Euro Football Rumours

Crystal Palace and Middlesbrough linked with Oliver Burke

According to the football transfer rumours in German Media, Crystal Palace and Middlesbrough are linked with RasenBallsport Leipzig winger Oliver Burke.

Oliver Burke has joined RB Leipzig form Nottingham Forest for a fee in the region of 15 million euros in 2016. The 19 year-old has a valid contract with RasenBallsport Leipzig until June 2021.

Since his arrival from Nottingham Forest, Oliver Burke has scored five goals and provided four assists in 21 games for RB Leipzig in all competition this season.

The 19-year-old is considered to be one of the brightest prospects in the Bundesliga.

In the last period Oliver Burke has struggled for playing time under RasenBallsport Leipzig manager Ralph Hasenhüttl.

The Scotland international is a player who has impressed many Premier and Bundesliga Clubs this season. It is understood that Crystal Palace and Middlesbrough are looking to bolster their attacking options with signing him on loan for on the second part of the season.

How strong that interest is and whether Crystal Palace or Middlesbrough will make a January move remains to be seen but it is certainly one worth keeping an eye on.

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