Bayern Munich have ruled themselves out of the running to sign Hoffenheim forward Roberto Firmino, leaving Arsenal as the favourites to snap up the Brazilian, according to the Daily Mirror.
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Bayern’s sporting director Matthias Sammer is quoted as saying the club were not chasing the talented 23-year-old, who has been one of the most on-form attacking midfield players in Germany this season.
Sporting director Matthias Sammer is quoted as saying: “Firmino is a great player.
“But these stories have originated with his agent. We are not interested in signing Firmino.”