Olmo wants to focus on Leipzig now and play in his home country later

Thu 04 February 2021 | 22:14

Many clubs have expressed the desire to sign Daniel Olmo. however, he would like to concentrate on his current club and also have his own country in his plans.

Being observed by



Real Madrid


Daniel Olmo

admits his desire to play in his "home country at some point".

Olmo Joined

RB Leipzig

a year ago from

Dynamo Zagreb


Many clubs have been offering to have him, such as Barcelona that have been in contact with the 22-year-old 's representatives.

He said:

“I would be lying if I said that it is not my goal to play in my home country at some point.”

He also said that he will focus on Leipzig for the time being when he was asked which premier league, Serie A, or Bundesliga club he would like to join:

“I am not thinking about that. I am really focused on Leipzig.”

He has managed to have 7 assists and scored 5 times for his club since he joined and his debut.

Barcelona seems to be the most probable destination for the midfielder. Although Barcelona could not sign the player last year. Olmo said:

"They spoke to my agents in November as if they wanted to make the transfer very quickly, but then everything was postponed for one reason or another.

"And then near the end of January, when they asked me to wait to see, it was already almost done with Leipzig. At that time, I had already signed up. Because I wanted to go to a team that had a project now and in the future for me."

He added that his "project" was offered to him by Leipzig and said that his current club showed him that they wanted him.

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