Report: Rosenborg 1-3 RB Leipzig

For their first encounter with Norweigan opposition, RB Leipzig travelled to the Lerkendal Stadium in Trondheim with the hope of overcoming Norway’s perennial champions, Rosenborg, in order to make up for the defeat to Red Bull Salzburg on Matchday 1.

Red Bull Transfer Window Review

The transfer windows in Germany and Austria came to a close last week, which means that Red Bull’s golden eggs can no longer be poached. In a summer filled with incomings, outgoings and plenty of speculation, let’s take a look at how each club got on.

RB Leipzig and Red Bull Salzburg learn Europa League group stage opponents

Wednesday night was one to forget for Red Bull Salzburg. Cruising to Champions League qualification for the first time ever with a two-goal lead entering the hour mark, two set-pieces and two headed goals in a two-minute spell saw Red Star Belgrade overturn the deficit in extraordinary fashion to earn a place in the competition,…

Dayot Upamecano: “He was not satisfied with my attitude”

According to reports during pre-season, Dayot Upamecano’s life under Ralf Rangnick’s stewardship hadn’t started in the greatest of manners as the Frenchman came under scrutiny for not taking his summer regime seriously, which supposedly lead to a subsequent injury. In an interview with Bild, Upamecano was asked about what was said in result of his…

Ralf Rangnick refuses to give up on Golden Boy nominee

The pursuit of a successor for Naby Keïta has been one of the main focusing points of RB Leipzig’s summer, and it has been a tough ordeal. Finding a like-for-like replacement for such an influential figure was never going to be a simple task. However, the perfect profile has been right under their noses in the Red Bull…

Timo Werner: “I would like to reach a level like Hazard or Griezmann”

Speaking for an issue of Sport Bild magazine, Timo Werner discussed his future at RB Leipzig and the possibility of working under Julian Naglesmann, Germany team-mate Mesut Özil’s retirement from international duty and his desire to reach the heights of Chelsea’s Eden Hazard and Atlético Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann.

Dayot Upamecano quashes French core rumours

It has been recently reported by Bild that new RB Leipzig head coach Ralf Rangnick was displeased with French trio Dayot Upamecano, Jean-Kévin Augustin and Nordi Mukiele due to them separating themselves from the rest of the group –  an issue Ralph Hasenhüttl reportedly had with the French core last season. In an interview with Leipziger Volkszeitung, Dayot Upamecano…