Bayern Munich secured James Rodriguez on a two year loan.
Rodriguez have finally get out of Real Madrid after a frustrating season with the Spanish club.
Manchester United and Chelsea were heavily linked to sign him but Bayern Munich go under the radar and secure a shocking coup.
Bayern Munich chariman describe Rodriguez as the “biggest wish” of Carlo Ancelotti this transfer window.
They both worked together when Ancelotti managed Real Madrid few year back.
They have a very good relationship and once Zidane took over, James do not have any stern opportunity on the first team and was also left out the squad in last season Champions League final against Juventus.
Rodriguez will join the German champions on a two year loan with an option to permanently buy him.
He will earn around £5 million per year during his loan and the deal will go up to £40 million if Bayern were to trigger the buying option in the contract.
The Colombian midfielder left Real Madrid with 36 goals and 41 assists in 111 appearance for Real Madrid.
Rodriguez shows his gratitude to Real Madrid fans by posting a video on his official Instagram account to thank the supporters for the great moments in his career at the Bernabeu.
Queridos madridistas solo me embarga la gratitud por todos los buenos momentos que pase, fueron tres años maravillosos, me voy feliz de haber podido vestir esta camiseta , la cual siempre vestí con mucho orgullo, solo me resta decir gracias por todo el cariño, me llevó conmigo las mejores experiencias, gracias por todo! éxitos siempre. James10