Thiago Alcantara to Bayern Munich? Thiago Alcantara has been linked to Manchester United throughout this transfer window. Rumors started at the very beginning of the window, and have persisted since. But it seems that Pep Guardiola has different ideas. The new Bayern manager stated in a press conference: “I have asked (Matthias) Sammer and (Karl-Heinz) Rummenigge to sign Thiago… I don’t know what will happen in the future, but I would like to work with him at Bayern. I would like to sign Thiago because he is from Barcelona and I know him really well… he is a really good player…It’ll be him or no one.” Guardiola managed Thiago in the Barcelona B side; while they have both come a long way since then, one wonders how much influence Pep’s words would have on Thiago. THT’s Verdict: Likely. Logically, a move to Manchester United makes a lot more sense for Thiago. He seeks regular playing time, and at United he […]