Leeds United are considering making an approach for Wolverhampton Wanderers winger Adama Traore, after his price-tag was revealed [GOAL].
The Lowdown: Leeds United eye quality additions ahead of 2021/22
Seeking high-profile additions capable of participating within his high-octane brand of football, Whites boss Marcelo Bielsa looks to be prioritising quality over quantity this summer.
This has been reflected in his transfer activity, signing Jack Harrison, Junior Firpo and Kristoffer Klaesson from Manchester City, Barcelona and Valerenga respectively [Transfermarkt].
Could they now be set to bag another former Barcelona man following recent reports?
Would Traore be a good signing for Leeds United?
The Latest: Leeds United contemplate Traore move; £30 million price-tag reported
The Yorkshiremen are considering making their move for 25-year-old Traore as they explore the possibility of bolstering their depth out wide [GOAL].
Costing a pretty penny, Leeds would need to fork out the sum of £30 million in order to tempt Wolves to part ways with the Spanish international.
UEFA Champions League qualifiers Liverpool are also known to be interested in the pacy wide-man.
The Verdict: Traore would be a very astute signing for the Whites
Looking to take their recent return to the English top-flight up a notch, Traore would be a serious piece of business that would excite the Elland Road faithful.
In 2020/21, the Spaniard enjoyed a productive season with his Molineux employers, registering six goal contributions in 41 appearances; three goals and three assists [Transfermarkt].
Furthermore, his ability to carry the ball in comparison to the rest of the players in the Premier League is unparalleled. Last term, the 5ft 10in ace registered the most completed dribbles in the division with 216 across the piece [Kickest].
Previously labelled as ‘very special’ by former boss Nuno Espirito Santo, Leeds should look to complete a deal for his services before other suitors act [Liverpool Echo].
In other news, a pundit tips a Scottish Premiership ace to join Leeds United.
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