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May 7, 2018

James wants to stay on at Bayern Munich

James Rodriguez

James Rodriguez who joined Bayern Munich on loan from Real Madrid wants to make his stay permanent after admitting that the Bundesliga has surpassed his expectations.

James Rodriguez

James has impressed since joining the , registering seven goals and 11 assists in 22 Bundesliga appearances in 2017-18.

Although James’ contract has the option of making the deal permanent for €42million, club chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge stressed there was no rush over triggering the clause.

“I’m doing very well ,  James told reporters after Bayern’s 3-1 win over Cologne on Saturday:

“It’s a good league here in Germany, the stadiums are full. I came here with a different perception.

“I’m fine, I hope I stay here. I feel very good.”

James will hope to further prove his potential when he represents Colombia at the 2018 FiFA World Cup.