RB Leipzig’s star-rated defender Dayot Upamecano has extended his contract at RB Leipzig to 2023!
The highly-rated defender who was being chased by a host of English clubs and Real Madrid and Barcelona has now penned a new contract that will see him stay at Leipzig until 2023.
The new contract also incidentally has a release clause of €60m.
The young Frenchman who has impressed everyone was being chased hotly by Manchester City and Manchester United.
fter agreeing his new deal, Upamecano told Leipzig’s website: “I feel right at home here in Leipzig – the overall package is perfect.
“We had good conversations, which showed to me that extending my contract was the right decision for me to make. Our young and hungry team is part of an ambitious club.
“I want to take the next step with Leipzig and reach our aims, because I’m convinced by the way we play our football. I have been in Leipzig for over three years and I have continued to improve alongside the team’s development.
“I want to carry on developing personally, and I think Julian Nagelsmann is a coach that can bring me to the next level.”
It now remains to be seen who can get him next!