Tag: RB Leipzig

LEIPZIG, GERMANY: Christopher Nkunku of RB Leipzig controls the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group H stage match between RB Leipzig and Paris Saint-Germain at Red Bull Arena on November 04, 2020. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Manchester United could derail Arteta’s move for RB Leipzig midfielder

Arsenal will face competition from Manchester United and Tottenham for the signing of Christopher Nkunku this summer.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY: Christopher Nkunku of RB Leipzig celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group H stage match between RB Leipzig and Paris Saint-Germain at Red Bull Arena on November 04, 2020. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

£40m unsettled RB Leipzig midfielder attracts Arsenal

Arsenal are looking at a move for Christopher Nkunku this summer, who is unsettled with RB Leipzig, according to reports in Germany.
LEIPZIG, SAXONY - JANUARY 19: Ibrahima Konate of Leipzig during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and Borussia Dortmund at Red Bull Arena on January 19, 2019 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Karina Hessland/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal track RB Leipzig 21yo with 3 possible departures looming

Arsenal are tracking RB Leipzig defender Ibrahima Konate ahead of the summer, amid uncertainties surrounding their current centre-backs.
Schalke's Welsh forward Rabbi Matondo and Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano vie for the ball during the German First division Bundesliga football match between FC Schalke 04 and RB Leipzig on February 22, 2020, in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany. (Photo by SASCHA SCHUERMANN / AFP)

Arsenal transfer rumour to finally die as 22yo agrees to join Bayern Munich

It looks like we can finally put to bed that yearly Dayot Upamecano-to-Arsenal rumour, as he's leaving RB Leipzig for Bayern Munich.
Leipzig's Austrian midfielder Marcel Sabitzer celebrates scoring the 2-0 during the UEFA Champions League football match between RB Leipzig and Tottenham Hotspur, in Leipzig, eastern Germany on March 10, 2020. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal interested in RB Leipzig’s 26-year-old midfielder

Arsenal are among the possible buyers for RB Leipzig's Marcel Sabitzer, according to reports in Germany, though they haven't made contact yet.
Folarin Balogun of Arsenal scores during the UEFA Europa League match between Molde and Arsenal on November 26, 2020 in Molde. Photo: Marius Simensen / BILDBYRAN

Folarin Balogun contract reports not true says trusted journalist

RB Leipzig haven't made any official bid to sign Folarin Balogun this summer, contrary to recent reports of a pre-contract agreement with the club.

“Here we go”: Reliable journalist gives Arsenal target transfer update

Fabrizio Romano claims Dominik Szoboszlai has now made his decision for a January transfer, holding a medical this week.

Arsenal transfer hopes still alive as Szoboszlai speaks out

Dominik Szoboszlai suggests he still hasn't made a final decision on his future, amid the rumours strongly linking him with a move to RB Leipzig.

Arsenal target close to completing move

Dominik Szoboszlai is close to completing a move to RB Leipzig, choosing the Bundesliga club over interest from all over Europe, according to a report.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY: Christopher Nkunku of RB Leipzig celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group H stage match between RB Leipzig and Paris Saint-Germain at Red Bull Arena on November 04, 2020. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Nkunku draws interest from Arsenal for potential transfer

Christopher Nkunku is catching the eye at Arsenal, who are dealing with the player ahead of a potential transfer, according to a report.
SALZBURG, AUSTRIA: Dominik Szoboszlai of RB Salzburg in action during the UEFA Champions League Group A stage match between RB Salzburg and Lokomotiv Moskva at Red Bull Arena on October 21, 2020. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Arsenal target on verge of €20m move to RB Leipzig

Arsenal-linked Dominik Szoboszlai is on the verge of completing a winter transfer from RB Salzburg to RB Leipzig, according to reports in Germany.
Schalke's Welsh forward Rabbi Matondo and Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano vie for the ball during the German First division Bundesliga football match between FC Schalke 04 and RB Leipzig on February 22, 2020, in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany. (Photo by SASCHA SCHUERMANN / AFP)

Blow to Arsenal as transfer target signs new 3-year contract extension

Dayot Upamecano announced his new three-year deal with RB Leipzig on Friday, putting the transfer rumours to bed for another year.
Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano (L) and Bremen's Dutch defender Davy Klaassen vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match RB Leipzig vs SV Werder Bremen, in Leipzig, eastern Germany on February 15, 2020. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP)

Arsenal target makes contract decision and it's not good news

Dayot Upamecano will extend his contract with RB Leipzig and stay with the club for the coming season, according to reports in Germany.
Schalke's Welsh forward Rabbi Matondo and Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano vie for the ball during the German First division Bundesliga football match between FC Schalke 04 and RB Leipzig on February 22, 2020, in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany. (Photo by SASCHA SCHUERMANN / AFP)

