Bayern Munich ace Franck Ribery shuts down Premier League rumours

Bayern Munich ace Franck Ribery has ruled out a Premier League career swansong.

The Frenchman has long been linked with the likes of Chelsea and Manchester United, however, Ribery says he would like to coach the club’s youth team after hanging up his boots.

Speaking at a press conference in Munich on Thursday, the 32-year-old said he would like nothing more than to extend his current contract with the Bavarians, which expires in 2017, before guiding the club’s youngsters.

“Ribery and Bayern together is like a heart,” he said. 

“It would be nice if I could become coach of a youth team when I end my career – we’ll see.”

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