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Lewandowski Reveals Dortmund Grudge
ESPN FC, July 29th, 2013 1:34PM

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Robert Lewandowski revealed he has “a problem” with Borussia Dortmund CEO Aki Watzke for not allowing him to join German and European champion Bayern Munich. Speaking with Sky following Dortmund’s 4-2 German Super Cup win against Bayern Munich on Saturday, the Poland international said, “When I am on the field, I want to play well and score goals. That is the most important thing for me, no matter where I play.” However, he added: “I feel fine in the team, but with other people I do have a problem. That is a difficult issue.”

That statement appeared to be directed squarely at Watzke and sporting director Michael Zorc, who refused to allow the 24-year-old to move to Bayern this summer. Watzke, meanwhile, responded by telling Bild: “It’s obvious Robert is focused on me, but I need to make decisions for the good of the club. I can accept that Robert bears a small grudge against me.”

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