Marcel Halstenberg has said that his injury prevented him from joining Borussia Dortmund from RB Leipzig in the summer transfer window. Marcel Halstenberg was heavily linked with a move to Borussia Dortmund in the summer transfer window. But the move reportedly fell through in the end. Now the RB Leipzig defender has confirmed that there was contact, but the ankle injury he suffered at the Euros prevented the transfer from going through.
Borussia Dortmund could be active in the transfer market once again, with reports claiming that they are closing in on the signing of RB Leipzig defender Marcel Halstenberg. Borussia Dortmund could be about to make their fifth signing of the summer transfer window. Ruhr Nachrichten report that BVB are interested in signing Marcel Halstenberg from RB Leipzig. The two clubs have not reached an agreement on the transfer fee just yet, but a base fee of around ten million euros is being discussed.