RB Leipzig | Nordi Mukiele: "Had to improve myself to succeed"

Nordi Mukiele, who has been under contract with RB Leipzig since the summer of 2018, has explained why so many Frenchmen have switched to the Bundesliga in recent years are. "We saw Franck Ribery and Kingsley Coman as they came here," Mukiele told Bild.

The Bundesliga was "a great challenge for us French," said the 22-year-old. "We were born in France, we used to live with our parents, we did not have much responsibility, and many of us want to develop and take their lives into our own hands," Mukiele continues. "It also means being successful in another country." And the Bundesliga offers us a good platform for that. "Mukiele does not want to disappoint Nagelsmann and RB LeipzigMukiele himself, however, does not yet see himself as a regular in the Red Bulls. We have a lot of good players, but I'm already playing more than last year, and if the coach lets me down, I'll accelerate, "promised the right-back, who is" on the right track " , With coach Julian Nagelsmann, the 22-year-old defender copes well, "because we're very similar in many ways." "We both laugh a lot, both have a lot of energy." He really wanted me to stay here in summer, even though I was last Year was not good, he gave me a lot of confidence, "said Mukiele. He wants to repay this now. "I do not want to disappoint him, but that's only possible if I perform."