BUNDES - Lucas Hernandez on Upamecano: He is a very great player
Dayot Upamecano has had an impressive debut for Rekordmeister after being transferred from RB Leipzig to Bayern Munich for a fee of 42.5 million euros this summer.
The French international (3 caps, 1 goal) has already established himself as a key member of the team managed by Julian Nagelsmann, his Leipzig coach. If the primary interested party recently revealed his first successful steps, his fellow countryman, Lucas Hernandez, expressed his admiration for his new club buddy.
“I knew him in selection. He is a very great player, a very great defender. He had a very different adaptation time from mine. He already knew the coach, the automatics, what he expects from him ... He adapted very quickly, he's a very pleasant, very very nice person, he's a huge player. Defensively, he brings us a lot ”, confided a Hernandez all smiles and very happy to be able to count on Upamecano from now on, at the microphone of beIN SPORTS.