The spectacular recall action is as good as perfect! VfL Wolfsburg will sign Max Kruse from 1. FC Union Berlin as soon as he passes the medical check on Monday. In the afternoon reported the “table football” from the upcoming transfer of the ex-national player.
The 33-year-old’s contract would have expired at the end of the season and for the “Iron” it was the last chance to collect a fee for the offensive player. According to “Bild”, this is around five million euros. In Wolfsburg Kruse will sign a contract until 2023.
“I’ve made the decision to return to VfL Wolfsburg because our history together isn’t over yet. I know what’s in store for me and I’ll accept this challenge. I’m looking forward to the team and will do everything I can to to help the team,” shared the offensive player in one Statement of the Wolfsburg With.
Kruse already played for the “Wolves” in the 2015/16 season and scored nine goals in 43 competitive games and added twelve more goals. Then he moved to SV Werder Bremen. He later excelled there under Florian Kohfeldt, who is currently the head coach in Wolfsburg.
In Berlin, Kruse was the top scorer in the Bundesliga this season with five goals and five assists. The former national player has played a major role in the fact that the club in the capital is currently in a Champions League position. The 33-year-old is in the starting XI under head coach Urs Fischer.
Wolfsburg: Kruse should strengthen the offensive
VfL sports director Marcel Schäfer was also enthusiastic. “We are pleased that we can tackle the tasks ahead of us together with Max Kruse. He is a player who can be used flexibly in attack and who has proven his footballing qualities at every club he has played for so far We are therefore convinced that he will help us immediately,” he explained.
With Jonas Wind, who is about to move from FC Copenhagen to VfL Wolfsburg, the Lower Saxony have the next new signing for the offensive, according to media reports already on the line.