Nkunku has extended his RB Leipzig contract


By Rune Gjerulff

RB Leipzig star Christopher Nkunku has reportedly ended speculation that he could leave this summer by signing a new deal.

Christopher Nkunku.
Christopher Nkunku. Photo: Steffen Prößdorf, CC BY-SA 4.0

Christopher Nkunku has now put pen to paper on a new contract with RB Leipzig, according to Leipziger Volkszeitung.

Leipziger Volkszeitung first revealed that Nkunku would extend his contract with Leipzig two weeks ago.

According to the Leipzig-based publication, Nkunku’s new contract will see the Frenchman earn €3 million more per season.

It will also include a €60 million release clause, which can be activated from the summer of 2023.

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Nkunku has been linked with some of Europe’s biggest clubs after a fantastic 2021/22 campaign, which saw him score 35 goals and provide 19 assists in 50 games.

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