Arjen Robben signs new deal with Bayern Munich

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Arjen Robben has signed a new contract at Bayern Munich

Former Netherlands forward Arjen Robben has agreed a new one-year deal at German champions Bayern Munich.

The 34-year-old, who arrived from Real Madrid in 2009, has helped Bayern to seven Bundesliga titles and a Champions League triumph in 2013.



Brazilian defender Rafinha, 32, has also agreed a one-year extension.

“We are delighted that we will be extending these deserving players by another year,” Bayern sports director Hasan Salihamidzic said.

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“Both Arjen Robben and Rafinha will play an important role in our plans for the upcoming season.”

Another Bayern veteran – 35-year-old French midfielder Franck Ribery – signed a one-year contract extension with the club last week.