Governor of Bavaria favoured to be centre-right candidate in Germany’s election

The chairman of the German Christian Democratic Party (CDU), Armin Laschet, left, and the chairman of the German Christian Social Union (CSU), Markus Soeder, right (Michael Kappeler/AP)
The chairman of the German Christian Democratic Party (CDU), Armin Laschet, left, and the chairman of the German Christian Social Union (CSU), Markus Soeder, right (Michael Kappeler/AP)