AS Monaco is preparing to strike hard on the transfer market. After several days of negotiations, the Principality’s club will finalize the arrival of the young German goalkeeper Alexander Nübel. Barred by Manuel Neuer at Bayern Munich, the main protagonist was looking to get playing time for next season. Several clubs have quickly positioned themselves to try to welcome the one who is considered one of the greatest hopes for the goalkeeper position.
Thus, OM, LOSC and AS Monaco have fought a tough battle in this matter. The case had turned out to be even more complex in recent weeks with Bayern’s desire to retain their goalkeeper. Indeed, the enthronement of Julian Nagelsmann could redistribute the cards for Nübel. The new coach of the German champion was rather inclined to offer more possibilities to the person concerned to express himself.
Alexander Nübel ready to steal Lecomte’s place in Monaco
Unfortunately for the Bavarians, Neuer’s understudy decided otherwise. According to information from RMC Sport, the ASM would finalize the final details of the arrival of Alexander Nübel in the Principality. The latter will arrive in the weekend on the Rock to undergo the traditional medical examination. All parties have agreed to a two-season loan. For their part, Bayern has even already found Nübel’s replacement in the person of Sven Ulreich (32) according to Sport1.
With the arrival of the German goalkeeper, the status of Benjamin Lecomte could be weakened. Starting 28 times last season with thirteen clean sheets in Ligue 1, the former MHSC goalkeeper seems more than ever on borrowed time with this first-choice reinforcement. In the meantime, AS Monaco confirms its appetite for young and talented profiles …