It is almost certain that Timo Werner RB will leave Leipzig for Chelsea in the summer. Julian Nagelsmann still sticks to the facts.
“The change is not yet fixed, you have to emphasize that,” said the 32-year-old in the “double pass” Sport1 and added: “I am a trainer who has a realistic view and sometimes dreams.”
Previously she had image reports that the announcement of the international’s move to the Blues would be postponed due to the deadline for his exit clause. Contrary to what was initially assumed, this does not expire on June 15, but one month later.
Nagelsmann on exits: “Aware that one or the other highly talented player is leaving us”
The loss of the best Leipzig scorer would leave traces, according to Nagelsmann. “If Timo leaves us, 36 scorer points will break away. If top players leave, there is a gap for now. It is up to us to fill these gaps,” he said.
The trainer of the Saxons also expects further departures. “I am aware that one or the other highly talented player is leaving us. It is then up to us to find new players who can follow in great footsteps,” said Nagelsmann, referring to the coming season: “We have a few players in the We want to make meaningful transfers and also have a look at financial matters. We will have the options to sign good players. ”