Leeds may reportedly signal Chelsea midfielder Hakim Ziyech this summer time, at the same time as a part of a deal for Raphinha to go the opposite approach – a participant Frank Lampard branded him “top class” after signing him from Ajax.
Ziyech, 29, has endured a tough couple of seasons at Chelsea since becoming a member of the membership from Ajax in 2020. He penned a five-year deal value £100,000 every week, according to Spotrac.
The Whites have been linked with a complete host of gamers lately – together with Charles De Ketelaere and Christian Eriksen. Morocco worldwide Ziyech is one other, regardless of a transfer being extremely bold.
Ziyech is much from first alternative at Chelsea, although, beginning simply 27 of his 44 appearances in 2021-22 – finishing 90 minutes solely 11 instances. Speaking about Ziyech in 2020, Lampard stated he’s a “top player”.
“We played against [Hakim Ziyech] in the Champions League last year. He’s a top class player,” Lampard said, as per the Express. “He impresses you even more when you work with him.”
Leeds may signal Ziyech: Lampard branded him ‘top class’
What a signing this may be. But it does appear extremely bold, and even unrealistic. Ziyech is a participant on the fringes at Chelsea and a mortgage transfer does appear sensible – however to Leeds?
Ziyech is a participant able to Champions League soccer. If he was to go away Chelsea, he’ll need to stay in that competitors and Leeds can’t supply European soccer of any kind.
Even if he did need to transfer to Elland Road, Leeds must put aside a complete lot of money to pay for a considerable quantity of his wages. Again, if Leeds needed to pay 70%, that’s nonetheless an enormous outlay.
In different information, PIF have simply bought participant Benitez reportedly claimed was the ‘way forward for Newcastle’