Marcel Halstenberg's reported move to Hannover 96 appears to be nearing completion, with RB Leipzig confirming that the defender is absent from training because of ongoing negotiations with another club.
|Marcel Halstenberg.||Photo: GEPA Pictures/Sven Sonntag|
"Marcel Halstenberg has been given permission to speak to another club and will therefore not train today," a statement from RB Leipzig read.
According to multiple reports, the club in question is Hannover 96, where the 31-year-old defender began his career.
Halstenberg has played for Leipzig since 2015, playing 240 games with 16 goals and 27 assists to his name.