Julian Nagelsmann leaving RB Leipzig to become Bayern Munich manager – Bundesliga | The Guardian

  • Leipzig to receive compensation which may reach €25m
  • Nagelsmann, on Tottenham’s wishlist, to start on 1 July

Julian Nagelsmann will take over at Bayern Munich from 1 July in a deal that makes him the Bundesliga’s most expensive manager, with RB Leipzig receiving compensation that could rise to €25m (£21.7m).

Nagelsmann, who had been prominent on Tottenham’s wishlist, is to succeed Hansi Flick on a five-year contract worth €8m a season before tax. Flick this month announced his intention to leave Bayern at the end of the season.

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