Leeds United face fresh battle for international midfielder but left back comes highly recommended

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Tuesday, 8th June 2021, 8:49 am

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Whites face fresh competition for international midfielder

Roma are the latest side to be linked with a move for Cagliari's star midfielder Nahitan Nandez, who could cost around £30m. The 25-year-old Uruguay international has been linked with both Leeds United and West Ham in recent weeks. (Gazetta dello Sport).

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IN DEMAND: Cagliari Calcio's Uruguay international midfielder Nahitan Nandez. Photo by Enrico Locci/Getty Images.

Catch up on all of the latest Leeds United and Premier League transfer rumours in our round-up HERESpanish left back comes highly recommended

Huesca left back Javi Galan features high up on Leeds director of football Victor Orta's targets - and the defender has also been highly recommended to the YEP.

The YEP asked football data firm Analytics FC to use their TransferLab platform to identify other potential targets and you can read their findings HERERodrigo gets late Spain call

United forward Rodrigo has been summoned to the Spain camp in a contingency measure put in place due to Sergio Busquets' positive Covid-19 test.

Spain will take in their last Euros warm-up game on Tuesday evening - but with a major difference. Read why HERERobin Koch not called for as Germans sign off in style

Leeds defender Robin Koch stayed on the bench as Germany signed off for the Euros with a 7-1 thrashing of Monday night's visitors Latvia in Dusseldorf.

Read who started and who got minutes ahead of Koch HEREKalvin Phillips given maximum Tyler Roberts backing

Whites forward Tyler Roberts has backed Leeds team-mate Kalvin Phillips to start for England at the European Championships.

In doing so, Roberts issued the Yorkshire Pirlo with the ultimate praise. Read what he had to say HERE

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