VfL Wolfsburg is said to be about to sign Ricardo Pepi from FC Dallas. The portal reports transfermarkt.dehaving information from transfer expert Fabrizio Romano concretized who is now of an impending move Pepis to the Bundesliga Twitter had written.
For the 18-year-old Pepi, who has already played seven senior international matches for the USA and scored three goals, a transfer fee of around nine million euros is due.
In February Pepi completed a trial training session at FC Bayern Munich, which has a cooperation with the Dallas club.
In the course of the year, the striker drew more and more attention to himself with his goals and performances, so that recently several European clubs, including Bayern, are said to have advertised him. In the race for the teenagers’ signature, VfL is said to have left all other clubs behind.
With the signing of Pepi, the wolves would react to the injury of Lukas Nmecha, who sustained a serious ankle injury shortly before Christmas. It is feared that the German national player will no longer be able to play in the current season.