Borussia Dortmund Join Race To Land Bryan Cristante


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Few players have been as linked with a potential transfer as Bryan Cristante. The Italy international has been one of the best players for Atalanta this season, and has settled himself as one of the top prospects in the Serie A.

Therefore, it shouldn’t be surprising to see a number of European top clubs vying for the signature of the former AC Milan playmaker.

According to Sky Sports, some of the teams that have been scouting Bryan Cristante include Chelsea, Arsenal, Inter Milan and Juventus, who are all said to be eyeing a possibility to land the 23-year-old central midfielder at the end of the season.

The last team to join the race to acquire Cristante are Borussia Dortmund. The Bundesliga giants are keen to make a move for the playmaker since he could be the perfect addition to the side in case Julian Weigl leaves the side during the upcoming transfer window.

Cristante made 34 Serie A appearances this season after making his loan from Benfica to Atalanta a permanent one, and has scored nine goals while assisted two more while playing on a more advanced role. He is under contract until 2019, so all ingredients are there to start a bidding war for his services.