After the disappointing news about the status of Pontus Jansson, Adam Pope also had a little bit of news about another player Leeds has pretty much let go far below market value.
He’s looking for another club but is due back at #lufc July 15.— Adam Pope (@apopey) July 6, 2019
Not only did Saiz force through a loan move to Spain and Getafe that failed to see Leeds get any sort of transfer fee, he was also was interviewed by Spanish police in regards to match fixing allegations against former teammates.
Saiz’s career has gone sideways a couple of times, he never really seemed to recover his swagger at Leeds after his spitting incident against Newport County followed by a six-game suspension in the 2017-18 season.
He’s looking for a new club, but quite obviously not in the plans of Marcelo Bielsa. He’ll probably end up at a team in the Segunda Division again.
On to the links.
Leeds United Links
Leeds United are reportedly selling Sweden international defender Pontus Jansson to Brentford. [Through It All Together]
Jansson is reportedly leaving for the cut-rate price of £5.5 million. [Through It All Together]
England and English Football Links
England finished fourth at the Women’s World Cup. [BBC.com]
Tottenham Hotspur are now the favorites to land Real Madrid’s Dani Ceballos. [Cartilage Free Captain]
World Football Links
Theo Hernandez officially joined AC Milan from Real Madrid. [AC Milan Offside]
A look at what Empoli and Algeria international midfielder Ismael Bennacer will bring to Milan. [AC Milan Offside]
Milan are reportedly interested in landing striker Mariano Diaz from Real Madrid as well. [AC Milan Offside]
Fiorentina could be interested in making a deal for Empoli goalkeeper Pietro Terracciano, who spent the last half of the season on loan in Florence. [Viola Nation]