ALL POSTS TAGGED "rb-leipzig"

Chelsea

/ 5 days ago

Christopher Nkunku close to joining Chelsea in summer move

Christopher Nkunku, one of the brightest talents in European soccer, appears to be on his way to Stamford Bridge and Chelsea. The current RB Leipzig forward would join the English side in the summer of 2023. Transfer expert Fabrizio Romano reports that Chelsea is dropping around $60 million for the French player. However, this is […]

Chelsea

/ 64 days ago

Christopher Nkunku already completed Chelsea medical – reports

Reports in Germany suggest versatile star Christopher Nkunku already completed a medical for Chelsea. Bild has claimed that Nkunku received a not-so-secret medical in Frankfurt earlier in the current campaign. The Blues are apparently attempting to jump the gun on a transfer for the 24-year-old forward/midfielder. The Telegraph's Matt Law confirmed the German outlet's report. […]

Chelsea

/ 95 days ago

Revisiting Timo Werner's underwhelming spell at Chelsea

When Chelsea acquired Timo Werner in 2020, the German was one of Europe's most promising young forwards. With RB Leipzig, the German amassed an impressive tally of 78 goals in 127 matches in his four seasons. Consistent performances brought European giants to his, and the club's doorstep. Chelsea won the Timo Werner sweepstakes, shelling out […]

Leagues: Bundesliga

/ 163 days ago

Top-scorer Nkunku extends with RB Leipzig until 2026

Berlin (AFP) – RB Leipzig have extended the contract of their top-scoring France forward Christopher Nkunku until 2026, it was announced Thursday. The 24-year-old was in stellar form last season, banging in 35 goals, including 20 in the Bundesliga, plus 19 assists in 50 matches in all competitions. His performances earned him a debut in […]
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German Cup

/ 229 days ago

Surprise semifinalists of the German Cup fight for European spot

Neither Bayern nor Dortmund will play in the DfB-Pokal finals for the first time since 2011. The two German heavyweights, boasting 25 titles combined, exited the competition even before the quarterfinals. With small margins for error and wildly varying Bundesliga standings, this season's DfB-Pokal holds more significance. A guaranteed Europa League spot is up for […]

Leeds United

/ 239 days ago

Jesse Marsch is Leeds's American savior from relegation

Jesse Marsch took over at Elland Road with a demanding task. Not only did Marsch take over a side in the relegation battle in a massively competitive league. He replaced a fan-favorite manager and battled a pre-existing stigma against American coaches in Europe. On one hand, he replaced a manager that got Leeds back to […]