How big will the upheaval at RB Leipzig be in the summer?
Dayot Upamecano (22) goes to Bayern. Marcel Sabitzer (26) has aroused great interest among English clubs. And suddenly it is no longer so clear whether the winger Christopher Nkunku (23) will fulfill his contract in Leipzig, which will run until 2024.
Because Nkunku broke up with his former agent José-Pierre Fanfan (45) at the end of last year. He made the move for 13 million euros from PSG to Leipzig in the summer of 2019.
Now the French star advisor trusts Pini Zahavi (77), who also looks after Robert Lewandowski (32) and David Alaba (28) from FC Bayern. Zahavi is known as a tough negotiator and was once described by ex-Bayern boss Uli Hoeneß as a “greedy piranha”.
According to “Fußballtransfers.com”, the Israeli is said to have signaled interest from Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal FC for his offensive gem. Even FC Barcelona are said to have Nkunku on the list. Is the interest real? It is also possible that Schlitzohr Zahavi wants to put pressure on Leipzig – to seek a contract extension on better terms.
There are no concrete offers. Of course, if things get really serious, the transfer fee would have to be in the range of the market value of Nkunku (40 million euros). At least…