Manuel Akanji has probably found a new club. Sébastien Haller fought back tears at the Eredivisie Awards in Utrecht, Netherlands. Jude Bellingham waves a raise. Current news and rumors about BVB can be found here.
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BVB, rumor: Manuel Akanji to Pep Guardiola?
Manuel Akanji may have found a new club. As Sky sports reported the central defender is said to be on the verge of a move to Manchester City. In the last few weeks and months, there have been some indications of a transfer to Inter Milan, while Pep Guardiola and Co. have not exactly shown any interest.
Also The Athletic but now reported on the willingness of the Citizens to pay a transfer fee of 17.5 million euros for the 27-year-old. Noisy sky the amount can even increase slightly due to bonuses. In Dortmund, at the beginning of the transfer period, they expected 25 million euros.
Nevertheless, the income would be important for the club – especially since the salary of around six million euros could be saved. The pay TV broadcaster assumes that Dortmund is not looking for a replacement for Akanji. The Swiss didn’t play a role in Edin Terzic’s squad anyway.
BVB, News: Sébastien Haller with an emotional appearance
Sébastien Haller fought back tears at the Eredivisie Awards in Utrecht, Netherlands. At the ceremony, the 28-year-old received the trophy for the top scorer of the past season.
In July, it became public that the newcomer to BVB was suffering from testicular cancer. The Frenchman has already had an operation and is currently undergoing chemotherapy. When he will return is currently completely open.
“I have the chance to feel okay. It’s not easy every day, but everything is fine,” Haller said on stage before tears came. He explained his emotionality by saying that his wife was in the audience and was also crying. His fate could happen to anyone. “Sometimes I say it’s lucky for me” because he’s surrounded by a lot of people and it’s a privilege that not many enjoy.
BVB, rumour: Salary increase for Jude Bellingham?
At the age of 19, Jude Bellingham was appointed to the five-man Borussia Dortmund team council. Now he should earn more money. As the picture reports, BVB is currently considering increasing the salary of the English top talent by around three million euros.
When Bellingham came of age in June 2021, his contract was extended by a further three years until 2025. The midfielder is currently expected to earn around 3.5 million euros.
According to Sebastian Kehl, there is no concrete offer, but the sporting director said Sky90 most recently that he could well imagine that there was huge interest in Bellingham around the world. Among other things, Liverpool should look for other options in midfield. However, Kehl ruled out a departure for this summer.