RB Leipzig have announced the signing of RB Salzburg attacker Hwang Hee-chan on a five-year contract for a reported €9 million plus future incentives.
“Hwang Hee-chan fits our profile perfectly,” said RB Leipzig sporting director Markus Krösche. “He can play anywhere in attack, on the wings or through the middle. He gives us even more flexibility, with his pace and movement
“Hwang Hee-chan had a brilliant season in Austria, impressing as a goalscorer and provider, and in the Champions League.”
The South Korea international scored 16 goals and created 21 in 38 games across all competitions this season for Jesse March’s RB Salzburg.