Home » Tag Archives: RB Leipzig

Tag Archives: RB Leipzig

Gunners leading the race to sign Dutch forward

arsenal fc

Arsenal are leading the race to sign Dutch forward Xavi Simmons who impressed playing against them for PSV Eindhoven in the Europa League last season. He spent just the one year with them before rejoining PSG last summer, but was immediately sent out on loan to RB Leipzig. Simons has enjoyed a productive season with the Bundesliga club, assisting nine ...

Read More »

Chelsea scouting RB Leipzig striker

chelsea fc

Chelsea’s need for a top level striker remains, and, with Christopher Jackson only fit enough to start from the bench against Arsenal, they were forced to go into the game without a recognised front man. Victor Osimhen and Ivan Toney both remain major targets, but alternatives are being considered if they are not available. And one of those under consideration ...

Read More »

Belgian striker now linked to Chelsea

chelsea fc

Belgian Loïs Openda is the latest striker being linked with a move to Chelsea, even though he only joined RB Leipzig in the summer. He had first come to prominence in Belgium with Club Brugge, before spending two seasons in Dutch football with Vitesse Arnhem on loan. However, it was his one season with Lens in Ligue 1 that persuaded ...

Read More »

Balogun suitors line-up

arsenal fc

There are a whole host of clubs who want to sign Arsenal striker Folarin Balugun. The forward, who has recently switched his international allegiance from England to the USA has just concluded a highly successful loan spell in Ligue 1 with Reims, scoring 22 goals in 39 appearances in all competitions last season. Whilst the Gunners would dearly like to ...

Read More »

Gunners looking to recruit French defender

arsenal fc

As Mikel Arteta reviews where Arsenal’s title challenge slipped away, the link between the absence of William Saliba in the closing weeks of the season and the decline in results is inescapable. It has highlighted the need for top quality reinforcements in one of the key positions on the pitch, with back-ups like Rob Holding clearly not at the elite ...

Read More »

Gunners expected to sell Balogun

arsenal fc

Arsenal are expected to sell striker Flo Balogun this summer. The 21 year old has been enjoying a highly productive season on loan in Ligue 1 with Reims, where he is second only to Kylian Mbappé this season in terms of top flight goals scored in French football. However, he has made clear that, when he returns to the Emirates ...

Read More »

Real ready to bid for Chelsea target

chelsea fc

Chelsea may be set to miss out on one of their man transfer targets. That follows news that Real Madrid may be ready to pay up to £80 million to sign Joško Gvardiol from RB Leipzig. Already highly rated across Europe, Gvardiol has only burnished his reputation with his performances for Croatia at the World Cup in Qatar, and has ...

Read More »

Chelsea agree Nkonku deal

chelsea fc

Chelsea have agreed  a deal to sign RB Leipzig forward Christopher Nkonku in the January transfer window. The striker has been ruled out of the World Cup after picking up an injury in training on the eve of the tournament, leaving him with a knee sprain. Although that means he will miss out on the action in Qatar, it is ...

Read More »

Leipzig forward already close to Chelsea move

chelsea fc

The move of RB Leipzig forward Christopher Nkunku to Chelsea next summer is already reported to be an advance stage with news that he has already completed a medical with the West London club. The French international scored 35 goals and was responsible for a further 15 assists in the Bundesliga last season, and it is believed that Chelsea are ...

Read More »

Werner returns to Leipzig

chelsea fc

Timo Werner has re-joined RB Leipzig two years after leaving the Bundesliga side. He was bought by Chelsea for £47.5 million in the summer of 2020 in the hopes that he could produce the same goal return as he had achieved at the German club. But he struggled in the Premier League and became more renowned for his high profile ...

Read More »