Bayern sign Sebastian Rode from Frankfurt
Munich, Monday 14 April: FC Bayern have today completed the signing of 23-year-old midfielder Sebastian Rode from Eintracht Frankfurt. The defensive specialist put his name to a four-year contract in Munich and will join his new club on 1 July 2014.
“I’m delighted the transfer has gone through,” commented the Germany U-21 international. “FC Bayern is the next big step for me. I want to continue developing as a player in Munich and win lots of trophies with my future team-mates.“
“Sebastian Rode is an excellent professional, embodying the highest levels of professionalism and dynamism,” commented FC Bayern board director for sport Matthias Sammer. “I’m certain he’ll bring momentum and flair to our team as we tackle our future challenges.”