Boost for Arsenal in Upamecano transfer race as his demands become clear

Dayot Upamecano is keen on a move away from RB Leipzig this summer, but he doesn't want to join one of Europe's top teams to sit on the bench.
Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano (L) and Bremen's Dutch defender Davy Klaassen vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match RB Leipzig vs SV Werder Bremen, in Leipzig, eastern Germany on February 15, 2020. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP)

No contract extension: Leipzig director admits club could sell Arsenal target this summer

RB Leipzig director Oliver Mintzlaff denies an agreement over a contract extension for Dayot Upamecano, admitting they may sell this summer.
Schalke's Welsh forward Rabbi Matondo and Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano vie for the ball during the German First division Bundesliga football match between FC Schalke 04 and RB Leipzig on February 22, 2020, in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany. (Photo by SASCHA SCHUERMANN / AFP)

Arsenal target now set to sign 1-year extension with new release clause

Dayot Upamecano now looks like signing a one-year extension to his contract with RB Leipzig, containing a new release clause for 2021.
Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano (L) and Bremen's Dutch defender Davy Klaassen vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match RB Leipzig vs SV Werder Bremen, in Leipzig, eastern Germany on February 15, 2020. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP)

Upamecano's transfer priorities bring mixed news for Arsenal

Dayot Upamecano is prioritising playing time at the highest level when deciding which club to join this summer, according to reports in France.
Schalke's Welsh forward Rabbi Matondo and Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano vie for the ball during the German First division Bundesliga football match between FC Schalke 04 and RB Leipzig on February 22, 2020, in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany. (Photo by SASCHA SCHUERMANN / AFP)

Upamecano almost certain to leave Leipzig this summer

Dayot Upamecano is almost certain to leave RB Leipzig this summer, with Arsenal just one of many clubs on his case, according to reports.
Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano (L) and Bremen's Dutch defender Davy Klaassen vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match RB Leipzig vs SV Werder Bremen, in Leipzig, eastern Germany on February 15, 2020. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP)

Manchester United and Manchester City join Arsenal in race for €60m centre-back

Manchester United and Manchester City are the latest teams to join Arsenal in the race to sign Dayot Upamecano this summer, according to reports.
Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano (L) and Bremen's Dutch defender Davy Klaassen vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match RB Leipzig vs SV Werder Bremen, in Leipzig, eastern Germany on February 15, 2020. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP)

Real Madrid enter the race for summer Arsenal target

Arsenal face heavy competition in the race for Dayot Upamecano this summer, with Zinedine Zidane reportedly pushing Real Madrid to make a move.
Schalke's Welsh forward Rabbi Matondo and Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano vie for the ball during the German First division Bundesliga football match between FC Schalke 04 and RB Leipzig on February 22, 2020, in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany. (Photo by SASCHA SCHUERMANN / AFP)

RB Leipzig director issues warning to Arsenal target amid summer transfer reports

RB Leipzig sporting director Markus Krosche warns Dayot Upamecano to take his time deciding his future, ahead of a potential summer transfer.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - MARCH 10: Marcel Sabitzer of Leipzig celebrates his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg match between RB Leipzig and Tottenham Hotspur at Red Bull Arena on March 10, 2020, in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal want summer transfer for €40m midfielder who scored twice against Spurs

Arsenal are one of the suitors for RB Leipzig midfielder Marcel Sabitzer ahead of the summer transfer window, according to reports in Italy.
Schalke's Welsh forward Rabbi Matondo and Leipzig's French defender Dayot Upamecano vie for the ball during the German First division Bundesliga football match between FC Schalke 04 and RB Leipzig on February 22, 2020, in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany. (Photo by SASCHA SCHUERMANN / AFP)

Arsenal have €60m Upamecano on their summer transfer shortlist

RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano is on the Arsenal transfer shortlist for the summer, according to reports in England.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 21: Dayot Upamecano of RB Leipzig jumps for a header with Tin Jedvaj and Sergio Cordova of FC Augsburg during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and FC Augsburg at Red Bull Arena on December 21, 2019 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Boris Streubel/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal plan to return for €60m defender this summer: He dreams of PL move

Arsenal want to sign Dayot Upamecano from RB Leipzig this summer, with the player refusing to sign a contract extension with his current club.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 21: Dayot Upamecano of RB Leipzig jumps for a header with Tin Jedvaj and Sergio Cordova of FC Augsburg during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and FC Augsburg at Red Bull Arena on December 21, 2019 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Boris Streubel/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal to provide £40m to fix centreback problem in January

