Reported Borussia Dortmund target Adam Hlozek set for Bayer Leverkusen move

Adam Hlozek (Photo by MICHAL CIZEK/AFP via Getty Images)
Adam Hlozek (Photo by MICHAL CIZEK/AFP via Getty Images) /

Reported Borussia Dortmund target Adam Hlozek appears to be on the verge of joining Bayer Leverkusen for a fee in the region of 22 million euros.

Borussia Dortmund are looking for a new striker, and Sparta Prague forward Adam Hlozek appeared to be one of the names on their list of targets. But now it looks like he will be joining Bayer Leverkusen for a fee of around 22 million euros.

This is being reported by Sport1, who add that Bayern Munich also had the 19 year old versatile forward on their list. Although he wasn’t a top priority signing for Bundesliga’s top two clubs.

Hlozek, who is considered to be one of the most exciting young forwards in Europe, has 40 goals and 36 assists to his name in 132 appearances for Sparta Prague. Now he will look to take the next step in his career at Bayer Leverkusen, who already have a number of talented attacking players in their ranks and finished third in the Bundesliga standings this season.

Sebastien Haller is reportedly Borussia Dortmund’s top target to replace the Manchester City-bound Erling Haaland. The BVB bosses are said to be looking to bring in an experienced striker who will be able to make an immediate impact. A move for Haller would cost around 35 million euros.

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BILD claimed on Tuesday that VfB Stuttgart striker Sasa Kalajdzic is also a serious option for the Black and Yellows. Bayern are also interested in signing the Austrian international. But according to the tabloid, his preference is to join Borussia Dortmund.