Pepe Reina Set to Sign for German Champions Bayern Munich

Updated: 06 August 2014 10:03 IST

Spanish international goalkeeper Pepe Reina spent last season on loan with Serie A outfit Napoli.

File photo of Pepe Reina.

Spanish international goalkeeper Pepe Reina is set to sign for German champions Bayern Munich from English Premier League runners-up Liverpool, the buying club announced via Twitter on Tuesday.

The 31-year-old -- who spent last season on loan with Serie A outfit Napoli -- is ready to join Bayern according to the club's president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, who added he was just the type of goalkeeper they were looking for.

Reina -- who would be second choice behind German World Cup winning goalkeeper Manuel Neuer -- is due to travel to Munich in the next few days to undergo a medical and sign his contract, according to Rummenigge.

Topics : Jose Manuel Reina Bayern Munchen Liverpool Football
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