Wolfsburg Rumors & News

  • Wolfsburg insist there is no deal with Manchester City for Belgian forward

    talkSport "Wolfsburg have NOT agreed a fee with Manchester City for Kevin De Bruyne but talks over a deal are under way, the German club have confirmed. Reports surfaced on Wednesday night that Wolfsburg had accepted an offer of around £54m to sell the Belgian winger to City. But the Bundesliga side's..." August 27

  • Man City close in on £54m deal for Kevin De Bruyne

    Daily Star "Reports in Germany last night claimed City have reached agreement with Wolfsburg for a fee that would make the former Chelsea midfielder the Premier League's second most expensive star, behind Manchester United's £59.7m signing of Angel Di Maria." August 26

  • German report: Wolfsburg’s De Bruyne coming to Manchester City in $75 million move

    Pro Soccer Talk "Manchester City and Wolfsburg are putting the finishing touches on a $75 million deal that will bring playmaker Kevin De Bruyne back to the Premier League. The 24-year-old couldn’t find his role at Chelsea, but is a dynamic talent. Is that a sign that the Premier League style doesn’t suit De..." August 24

  • Manchester City close on Kevin De Bruyne with £50million deal likely to be done in next 48 hours

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City are closing in on the £50million capture of midfielder Kevin De Bruyne . City remain locked in talks with Wolfsburg over a deal to sign De Bruyne, with confirmation of an agreement over the fee involved expected within the next 48 hours. Former Chelsea star De Bruyne is set..." August 22

  • Man City target Kevin De Bruyne's agent 'furious' at pledge stunt

    ESPN FC "Kevin De Bruyne's representative and Wolfsburg have reacted with anger after the Manchester City target was seemingly forced into a vow to stay at the Bundesliga club during an awards show on Monday night. De Bruyne, 24, received two awards on Monday as he was named the Lower Saxony footballer..." August 18

  • Man City yet to make Kevin De Bruyne bid - Wolfsburg's Klaus Allofs

    ESPN FC "Wolfsburg have yet to receive any offer for Manchester City target Kevin De Bruyne, the Bundesliga club's sporting executive has said. Widespread reports last week claimed City had offered £47 million for De Bruyne, and there were then claims that the Premier League side had made an improved..." August 16

  • Manchester City insist they have not bid higher than £47m for Kevin De Bruyne

    Daily Mail "Manchester City maintain they have yet to increase their bid for Kevin De Bruyne at Wolfsburg beyond the £47million that was lodged last week. Reports emerged in Belgium on Saturday that City had put forward a revised £50m offer for the 24-year-old with his Bundesliga club holding out for £57m...." August 16

  • Manchester City expect to sign £45m ex-Chelsea ace Kevin De Bruyne this week

    Daily Star "City are so confident the deal will go through that they’ve already booked the Belgian winger’s medical. And that’s despite terms stil having to be agreed with Wolfsburg. It means De Bruyne, 24, could make his debut a week today against old club Chelsea. And Stamford Bridge boss Jose..." August 09

  • Manchester City ‘must pay £45m’ to buy Wolfsburg’s Kevin De Bruyne

    The Guardian "Manchester City have been told they must pay Wolfsburg’s asking price if they want to sign Kevin De Bruyne. City are increasingly confident of persuading the Belgium midfielder to join them but are yet to make a formal offer for a player who is valued at £45m by his current club. Paris..." August 08

  • Kevin De Bruyne fuels speculation of Wolfsburg departure as Man Utd join Man City in race

    Daily Star "The Belgian playmaker is known to be a target for Manchester City after excelling in the Bundesliga since leaving Chelsea in January 2014. And reports today claim United are ready to make a £50m move for the German club's star man. Now De Bruyne himself has refused to commit himself to his..." August 06

  • Manchester City to sign Kevin De Bruyne?

