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Report: Chicago Fire Homegrown Djordje Mihailovic in talks over German transfer

Djordje Mihailovic close up - Chicago Fire


Is Djordje Mihailovic bound for Germany?

The young Chicago Fire midfielder is currently training with 1. FC Nurnberg, the 2. Bundesliga side tweeted on Tuesday. The Fire confirmed that they granted permission for Mihailovic to train with the German side.

Reporter Manuel Veth followed with transfer talks between the sides.

Mihailovic is currently one of the 14 players under contract with the Fire.

The 21-year-old Homegrown midfielder is coming off his most productive season with the Fire, scoring three goals and adding a pair of assists in 27 appearances, including 16 starts. Mihailovic has made five appearances with the US men’s national team, scoring his first goal against Panama after being called into Gregg Berhalter’s January camp. He figures to be a prominent player for the U-23 side as the US looks to qualify for the 2020 Olympics.