Well, things are a little awkward now at the top of the Bundesliga table. 

RB Leipzig sporting director Oliver Mintzlaff said that he was aware that Bayern Munich had made contact with his star defender Dayot Upamecano and also that his club was essentially powerless to stop a move from happening due to the player’s release clause:

As RB managing director Oliver Mintzlaff confirmed on Saturday evening after the 1-0 win over Bayer Leverkusen, he had personally phoned Bayern Munich’s CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge and Munich’s interest in the 22-year-old Frenchman was confirmed.

Mintzlaff went on to detail the conversation.