FEATURE | The curious case of VfL Wolfsburg – from midtable obscurity to European contenders

Rarely would a team off the back of consecutive relegation play-offs...

RB Leipzig open to selling trio in player overhaul

RB Leipzig are open to selling Jean-Kévin Augustin, Bruma and Stefan Ilsanker, according to Kicker. The trio have found playing time hard to come by while the Bundesliga club will also allow both Yvon Mvogo and Marcelo Saracchi to leave the club on loan. … Read more »

RB Leipzig want to extend Emile Smith Rowe’s loan deal

Kicker report that RB Leipzig are interested in re-signing Arsenal midfielder Emile Smith Rowe on loan next season but with a purchase option. The 18-year-old joined the Bundesliga club on deadline day in January on an initial six-month loan deal, … Read more »

Bayern Munich & Liverpool favourites to sign Timo Werner

Bayern Munich and Liverpool remain favourites to sign RB Leipzig forward Timo Werner, but now face competition from Paris Saint-Germain, according to Kicker. The Germany international is reluctant to signing a contract extension with the Bundesliga cub, which expires next … Read more »

Official | Wolfsburg to appoint Oliver Glasner as head coach

Wolfsburg have announced LASK Linz head coach Oliver Glasner as Bruno Labbadia’s successor, the Austrian will take on his new role this summer. Glasner (44) said: “In the talks with Jörg Schmadtke and Marcel Schäfer we quickly realised that we have the same … Read more »

Wolfsburg reach agreement to sign Kevin Mbabu

Wolfsburg sporting director Jörg Schmadtke has confirmed the Bundesliga club have reached an agreement with Kevin Mbabu, who will join on a three-year contract, according to Kicker. While a transfer fee has yet to be agreed with BSC Young Boys, … Read more »