In search of possible reinforcements in winter, Borussia monk adbach, Eintracht Frankfurt and RB Leipzig immediately drew attention to the Portuguese National Defender Diogo Leite’s three Bundesliga lists.
According to a Portuguese media report, representatives of the three Bundesliga clubs were present at the meeting between FC Porto and Galatasaray in the UEFA Youth League on Wednesday, In order to scout the 19-year-old youngster.
Already in the summer the Gladbachers were allegedly interested in the service of the defender. According to the Portuguese sports journal “Record”, the transfer was close to completion last July. At the time, speculation was made about an exit clause of 15 million euros.
International top clubs also want Diogo leader
Ultimately, however, the left foot opted for a Extension of contract in Porto. Since this extension of his working paper, the contract of 1.88-m-hen has been up to 2023. In this way, the replacement amount for conductors may have increased again compared to the summer.
The competitive situation also continues to heat up the wrestling for the defensive player and could drive the price up. Besides the German clubs, the defender has also aroused the interest of several top international clubs. Among other things, FC Barcelona, Manchester United and FC Liverpool were said to have recently observed the young player.
Director passed through the youth academy of FC Porto. At the beginning of the season, the U21 national player celebrated his debut in the Portuguese Primeira League at the current champion. Previously it was used exclusively for the FC Porto reserve in the second league.