    The Guardian "The problem with spending £49m on a player who has yet to achieve very much is that the rest of the world’s clubs tend to notice. And so, if you’re a club such as Manchester City and have recently bagged Raheem Sterling for that kind of fee, then Wolfsburg aren’t going to flog you Kevin De Bruyne..." August 05

  • Wolfsburg boss believes target De Bruyne will snub Blues

    Manchester Evening News "Manchester City remain keen on landing midfield playmaker Kevin de Bruyne - but his manager believes he will stay at Wolsburg. Wolfsburg boss Dieter Hecking believes Kevin de Bruyne will snub Manchester City after helping his team beat Bayern Munich to land the German Supercup. The Blues..." August 03

  • Manchester City dealt Kevin De Bruyne blow as Wolfsburg insist: "We don't need your £50m"

    Daily Mirror "Wolfsburg have told Manchester City: We do not need your money. City want the German club’s £50million-rated Belgium midfielder Kevin De Bruyne after splashing out more than £60m on Raheem Sterling, Fabian Delph and Patrick Roberts. But Wolfsburg sporting director Klaus Allofs, whose club..." July 28

  • Man City target £60m De Bruyne

    ESPN FC "It's no secret that Manchester City have been after Kevin De Bruyne all summer, but it appears that Manuel Pellegrini's side are about to get serious about landing the 24-year-old Belgian star. The Mirror reports that City are prepared to break the £59.7 million British transfer record that..." July 23

  • Real Madrid move ahead of Man United with bumper deal for Wolfsburg star Rodriguez

    The Express "His agent previously claimed Manchester United had made contact with the German club about a £21.5million move. But Rafa Benitez is seeking defensive reinforcements in the Spanish capital because of injury concerns over Fabio Coentrao. Scouts from Madrid travelled to watch the Switzerland..." July 22

  • Manchester City prepared to follow up buying Raheem Sterling with initial £40m bid for Kevin De Bruyne

    Daily Mail "Manchester City are ready to follow up their £49million move for Raheem Sterling by launching a similar bid for Kevin De Bruyne. The Barclays Premier League runners-up hope to tie up the loose ends on the deal for Sterling within the next 24 hours but will offer £40million for Wolfsburg..." July 13

  • Manchester City prepare £50m bid for Kevin De Bruyne

    The Telegraph "Manchester City are ready to offer up to £50million for Kevin De Bruyne as they prepare for a transfer battle with Paris Saint-Germain. City are prepared to make a significant bid for the Wolfsburg attacking midfielder this week and issue their first statement of intent ahead of a major summer..." July 05

  • Kevin De Bruyne confirms 'informal contact' with Manchester City

    Sky Sports "Kevin De Bruyne could be set for a return to the Premier League after confirming his agent has had initial talks with Manchester City. The Belgium midfielder has sparked the interest of a number of top flight clubs after a stellar season with Wolfsburg, where he was named the best player in the..." June 11

  • Man City ramp up interest in Wolfsburg's £30million-rated star Kevin De Bruyne

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City have stepped up their efforts to sign Wolfsburg's £30million-rated midfielder Kevin De Bruyne. Desposed champions City are hoping to make Belgium international De Bruyne their first summer signing as part of their rebuilding plan to reclaim the title. De Bruyne left Chelsea..." June 10

  • Kevin De Bruyne offered new Wolfsburg deal in attempt to ward off Manchester City interest

    Daily Mirror "City have targeted the former Chelsea star as they begin their overhaul of the team in the wake of this season's failure Wolfsburg will offer Kevin De Bruyne a new contract to try and keep him out of Manchester City's clutches. City have targeted the former Chelsea star as they begin their..." May 27

  • Man City given hands off warning by Wolfsburg over 'unsellable' £40million transfer target Kevin De Bruyne

    Daily Mail "Manchester City have been warned off a move for £40million rated Wolfsburg midfielder Kevin De Bruyne by the club's CEO who called the playmaker 'unsellable'. City are looking to strengthen their midfield and have identified De Bruyne as a target but CEO Klaus Allofs has issued a hands off..." May 18

