Bayern Munich reportedly passed on the opportunity to sign Jadon Sancho from Manchester City before the English youngster signed for Bundesliga rivals Borussia Dortmund.
Sancho has enjoyed a breakout season for Dortmund thus far, scoring once and contributing six assists in just 214 minutes of Bundesliga action. His eye catching performances earned him a call up to Gareth Southgate’s latest England squad, and it appears the speedy winger is on track to becoming one of the Bundesliga’s best players.
But it could’ve been all so different for the youngster, as according to SportBild (via 90min.de), Bayern Munich
Bayern’s loss was Dortmund’s gain though, and BVB
A real honour putting the England shirt on tonight and representing my country. Thank you to everyone for the messages! The journey continues….🏴❤🦁 pic.twitter.com/ab2yj4H3HT
— Jadon Sancho (@Sanchooo10) October 12, 2018
There’s no telling whether Sancho would have propelled Bayern up the table in an alternate universe, but one thing’s for sure, it’s Dortmund’s future that looks considerably brighter with the winger in their ranks.