Borussia Dortmund have told the Polish striker he will have to see out the final 12 months of his contract

Manchester United's attempts to sign Robert Lewandowski blocked by Borussia Dortmund

The Poland international is among the most coveted strikers in Europe

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Robert Lewandowski celebrates after putting four goals past Real Madrid

By refusing to sell Robert Lewandowski to Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund keep their best striker and their dignity - at least for another 12 months

The defeated Champions League finalists have ruled out selling the Poland international to their rivals

Four star: Robert Lewandowski is said to want a move to the Premier League

Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea may benefit as Borussia Dortmund refuse to sell Robert Lewandowski to rivals Bayern Munich

The Poland international had looked set to join the Champions League winners

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Franck Ribery extends contract at Bayern Munich

The France international has signed a two-year extension

Jupp Heynckes dances the night away

Champions League Final: Viewers treated to spectacular battle between equally admirable football teams as Bayern Munich claimed prize and Borussia Dortmund's fairytale was ended

Klopp cemented his role as the most talked about – and possibly one of the most liked managerial talents in Europe

Robert Lewandowski is set to follow is set to follow Mario Götze and sign for Bayern Munich

Robert Lewandowski move to Bayern Munich from Borussia Dortmund designed for new coach Pep Guardiola

Dortmund's pride has been severely wounded by recent transfer sagas

Robert Lewandowski's agent 'confirms' the forward's transfer to Bayern Munich

The agent for Robert Lewandowski said Monday the Borussia Dortmund striker will transfer to Bayern Munich in a matter of weeks.

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Head Coach Jupp Heynckes of Bayern Munich celebrates after the final whistle (Martin Rose/Getty Images)

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While beaten Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp promises his team will return for another final

Borussia Dortmund 1 Bayern Munich 2 match report: Arjen Robben proves Mr Reliant for for Bayern

Dutchman scores late winner to make sure Munich don't make it three straight European final defeats as they triumph in thrilling all-German showdown

Fans of Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich have arrived in London ahead of the UEFA Champions League final at Wembley Stadium

Champions League final: Biggest German invasion since the fifth century as Borussia Dortmund face Bayern Munich

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There are a few managers who might have signed Robert Lewandowski. But for the Icelandic ash cloud that cancelled his flight, he might have joined Sam Allardyce at Blackburn. He was offered to Roberto Martinez at Wigan, who since Lewandowski had three agents representing him, was unsure what precisely was on the table.

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