Dayot Upamecano could have joined Manchester United in his mid-teens, but the French defender made a shrewd move in heading to Salzburg.
Jesse Marsch will have a lot to live up to when he takes over from Julian Nagelsmann at RB Leipzig, but he has been backed as a shrewd pick.
Jesse Marsch has impressed as head coach with Salzburg and will now step up to take charge of RB Leipzig, initially until 2023.
In another life, Karim Adeyemi might have made the grade at Bayern Munich. Their loss was Unterhaching's – and now Salzburg's – gain.
Karim Adeyemi does not expect Jesse Marsch or Salzburg to become distracted by the coach being linked to Borussia Monchengladbach.
It's a new year, so we have identified 21 under-21 players to watch in 2021, with a little help from Opta data.
Using Opta data, we assess how the biggest names from Salzburg's production line have fared once they have left the Austrian club.
He had been linked with the likes of Milan and Arsenal, but Dominik Szoboszlai will join Bundesliga outfit RB Leipzig.
Serie A champions Juventus could be set to offer Paul Pogba an escape route from Manchester United.
Erling Haaland is reportedly set to be at the centre of a battle between Manchester United and Manchester City.