Leeds United are thought to be interested in signing Los Angeles FC midfielder Jose Cifuentes.
The Lowdown: Cifuentes profiled
Cifuentes, an Ecuador international, is primarily a central midfielder but can also play in holding or attacking roles.
The Latest: Leeds links
He claimed that Europe is chasing the midfielder, name-checking Leeds and Brighton as sides who are ‘interested’ in his services.
The Verdict: 49ers to lay the groundwork?
Cifuentes is plying his trade in the MLS, so the investment arm of the San Francisco 49ers could help lay the groundwork over a potential transfer.
Adams at Elland Road?
Yes, get him in!
No, look elsewhere!
Of course, it would need to be green-lit by Jesse Marsch, but with Mateusz Klich’s future up in the air, Cifuentes could prove to be a shrewd replacement as he can play in a variety of midfield roles and has good ‘mobility’.
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