Bundesliga: Strasbourg defender Mohamed Simakan agrees everlasting transfer to RB Leipzig

Bundesliga: Strasbourg defender Mohamed Simakan agrees everlasting transfer to RB Leipzig

In line with native media in Strasbourg, Leipzig are paying round 15 million euros ($17.9 million), for the defender who has performed 44 instances for the Alsace outfit since becoming a member of the membership in July 2017. He has two France under-20 caps.

Bundesliga: Strasbourg defender Mohamed Simakan agrees permanent move to RB Leipzig

File picture of Mohamed Simakan. AFP

Strasbourg: Strasbourg defender Mohamed Simakan will be part of RB Leipzig on the finish of the season, the Ligue 1 group introduced on Monday.

In line with native media in Strasbourg, Leipzig are paying round 15 million euros ($17.9 million), for the defender who has performed 44 instances for the Alsace outfit since becoming a member of the membership in July 2017. He has two France under-20 caps.

The 20-year-old turns into the newest promising defender to depart a French membership for the Bundesliga.

Final week Borussia Dortmund introduced they’d signed Soumaila Coulibaly, 17, from Paris Saint-Germain’s youth academy for subsequent season.

Final summer season, PSG misplaced one other promising defender to the Bundesliga when 18-year-old Tanguy Kouassi joined Bayern Munich. Each had been on the finish of their contracts.

Simakan underwent surgical procedure on his left knee in January. He’s rehabilitating and ought to be again on the pitch within the coming weeks for Strasbourg, who’re fifteenth in Ligue 1.

Leipzig, second within the Bundesliga, mentioned Simakan had signed for 5 seasons.

Leipzig are reportedly shedding one other French defender, Dayot Upamecano, in the summertime to Bayern, who German media say was his first selection amongst golf equipment ready to activate his 43 million euro launch clause.

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