  • Kevin De Bruyne exclusive: I can't promise I will stay at Wolfsburg

    Yahoo! Sports "The Belgium international has been linked with giants of the game such as Manchester City, Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain after enjoying a superb season with the German club. De Bruyne has scored 15 goals and claimed 26 assists in all competitions for Wolfsburg to ensure a steady stream..." May 16

  • Manchester City will have to bid £45million to lure Kevin de Bruyne from Wolfsburg

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City will have to pay a whopping £45million to land number one target Kevin de Bruyne this summer. The former Chelsea star will command a hefty price after Wolfsburg tried to tempt him to stay with a new contract that will tie the playmaker to the club until 2020. De Bruyne is..." May 10

  • Bayern Munich planning £35million swoop for Wolfsburg star Kevin de Bruyne

    Daily Mail "Wolfsburg midfielder Kevin de Bruyne is a transfer target for Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich. The former Chelsea man has been in sensational form this season, bagging nine goals and 17 assists in 26 appearances while helping steer Wolfsburg to second in the German league. De Bruyne is..." March 25

  • Manchester City step up interest in Wolfsburg's £35m Chelsea reject Kevin de Bruyne

    Daily Mail "Manchester City will ramp up their interest in Kevin de Bruyne when director of football Txiki Begiristain watches Wolfsburg's Europa League match with Inter Milan on Thursday night. The Barclays Premier League champions have long been interested in the 23-year-old Belgian playmaker, who joined..." March 18

  • Manchester United make contact with Ricardo Rodriguez over potential transfer, claims Wolfsburg star's agent

    Daily Mail "Manchester United are considering a summer move for Wolfsburg defender Ricardo Rodriguez, claims the player's agent. Rodriguez has been one of Wolfsburg's key players during an impressive campaign for the German club and has pitched in with six goals so far, including a stunning free-kick..." March 13

  • Wolfsburg: Man Utd can sign ex-Chelsea man Kevin De Bruyne for £30m… but only in 2016!

    The Express "The former Chelsea playmaker has been heavily linked with a return to Premier League in recent weeks, with Manchester United reportedly showing an interest. It is understood that Red Devils boss Louis van Gaal is lining up a £30m move for his services in the summer, but Hecking insists he must..." March 11

  • Wolfsburg eye Everton's £28million striker Romelu Lukaku

    Daily Star "The big-spending German club brought in Andre Schurrle from Chelsea last month but want a powerful frontman alongside him - and think Belgium international Lukaku could be the answer. The Toffees man, 21, has had an indifferent season following his permanent £28million switch to Goodison from..." February 15

  • Andre Schurrle REVEALS why he quit Chelsea for Wolfsburg

    The Express "Schurrle completed his £24million to the Bundesliga club on deadline day as Chelsea brought in £26.8m Juan Cuadrado as his replacement. And while Schurrle admits initially wanting to stay at Stamford Bridge, he chose to leave to secure first-team football. "I wanted to stay but the last..." February 04

  • Wolfsburg completes signing of Andre Schurrle from Chelsea

    The Score "Andre Schurrle's brief stint at Chelsea has come to an end. The German attacker is heading back to the Bundesliga, as Wolfsburg confirmed Monday that they've reached a deal with the Blues to acquire the services of the 24-year-old World Cup winner, signing him to a contract through 2019. The..." February 02

  • Andre Schurrle to have Wolfsburg medical as Chelsea star closes in on £27m transfer

    Daily Mail "Andre Schurrle's move to Wolfsburg continues to gather pace as the forward will have a medical at the club on Friday. The 24-year-old has agreed personal terms to return to Germany and is now awaiting for Chelsea to agree a fee to sell him the Bundesliga side. Sportsmail understands that the..." January 30

