The 21-year-old-young, highly rated, fast player who has a strong positional game that makes strong use of his body should remain in Leipzig for a year or two. Leipzig is a strong team-one of the last eight in the Champions League left, Bayern Munich said.
As RB Leipzig mounted a strong title challenge, the French center back made 29 appearances and flourished in Europe before the coronavirus pandemic forced football to be suspended. Upamecano, who has many suitors, is just about to hit the final year of his deal with the club.
The 21-year-old defender has attracted attention across Europe, after impressing for RB Leipzig this season.
RB Leipzig’s Dayot Upamecano has recently been closely linked to a move to Bayern Munich. Former Bayern Munich star Matthaus claims that Upamecano will stay at the Bundesliga uniform for a little longer.
The highly regarded center-back will not go anywhere after the season, according to Sky Germany. Dayot Upamecano, a one-year extension of the central defense contract with RB Leipzig until 2022. He’s not going to transfer to FC Bayern this season.
Instead, Upamecano is believed to have negotiated terms on a one-year contract extension until 2022, which includes a termination clause that will become applicable in the summer of 2021.
The 21-year-old thinks a switch would come a little too early for him this summer, according to Sky. At the same time he is confident that he can take the next step in his growth at RB Leipzig.
The new deal has already been extensively negotiated in Leipzig as the source reports, which will include an exit clause for summer 2021.