Bayern Munich legend Lothar Matthaus has criticised Thiago Alcantara's big game displays and said the German champions should consider selling the Spain international for the right fee.
Thiago, 27, signed for Bayern from Barcelona at the start of Pep Guardiola's three-year reign in 2013. The Spain international has won the Bundesliga title five times in succession, and the DFB Pokal twice, but has never progressed past the Champions League semifinals with the Bavarians.
Niko Kovac said "football writes the best stories" after his Eintracht Frankfurt side beat future employer Bayern Munich 3-1 in a dramatic DFB Pokal final.
Kovac will take over as Bayern coach from the retiring Jupp Heynckes in the summer, but led Eintracht to their fifth German Cup success, but first since 1988, denying Bayern a 12th domestic double in Heynckes' final match in charge.
"Football writes the best stories and that's what make this sport so interesting. I'm really pleased for the club,...