Leeds United In Pursuit Of This £25m Target Along With Wolves & Others: Can Bielsa Sign Him?

According to the latest reports from Wales Online, Harry Wilson is facing a crunch few months as he tries to establish himself at Liverpool with clubs like Leeds United, Newcastle United and Aston Villa pondering over a £25m bid. Wolves, Leicester City, Derby County and Bournemouth, have also expressed their interest about the Welsh winger and all of them are open to taking him on loan or permanently.

Among the lot, Leeds United and Derby County are the only Championship sides, and it remains to be seen whether they would really come up with an offer of £25m if the opportunity arises as the reports claim. The Whites are in desperate need of wingers for the next season, and it is no surprise to see them wanting Wilson after his influential spell at Pride Park last campaign where he ended up as Derby County’s top scorer.

It is believed that Klopp is willing to give Wilson a chance in the pre-season and the Reds are set to play around nine games which could make or break his career at Anfield. Therefore with Liverpool willing to test him out in the pre-season, we don’t see any movement for Harry Wilson soon in the transfer market. 

The Whites are reportedly looking to sign three wingers for the next season, and they are willing to explore Premier League’s loan market to bolster their squad.

What will Wilson bring to Elland Road?

Championship regulars would be aware of Wilson’s set of skills as he scored 18 goals for the Rams last season. The winger played down the right as an inverted winger, and he often looks to come inside the central areas to affect play. He has a decent pace but isn’t blessed with that searing speed which some wingers have.

Therefore he often makes use of his close control skills to get past his man. The Welshman has a hammer of a left foot and is a specialist free kick taker scoring some memorable goals last season.

Wilson also showcases an impressive work rate, and that should suit the Whites well. He lacks slightly on the physical aspect as he can be shrugged off the ball sometimes too quickly.

Can Leeds United sign him?

The reports might mention that Leeds United are also in the mix to sign him permanently, but we don’t see anything like that happening. With Premier Lague clubs also willing to take him on loan, Klopp is likely going to prefer sending the 22-year-old to a Premier League side. The Reds are anyway looking at him for their first team if he manages to impress in the pre-season. As things stand, we don’t really see the Whites pulling off a deal for Wilson.

The following two tabs change content below.

Ayush Chaurasia

Sports Management Graduate. Wannabe sports manager/writer and researcher. If not found disscussing about sports, will be seen talking about movies or tv shows. Miserable rest of the times.

Share This Article

Tottenham Ready To Offload Rose To Get The Signing Of This Ace Done: Pros And Cons Of The Move

Next Story »

Manchester United To Launch Bid For This Brilliant Defensive Ace: Worth The Price & Can Ole Sign Him?


  • Scout Report Of How Joe Gelhardt Would Be A Better Fit In Liverpool Attack If Brought As Duncan’s Successor

    1 month ago

    Bobby Duncan must have overcome his mental stress now upon completion of the desired transfer to Fiorentina. Liverpool sanctioned the transfer on the European deadline day even ...

    Read More
  • Liverpool Confirm Duncan Departure: 3 Replacements For Klopp To Consider Including Serie A Ace

    1 month ago

    Liverpool have confirmed the departure of Bobby Duncan on their official website after the English striker agreed to make a switch to Fiorentina this summer. The Whiston-born ...

    Read More
  • This Player Undergoes Medical At Celtic: Strengths And Weaknesses Of This Exciting Talent

    1 month ago

    According to the report from BBC, Celtic are set to seal the deal for Kilmarnock’s left-back Greg Taylor in the next 24 hours. The Scottish heavyweights had ...

    Read More
  • Borussia Dortmund Comes In For Bobby Duncan: Has The Liverpool Ace Done Irrevocable Damage To His Reputation?

    1 month ago

    All the tantrum and mayhem seem to have cooled down since the past couple of days, but the damage is already done by Saif Rubie who lambasted ...

    Read More
  • Has Harry Maguire Solved Manchester United’s Defensive Problems?

    2 months ago

    In a summer that saw £1.41bn spent on transfers in the Premier League, one move stood out from the rest for several reasons. Harry Maguire is a ...

    Read More