. The Independent understands his camp see this as a “sensitive time” as he strategises his path forward.

Thiago has been overwhelmingly linked to Liverpool, largely through supposed word from Bayern’s dressing room that the Premier League champions are his destination of choice.

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