Bayern Munich are the most successful football club in Germany’s history and a leading name in the world game, the five-time European champions a behemoth of the sport.
Whilst the Bavarians have predictably been home to a wealth of German internationals throughout the years, Bayern have also regularly looked to France for talent in the modern era.
The signing of RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano this summer is the club’s latest addition, and the Bundesliga champions will hope the defender can be the latest French player to make his mark in Munich.
Bayern currently have three players – Lucas Hernandez, Benjamin Pavard and Corentin Tolisso – in the France squad at Euro 2020 and we’ve decided to look back at the club’s storied history of imports from across the border.
Here are the best French players to play for Bayern Munich.