The local "Stuttgarter Nachrichten" reports that VfB Stuttgart have broken off their pursuit of Austrian talent Matthias Braunöder.
|Matthias Braunöder||Steindy CC-BY-SA 4.0|
Whether the Austria U21 captain makes the step up to the German Bundesliga remains to be seen. TSG 1899 Hoffenheim were once linked with the 21-year-old. Sky Germany has intermittently claims that there are other top-tier German sides who have the budding talent in their sites. Sky has never reported on specific names.