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Christopher Nkunku signs contract extension with RB Leipzig

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Manchester United and Chelsea football club target Christopher Nkunku pens two year contract extension with RB Leipzig until 2026.

Christopher Nkunku has interests from various European clubs like Chelsea and Manchester United. However, the French international decided to stay with the German side.

Moreover, Nkunku was named as the Bundesliga player of the season 2021-22. Because, he helped RB Leipzig finish fourth on the league table. Moreover, he also helped the team to win DFB Pokal (German Cup).

Christopher Nkunku scored 20 goals and provided 14 assists in 34 games for RB Leipzig.

“I am pleased to continue wearing the RB Leipzig shirt,” he said.

“After our great achievement in winning the DFB-Pokal (German Cup), it remained clear that my story here isn’t over yet – we want more.

“I was really impressed with the club’s efforts to keep me.”

He added: “RB Leipzig have made a name for themselves on the international stage in recent years and have shown time and again that we can compete for titles.

“We want to build on that going forward and go one step further.”

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