Leeds United ‘keen to sign Spurs outcast in January’

first_img Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions The striker has scored just one Premier league goal no dice According to The Sun, Leeds are confident a deal can happen which would see Llorente reunite with former manager Marcelo Bielsa, who he played under at Athletic Bilbao and scored 118 goals in 333 appearances. BEST OF Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Llorente, who moved to North London from Swansea City for £12.1million in August 2017, has struggled to feature for Mauricio Pochettino’s side, featuring in just two league matches this season.Frustrated, Llorente spoke of his struggles back in October: “It is never easy to cope with,” he said. “It is a daily struggle with myself, as I find it hard to accept the situation I am in.“It is frustrating to be left on the bench or not be called up. LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS Fernando Llorente has endured a frustrating time with Spurs Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade 2 ADVICE MONEY 2 RANKED REVEALED Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury huge blow Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade REVEALED Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card Fernando Llorente could end his time at Tottenham Hotspur with a January switch to Leeds United in his quest for first-team football.The Championship club, currently third in the table, are hoping to boost their chances of returning to the Premier League and a move for the 33-year-old would be a shrewd piece of business. “I try to put myself in the manager’s shoes. He has a difficult task, as we have a big squad and we all want to play.“It can’t be easy to leave out players who have trained well. I’m also aware that I am at one of the biggest clubs in Europe.“There is a lot of competition in attack. Harry Kane is a phenomenal player, and that makes it difficult for me to play regularly.”last_img