Contract negotiations with Youssoufa Moukoko continue to be delayed. Borussia Dortmund wanted to sign a Turkish talent. Thomas Meunier is apparently still the focus of FC Barcelona. All news and rumors about BVB at a glance.
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BVB, rumour: Moukoko extension is further delayed
Negotiations on Youssoufa Moukoko’s new contract with Borussia Dortmund continue to be delayed. Hopes that he will reach a new working paper upon reaching his 18th birthday on November 20th are loudly coming true sports1 Not. There had recently been speculation about this.
According to the report, there is no new status in the stalled negotiations between Borussia and the attacker. New talks planned for mid-September have been postponed until after the tournament in Qatar because of the teenager’s unexpected World Cup nomination.
Nevertheless, BVB’s chances of reaching an agreement are good, according to the report. Dortmund should offer their attacker an annual salary of five million euros.
Moukoko himself said on Saturday at a press conference on the question of his future: “I’ll make my decision, no matter how. I feel very comfortable in Dortmund, I can feel the coach’s trust. In the end you’ll find out whether I’m going to stay or not Not.”
BVB, rumour: Are you interested in a Turkish junior international?
Borussia Dortmund is said to have dealt intensively with the commitment of the Turkish U21 international Ersin Destanoglu in the summer. According to the Turkish newspaper fanaticism the keeper of Besiktas Istanbul was a hot candidate for the post of Kobel representative. However, a scout’s veto ultimately led to the Black and Yellows refraining from a transfer.
While two other observers recommended Destanoglu’s commitment, the third scout’s assessment that Destanoglu might not be a team player was decisive.
Destanoglu, who was also traded as a new signing at Dortmund’s archrival Schalke 04, is a regular keeper at Besiktas and is still under contract there after an extension in October until 2026. A few months ago, BVB signed Alexander Meyer instead of the young Turk. The 31-year-old came from Regensburg on a free transfer.
BVB, rumour: FC Barcelona keen on Meunier again?
FC Barcelona are reportedly interested in signing Thomas Meunier from Borussia Dortmund. This is reported by the Spanish sports newspaper Mundo Deportivo. Accordingly, the Catalans have already contacted the Belgian.
Barça have been interested in Meunier in the last two transfer phases, but there was no change. “It could have happened. Barcelona were looking for a reliable right-back at an affordable price. I fitted their profile,” explained Meunier Het Laatste Nieuws. Allegedly, Dortmund’s transfer fee was too high: they would have asked for between 15 and 20 million euros for Meunier.
Barça are looking for a right-back as the club are currently unhappy with Héctor Bellerín and Sergi Roberto. Sergiño Dest, who was also bought for this position, now plays for AC Milan.
According to the report, Barcelona want to bring Meunier as early as January. After the player himself has allegedly been contacted, the Catalans would have to approach BVB and agree on a transfer fee with the Black and Yellows so that the transfer can take place. Meunier still has a contract in Dortmund that runs until 2024.
BVB, upcoming games: Schedule of the Asian tour of Borussia Dortmund
|24.11., 1.30 p.m||Lion City Sailors|
|November 28, 12 p.m||Johor Darul Takzim FC|
|November 30, 1 p.m||Vietnam|