Thiago extends Bayern Munich contract
Spanish international midfielder Thiago has extended his contract with Bayern Munich to 2019, the Bundesliga champions said Thursday. Thiago, 24, joined Bayern from Barcelona in 2013 and has added two more years to his previous deal which was due to expire in 2017. "We are happy that Thiago has decided to stay with Bayern long-term," Chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge told the club homepage. "He is young and an important player for the future of the club."