Video: Marvin Compper Sends Heartfelt Goodbye Message to RB Leipzig Fans

Video: Marvin Compper Sends Heartfelt Goodbye Message to RB Leipzig Fans

New Celtic signing Marvin Compper has sent a heartfelt goodbye message to supporters of his former club RB Leipzig, following his departure from the German club.

After joining Leipzig from Italian side Fiorentina back in 2015, Compper went on to initially become a fan favourite amongst supporters but he’s struggled to find much game-time since the start of the current campaign.

That’s what led to Celtic’s interest, and the one-time German cap was paraded at Parkhead this afternoon in-front of the media and gave his first interview to the club’s in-house TV station, but whilst he seems genuinely delighted by his new surroundings, Compper also admits to being sad at leaving his former employers:

At 32, he might not seem like the long-term solution to Celtic’s defensive problems, but he definitely seems like an intelligent and thoughtful guy.

How do you feel about Celtic’s first official signing of the winter transfer window?

Let us know in the comments section below…

More in Football

How Successful Has the Return of the Bundesliga Been?

Jonny BoyleJune 17, 2020

Why Bayern Munich May Be One More Tough Test Away From the Bundesliga Title

Jonny BoyleJune 3, 2020

Are Hakim Ziyech’s Comments About the 2018-19 Champions League Final Fair?

Jonny BoyleJune 2, 2020

EFL League One Playoff Decision Puts Paul Lambert’s Ipswich Position at Risk

Jonny BoyleJune 2, 2020

Fun Things That Sports Fans Can Do At Home During The Coronavirus Lockdown

Jonny BoyleMay 18, 2020

Bookmakers Will Be Watching Closely as Footballing Authorities Decided Season Outcome

Daniel CawApril 10, 2020

France Football Select Celtic Kit as One of the Greatest Football Strips of All-Time

Daniel CawApril 9, 2020

Bundesliga Set to Resume Next Month – But Behind Closed Doors Until 2021

Daniel CawApril 9, 2020

Sadio Mane Admits He Was ‘Thinking About Man Utd’ Before His Liverpool Move

Daniel CawApril 9, 2020