Home Bundesliga RB Leipzig Kicker: RB Leipzig may be priced out of Rashica deal

Kicker: RB Leipzig may be priced out of Rashica deal

RB Leipzig may have to scrap plans to sign Werder Bremen winger Milot Rashica this summer, Kicker reports.

Rashica, 24, is a target for Die Roten Bullen but Werder’s Bundesliga survival has impacted his release clause.

Had Werder been relegated, Rashica’s release clause would have dropped to €15m. However, it now remains at €35m.

Leipzig are working on a budget of €25m and want to strengthen six positions, making a deal for Rashica improbable.

However, Werder are desperate for money and have been planning to sell Rashica in the summer.

As a result, the Bremen club could yet reduce their asking price.

Another option is AC Milan, with incoming manager Ralf Rangnick a big fan of Rashica.

Milan have Rashica on a list of potential signings, but Kicker states that only Leipzig have come forward so far.

Kosovo international Rashica had a good season, scoring 11 and assisting five goals for Werder.

SourceKicker

LATEST NEWS

Lazio sell Angola defender Bastos to Saudi side Al-Ain

Saudi Pro League side Al-Ain have completed the signing of centre-back Bastos (Bartolomeu Jacinto Quissanga) from Lazio. Lazio have received a fee of around €800,000...

TMW: AC Milan in contact with agent of Florian Thauvin

AC Milan are in contact with the camp of Marseille winger Florian Thauvin, according to Tuttomercatoweb. Thauvin, 27, is out of contract next June and can...

Benfica consider recalling Gedson Fernandes from Spurs

Benfica are putting serious thought into recalling midfielder Gedson Fernandes from Tottenham in January. The 21-year-old joined Spurs in January on an 18-month loan deal,...

Dinamo Zagreb loan Sporting & Croatia midfielder Misic

Dinamo Zagreb have completed the signing of Sporting CP midfielder Josip Misic on loan until the end of the season. 26-year-old Misic returns to Croatia...

Atletico-MG sign Argentine international Matias Zaracho

Atletico Mineiro have signed Argentine international Matias Zaracho from Racing Club on a five-year deal. https://twitter.com/Atletico/status/1317550530454048769 Zaracho, 22, is a big talent who European clubs including...