Jorge Meré persuaded Dani Olmo to join RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig midfielder Dani Olmo has revealed that FC Köln defender Jorge Meré persuaded his Spanish compatriot to move to the Bundesliga.

“He recommended that I switch to the Bundesliga and said that this could be the right step in my development,” said Olmo.

The Spain international has played six Bundesliga games and created one since his €19 million switch from Dinamo Zagreb during the January window.

“There’s a lot more to come from me,” Olmo told RB Leipzig’s website.

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