Rummenigge is quoted as saying Hitzfeld was "close to finishing his work here" and would "be leaving at the end of the season".
However, Bayern released a press release denying the comments had been made, with Rummenigge writing: "I can swear that I neither gave an interview to Marca nor any other Spanish journalist. Neither have I made any such comments."
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