France and RB Leipzig forward Christopher Nkunku has extended his contract with the club. The Chelsea and Manchester United target signed a two-year contract extension with the club recently. He will be in the club until 2026 with the German club.
Christopher Nkunku Extends Contract with RB Leipzig
The 24-year-old had been linked with many clubs due to his impressive form. He was linked with a move to the English Premier League with Chelsea and Manchester United interested in him. The Frenchman has but opted to remain in the Bundesliga side. Nkunku was voted the 2021-22 Bundesliga player of the season and helped Leipzig win the German Cup in May.
S”peaking about his new deal he said: “I am pleased to continue wearing the RB Leipzig shirt.” “After our great achievement in winning the DFB-Pokal, it remained clear that my story here isn’t over yet – we want more.” “I was impressed with the club’s efforts to keep me.” Nkunku scored 20 goals and registered 14 assists in 34 league games as he helped RB Leipzig finish fourth in the German top-flight last season.