the transfer window might not be opening until 1 January, but FC Red Bull Salzburg have been very busy making preparations and are able to already present a few new additions over the winter:
The 18-year-old midfielder is leaving USC Kita (Mali) for Salzburg and signing a contract until 30 June 2022.
He made his international debut for the Mali national team at the age of 16, who he has now made six appearances for (with one goal). Koita has already trained with Salzburg several times and played for them in some friendly matches. He will start as a cooperation player at FC Liefering.
Born: 28 November 1999
Height: 1.70 m
Last club: USC Kita
Another 18-year-old new signing is Anderson Niangbo. The striker from the Ivory Coast has also signed a contract for FC Red Bull Salzburg until 30 June 2022 and is to train for the time being with FC Liefering.
Born: 6 October 1999
Height: 1.73 m
Last club: Olympic Sport d’Abobo (Ivory Coast)
The third youngster to sign for the Red Bulls on the same terms – a contract until summer 2022 as an 18-year-old initially at FC Liefering – is Jungmin Kim. The midfielder is arriving from South Korean club Gwangju FC.
Born: 13 November 1999
Height: 1.84 m
Last club: Gwangju FC (South Korea)