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Péter Gulácsi extends contract until 2022

RB Leipzig extend Péter Gulácsi's contract until 2022 | The 'keeper has contested 72 competitive games for RBL | Reaction to the news

Our goalkeeper has commited his future to Leipzig! Péter Gulácsi has signed a two-year contract extension with RBL until June 2022. His previour contract would have run out in 2020.

The 27 year old has been an RB Lepipzig player since July 2015 and was a part of the team to be promoted to the top flight. The 'keeper played a key role in our second-place finish last campaign and qualification for the Champions League.

On the last matchday, Péter led out Die Roten Bullen as captain for the first time. He has contested 72 competitive games for RB Leipzig so far.

Sporting director Ralf Rangnick:

  • "Péter has been our number one since out promotion to the top flight and has developed continuously since then. He radiates calmness and gives the team a lot of stability - we can rely on him

    This season, he has played on a constantly high level and has already saved us a number of points. We're happy to have been able to extend his contract by two years."

Player profile:

  • Date of birth: 6th of May, 1990 (in Budapest)
  • Age: 27
  • Nationality: Hungarian
  • Shirt number: 32
  • Stronger foot: right
  • Height: 1.9m
  • Position: Goalkeeper

RBL Performance data:

  • 48 Bundesliga appearances | 12 clean sheets
  • 14 second-division appearances
  • 4 DFB Pokal appearances
  • 6 Champions League appearances
  • Total:
    72 games | 38 clean sheets
  • Successes:
    Promotion to the top flight 2016 | Bundesliga runner up 2017

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