Philippe Coutinho, the midfielder touted as the next big thing at Bayern Munich, has taken to the training pitch at his new club for the first time. However, he is only on loan from Barcelona...
Once the world's third most expensive footballer, Coutinho's move to Bayern Munich looked a lifeline after a tough time at Barcelona. The Brazilian has rediscovered his mojo ahead of a Champions League clash with Spurs.
Bayern Munich's title hopes have been boosted by the capture of Philippe Coutinho on a loan deal from Barcelona. The playmaker takes over the No.10 jersey previously worn by Bayern legend Arjen Robben.
After playing just 67 minutes in the last five Bundesliga games, Thomas Müller is not happy, with some reports even linking him with a move away from Bayern. The situation on Säbener Strasse remains delicate.
Bayern Munich have been crying out for a new playmaker to excel in the No.10 role. In recent years, Mario Götze and James Rodriguez have failed to truly find their feet but Philippe Coutinho may prove to be the answer.
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