Arsenal will reportedly provide Mikel Arteta with money to spend in January in the hopes he can fix their defence and Dayot Upamecano is once again on top of their list.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 11: Dayot Upamecano of Leipzig reacts during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Red Bull Arena on November 11, 2018 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

German reports confirm €60m Arsenal bid for defender this summer - €80m release clause

Arsenal bid €60m for Dayot Upamecano this summer, and RB Leipzig are trying to extend his contract to remove an €80m release clause, according to reports in Germany.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 11: Dayot Upamecano of Leipzig reacts during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Red Bull Arena on November 11, 2018 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Journalist confirms Arsenal sent scouts to RB Leipzig match amid links to star defender

Arsenal scouts were in attendance for Benfica's match against RB Leipzig earlier in the week, amid reports of interest in a couple of Leipzig's players.
Arsenal's English midfielder Emile Smith Rowe (L) is chsed by Brentford's English defender Ezri Konsa during the English League Cup third round football match between Arsenal and Brentford at the Emirates Stadium in London on September 26, 2018. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP)

Emile Smith Rowe set for loan if he can get fit

Emile Smith Rowe is set to go on loan this summer, but his destination will only be decided when he's fit again, according to reports.
Arsenal Emile Smith Rowe celebrates his scoring during UEFA Europa League, Group E, football match Vorskla FC vs Arsenal FC at the Olympiyski Stadium in Kiev on November 29, 2018. (Photo by SERGEI SUPINSKY / AFP / Getty Images)

Exciting Arsenal loanee set to return as club stall on 2nd-loan negotiations

Emile Smith Rowe is set to return to Arsenal this summer, as the Gunners stall on negotiations for a second loan to RB Leipzig next season.

Arsenal loanee finally returns from injury to appear against Bayern Munich

Emile Smith Rowe returned from the second injury of his loan spell on Saturday, coming off the bench for RB Leipzig against Bayern Munich.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 10: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on March 10, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal set to lose another chief scout after RB Leipzig swoop

Arsenal are set to lose their chief German scout Moritz Volz to RB Leipzig this summer, as he plans to take a first-team coaching role with the Bundesliga club.
Emile Smith Rowe coming on for his debut for loan club RB Leipzig (Photo via Twitter / @RBLeipzig_EN)

Arsenal make decision on Emile Smith Rowe option to buy

After Emile Smith Rowe's first attempt at playing regular senior football has been heavily disrupted by injuries, the feeling is that he's set for another temporary transfer next season.
Emile Smith Rowe making his debut for RB Leipzig (Photo via Tribuna.com)

Arsenal midfielder 'happy' to finally return from injury

Emile Smith Rowe is pleased to have made it back onto the pitch for RB Leipzig on Saturday, finally making his debut months after he completed his loan transfer.

Arsenal midfielder finally rejoins first-team training after groin injury

Just over two months after completing his loan move to RB Leipzig, Emile Smith Rowe has finally joined up with the Bundesliga club's first team for training.

Emile Smith Rowe on his injury, position and Mesut Ozil as a role model

Emile Smith Rowe has revealed he is a fan of Mesut Ozil and has been discussing his injury problems, when he will return from fitness, and his best position.
Reiss Nelson (Photo via Twitter / ReissNelson9)

RB Leipzig want to sign exciting Arsenal academy star this summer

RB Leipzig are interested in signing Arsenal teenager Reiss Nelson at the end of his TSG Hoffenheim loan spell this summer, according to reports in Germany.

Exciting Arsenal midfielder hoping to play again 'soon'

Emile Smith Rowe has revealed he is a fan of Mesut Ozil and has been discussing his injury problems, when he will return from fitness, and his best position.
Sven Mislintat, formerly of Borussia Dortmund, has become Arsenal's new Head of Recruitment.

Confusing Arsenal decision could benefit RB Leipzig

Sven Mislintat is one of the names in the frame for the sports director role at RB Leipzig.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 16: Emil Forsberg of RB Leipzig looks on during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and Borussia Moenchengladbach at Red Bull Arena on September 16, 2017 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Boris Streubel/Bongarts/Getty Images )

Former Arsenal target hints at possible exit: Move back on as Özil replacement?

Emil Forsberg says he doesn't think RB Leipzig want players in their thirties, and he's not sure he'll stay in Germany that long, with old dreams of playing Italy, Spain or England.

Arsenal midfielder pictured back in training: Could he start next game?

Emile Smith Rowe has returned to training with RB Leipzig, albeit on an individual basis for the time being, as they prepare to face TSG Hoffenheim.