Niklas Hauptmann has joined Holstein Kiel. The 24-year-old midfielder will play for the 2. Bundesliga club in the coming season on loan.
“Niklas is a very talented player. For him, it is important that he gets game time. In Kiel, he has the chance to do this. We wish him a successful season,” said FC managing director, Horst Heldt.
Niklas Hauptmann was born on 27th June 1996 in Köln, and came through the youth ranks at Dynamo Dresden. In summer 2018, Hauptmann joined 1. FC Köln. In the promotion season of 2018-19, he made 12 appearances in the 2. Bundesliga.