Leipzig CEO Mintzlaff confirmed in an interview recently that Sollot is close to joining the team.
Mintzlaff said: "We are indeed very close to Sollot. The negotiations have reached the final stage. I hope sports director Klosser can finalize the deal as soon as possible." Klosser had previously been interviewed after the league. Said: "There are some things that need to be figured out. This will be a long process."
According to "Kicker" news, Leipzig will pay a transfer fee of 20 million euros for the Norwegian center who plays for Trabzonspor. He scored 33 goals in 49 games for the team last season.