The German was able to work out a deal with current team Giant-Alpecin to sever his contract early.
After five years with Giant-Alpecin, Marcel Kittel will leave the team after a tumultuous season.
The German sprinter has worked out a deal to end his contract with Giant a year early, according to a report.
Marcel Kittel's agent assures that his star client will fulfill the final year of his contract with Giant-Alpecin in 2016.
In another blow for Marcel Kittel, the German national team is overlooking him in favor of Andre Greipel and John Degenkolb for Richmond.
Marcel Kittel will miss yet another grand tour as Giant-Alpecin leaves him off Vuelta roster despite German sprinter's win in Poland.
Matteo Pelucchi bests Marcel Kittel and Giacomo Nizzolo in a messy sprint to take the victory in the Tour of Poland
Kittel finally races back into the winner's circle after a season marked by lingering illness that saw him miss the Tour de France
The German sprinter has won three of the four sprint stages in this Tour de France, including Sunday's close finish in Valence
A lack of fitness kept Marcel Kittel out of the Tour de France, but he'll return to race at the Tour de Pologne next month