  • Kevin De Bruyne will not leave Wolfsburg in January, says agent

    The Guardian "Kevin De Bruyne’s agent has ruled out a move for the Wolfsburg midfielder in the January transfer window and believes it would take an astronomical offer to persuade them to sell him. The Belgium international De Bruyne, who moved to Germany from Chelsea last January for around £18m having made..." January 22

  • Wolfsburg's Junior Malanda has died aged 20 in a car crash in Germany

    BBC "The Belgium Under-21 midfielder had made 15 appearances for the German Bundesliga side this season, including against Everton in the Europa League. Wolfsburg sporting director Klaus Allofs said in a statement: "We are all deeply saddened and our disbelief can hardly be put into words. "We..." January 11

  • Liverpool suffer major blow as Bayern Munich midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri closes in on Wolfsburg move

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich reject Xherdan Shaqiri looks set to snub Liverpool when he leaves the German giants next year. The Swiss international has made only three league starts for Bayern this season, and has long been angling for a move away from the club. Liverpool have led the race to sign Shaqiri for..." December 17

  • Wolfsburg refuse to pay over the odds for Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku

    Daily Star "Lukaku admitted last week that he was ready to quit Chelsea on a permanent basis, with Atletico Madrid forward Diego Costa set to complete a £32m switch to Stamford Bridge having successful undergone a medical and agreed personal terms. Chelsea, as Starsport exclusively revealed last month,..." June 12

  • Lewandowski Snub Played Role – Mourinho Vetoed Move to Borussia Dortmund Admits Kevin De Bruyne

    Inside Futbol "Kevin De Bruyne has revealed that Jose Mourinho blocked a switch from Chelsea to Borussia Dortmund. The Belgian midfielder had been keen on joining Dortmund, having fallen out of favour at Stamford Bridge; he eventually moved to Dortmund's Bundesliga rivals Wolfsburg in the winter..." March 06

  • Arsenal dealt blow in pursuit of German starlet Maximilian Arnold

    The Express "The Germany Under-21 international has been impressing European giants Arsenal and Juventus with his good form in the Bundesliga this campaign, with both sides interested in signing the hot prospect when the transfer window reopens. However, Wolfsburg have Arnold tied down to a contract until..." February 14

  • Atletico Madrid snap up Diego

    ESPN FC "Atletico Madrid have signed midfielder Diego from Wolfsburg for a reported 1.5 million euros. The 28-year-old, whose contract with the Bundesliga club was set to expire in the summer, had long been linked with a return to Atletico -- where he spent a successful season on loan in..." January 31

  • Chelsea winger heading for exit after agreeing terms with Germans

    Daily Mail "Kevin de Bruyne's proposed move to Wolfsburg has inched a little closer. The German club has agreed terms with De Bruyne's agents, which means the only thing left is an agreement between the two clubs. It could prove a major obstacle since Chelsea continue to publicly insist that De Bruyne..." January 09

  • Chelsea want £25m from Wolfsburg for Kevin De Bruyne

    The Telegraph "Chelsea have told German club Wolfsburg it will cost £25 million to sign out-of-favour Kevin De Bruyne on a permanent deal this month. That eye-watering figure has not put off Wolfsburg, though, who will try to negotiate Chelsea's asking price down but are ready to spend big on De..." January 03

  • Wolfsburg express interest in Shinji Kagawa and Kevin De Bruyne

    Sky Sports "Wolfsburg sporting director Klaus Allofs has indicated that they would welcome the chance to sign Manchester United's Shinji Kagawa and Chelsea attacker Kevin De Bruyne. Allofs revealed the Bundesliga club are ready to make significant signings in the New Year and will pursue Premier League..." October 30

  • Chelsea look to beat Bayern and Borussia Dortmund in race to sign Julian Brandt

    Daily Star "Chelsea are set to step up their interest in promising German winger Julian Brandt after he turned down a new deal at Wolfsburg. The 17-year-old who has attracted the interest of Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund was offered a long-term contract to remain at the Volkswagen..." October 24