Mercato Premier League: RB Leipzig covets a young Aston Villa

Specialists in recruiting young players with high potential, RB Leipzig often turns to the Premier League. This time, it is at Aston Villa that the German club hopes to recover a nugget.

According to information reported by the Birmingham Mail, RB Leipzig would be interested in Jaden Philogene-Bidace. The winger managed a hat-trick on his debut for Aston Villa against the Derby County Under-23s last November. With Villa’s U23s this quarter, he’s been on fire after scoring five goals and providing two assists in seven starts. Philogene-Bidace was also shortlisted for the Premier League 2 Player of the Month award for November.

The competition is tough

On this file, the German club wants to go quickly because the competition is tough. The English newspaper indicates that Philogene-Bidace, has already aroused the interest of Bayern Munich, Arsenal and Man City. Under contract until June 2021, it could be sold for less than 5 million euros.

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