Hansi Flick is probably open to returning to Bayern. Xabi Alonso, the successful coach of Bayer Leverkusen, made a decision that surprised many people.

Alonso is said to have been seen as the ideal solution to succeed Bayern coach Thomas Tuchel. Because the Basque is no longer available for the coming summer, Max Eberl and Christoph Freund have to look elsewhere. The once large list has now shrunk, as kicker reports. There are names like Julian Nagelsmann and Roberto De Zerbi on it.