Munich/Leipzig - Bundesliga champions FC Bayern München have announced a deal to sign Joshua Kimmich from VfB Stuttgart.
The 19-year-old, who is currently on loan at Bundesliga 2 outfit RB Leipzig, will join up with his new club on 1 July 2015.
The defensive midfielder, who lifted the U-19 European championship in the summer of 2014 after representing Germany at U-17 and U-18 levels, has signed a contract with the Bavarians until 30 June 2020. Kimmich has made 13 appearances for Leipzig in the second tier so far in 2014/15 and won a call-up to the Germany U-21 squad in October for the first time.
#FCBayern and VfB Stuttgart have reached an agreement for the transfer of Joshua #Kimmich on 1st July 2015. More to follow later...