Unique – Leeds have emerged as contenders to safe the providers of soon-to-be free agent Sergio Aguero.
Aguero lately confirmed he wouldn’t be extending his stick with the Premier League champions elect, bringing an finish to an illustrious ten-year spell with the membership.
The Whites broke their switch document final 12 months with the £27m acquisition of Valencia ahead Rodrigo, however the Spaniard has did not dwell as much as expectations at Elland Highway – scoring simply thrice in 18 Premier League outings – and Leeds are eager to money in on him this summer season.
Rodrigo’s departure will depart Marcelo Bielsa’s aspect in want of attacking reinforcements, and 90min understands Aguero has been pinpointed as a summer season switch goal.
Bielsa is a identified fan of his compatriot and it is hoped that, regardless of Leeds being unable to supply Champions League soccer, the prospect of shifting to a membership the place he would not be required to relocate from his present house within the north west may show a pretty possibility.
Together with the geographical pluses of the transfer, Leeds are hoping their plans for improvement and the eagerness of the followers may play an enormous half in Aguero’s resolution this summer season.
Regardless of their curiosity within the outgoing Metropolis ahead, Leeds haven’t any intention of promoting present primary striker Patrick Bamford with negotiations ongoing over a brand new deal.
Unsurprisingly Aguero has already been famous of a complete host of golf equipment excited about signing him this summer season, with the 32-year-old conscious of choices in Spain, France, Italy, the Center East and MLS and he is mentioned to be ‘pleasantly stunned’ by the curiosity proven in him up to now. The provide from his previous membership Independiente additionally has an actual likelihood of taking him again to Argentina.
Leeds aren’t the primary Premier League aspect to have lodged their curiosity within the Argentina worldwide, with Arsenal, Tottenham and West Ham all preserving tabs on the person whose tally of 181 Premier League objectives at present sees him sitting fourth within the competitors’s all-time main goalscorers charts.
90min solely revealed lately that Chelsea are eager to lure him to Stamford Bridge as they appear to revamp their ahead choices, that means Leeds are going to have a battle on their arms in the event that they’re to persuade him to maneuver to Elland Highway.