Leeds United transfer news recap: Whites striker seals move away, Ryan Edmondson contract update

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Leeds United head coach Marcelo Bielsa. (Bruce Rollinson)

Leeds United - August 5

Last updated: Wednesday, 05 August, 2020, 12:05

  • Leeds United have a summer of recruitment ahead
  • The Whites first need to tie up Marcelo Bielsa once again with discussions ongoing
  • Follow all the latest below

Let’s kick off with today’s rumours

Stuart Dallas on what gave Leeds motivation

Andrea Radrizzani on Bielsa’s impact

Liam Cooper backs Kemar Roofe at Rangers

"He was brilliant for us, he was really an important player for us," Cooper told BBC Radio Scotland's Sportsound.

"He worked hard for the team and when he gets chances, he's a serious finisher. He's strong, he's quick. He's a willing runner. I definitely think he'll score plenty of goals.

"He lives the right way, he's a true professional. He works hard on the training pitch. He loves the gym. It's a great bit of business from Rangers and I think he'll do very well there."

  • Leeds want five signings this summer
  • Work is ongoing to pin Marcelo Bielsa down for a third season
  • United would like to bring Ben White to Elland Road but face stiff competition
  • The Whites are also confident of landing Wigan youngster Joe Gelhardt
  • Supporters are also waiting on the release of next season’s new Adidas kit

ICYMI - the line-up is complete...

Ryan Edmondson set to be handed a new deal

Kun is on the move again

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