Bayern Munich legend Lothar Matthaus has confirmed Newcastle United’s interest in Niklas Sule during the January transfer window.Sule became a target for Newcastle and Chelsea after entering the final six months of his Bayern contract. His situation led to rumours of a cut-price transfer to the Premier League in January, or at least a summer move once he becomes a free agent.
Bayern chief executive Oliver Kahn gave the two English clubs the green light to sign him on January 26.
“We made him an offer, which he told us he didn’t accept. He wants to leave the club at the end of the season,” …