Philippe Coutinho, on his debut


Coutinho debuts with Bayern winning Schalke

Published:25/08/2019 - 15:20h

Updated:25/08/2019 - 15:20h

Coutinho was able to play his first minutes as a Bayern Munich player. He entered in 57 and watched as Lewandowski resolved the match against Schalke

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This weekend, Philippe Coutinho debuted with the Bayern of Munich in the party of the second day of the Bundesliga that the Bavarian group contested in the field of the Schalke 04. The Brazilian midfield player yielded by the FC Barcelona went in in the terrain of game in the minute 57 substituting to Thomas Müller.

The party resolved of clear and conclusive form thanks to the figure of Robert Lewandowski, that annotated three goals, two of them without Coutinho in the field. When the Brazilian went in, the party was encarrilado and could have his first takings of contact with his new mates in official party without pressure.

The carioca did not risk too much in his played and treated to keep the composure, but saw him quite fine and voluntarioso. It tried a pair of dribblings that went out him and even tried a pipe that could not complete because it finish receiving lacking. His debut gave good vibrations and the aim is that it finish turning into an important footballer for the German group.

It is necessary to remember that the FC Barcelona​ yielded to the Bayern of Munich to Coutinho in return that the Bavarians do charge of the whole of his index card and of an economic remuneration of some 8 million euros for the culés. To final of season, the current champion of the Bundesliga will have an option of purchase no compulsory of 120 'kilos'.

Kovac Commented the state of form of Coutinho

Niko Kovac, technician of the Bayern, has clear that Coutinho goes to be an important footballer inside his plans, but also is conscious that the carioca is not physically to the necessary level to play a whole party. This summer, the new '10' of the Bayern played the Glass America and went back later on holiday, by what did not arrive in a state of optimum form.

Thus, it gave him little more than half hour in the second time and did not put him to title. "He still has not reached the form that needs. He same has said it and that is also our impression", ensured the trainer germano-Croat during a recent press conference. "We do not go to burn it although some wanted to that we did it", sentenced.

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