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Germany: Bayern Munich squad gears up for Oktoberfest

Germany, Munich
September 02, 2019 at 06:17 GMT +00:00 · Published

FC Bayern Munich football team attended a traditional photo shoot wearing Bavarian leather trousers - Lederhosen, in the Bavarian city of Munich on Sunday, ahead of Oktoberfest beer festival that starts in the end of September.

Even though for many players the Lederhosen photo shoot became an annual routine, for Brazilian Philippe Coutinho, who recently joined the squad this event was the first one.

"Yeah, I now it is cultural and you know, I want to be part of this and also my family," stressed Coutinho, adding that the outfit looked good.

Another Bayern player Joshua Kimmich added that he prefers to wear leather trousers not only for a short photo shoot, but cannot wait till Oktoberfest kicks off to wear it longer.

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FC Bayern Munich football team attended a traditional photo shoot wearing Bavarian leather trousers - Lederhosen, in the Bavarian city of Munich on Sunday, ahead of Oktoberfest beer festival that starts in the end of September.

Even though for many players the Lederhosen photo shoot became an annual routine, for Brazilian Philippe Coutinho, who recently joined the squad this event was the first one.

"Yeah, I now it is cultural and you know, I want to be part of this and also my family," stressed Coutinho, adding that the outfit looked good.

Another Bayern player Joshua Kimmich added that he prefers to wear leather trousers not only for a short photo shoot, but cannot wait till Oktoberfest kicks off to wear it longer.

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