Football: Lahm, Mueller sign contract extensions at Bayern
Published on Jun 11, 2014 5:06 PM
(REUTERS) - Germany captain Philipp Lahm and winger Thomas Mueller have signed new deals that add two years to their existing contracts at Bayern Munich, the Bundesliga club said on Wednesday.
Bayern skipper Lahm, who can play either at full-back or as a holding midfielder, extended his deal with the German champions until 2018, while the 24-year-old Mueller's agreement now runs until 2019.
"Both Philipp Lahm and Thomas Mueller are very important elements of Bayern Munich," Bayern CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said in a statement on the club's website (www.fcbayern.de).
"Both have remained faithful to this club right from the very start of their careers and they are also going to play an important role here in the future.
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