Patrick Bamford has joked that he would “embrace the competition” amid unofficial recommendations that Norwegian striker Erling Haaland is hoping to sign for Leeds.
Borussia Dortmund’s striker has turn into one of the common players in Europe since last season.
After blasting onto the scene at RB Salzburg, he has not slowed down in Germany. In reality, he has scored 43 goals in 45 video games, resulting in lengthy hypothesis about his subsequent move.
Manchester United, Chelsea and Manchester City are reportedly all firmly within the forward.
These allegations have clearly been fired by his agent Mino Raiola, who has confirmed interest within the Premier League striker.
Amid the hypothesis in regards to the striker, one report earlier this week claimed that Haaland had dominated out a move to Chelsea.
And, having been born in Leeds throughout his father Alf Inge’s time on the membership, Haaland jnr is a powerful supporter of Marcelo Bielsa’s side. In reality, Norway could not resist altering shirts when it got here up against Stuart Dallas last year.
Because of this, Leeds followers are sometimes joking, surprised about Haaland at some point becoming a member of their ranks.
And when that was given to Bamford, Leeds’ present No. 9 response obtained a humorous response when requested on the official Leeds podcast.
“Are you in any respect fearful that when Haaland indicators in the summertime, you will be preventing to your place,” requested Matthew Lewis.
However Bamford could not assist however snort, and he responded: “I really just like the competition!”
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Haaland’s love explains Leeds
Norwegian tv commentator Jan Aage Fjortoft has spoken beforehand about how Haaland can be a superb match for Liverpool. And he has additionally warned the Red Devils that the attacker has just one ‘United’ interested by becoming a member of.
Fjortoft instructed the Blood Red podcast: “In Dortmund, it has players like Julian Brandt who see [his perfectly timed runs].
“It might be a superb match for any membership and for Liverpool it’s good. However when he is speaking about United, he is speaking about Leeds United! ”
Fjortoft added: “I feel it should end in England at some point….
“We must always wait and see how he is doing – he is in the correct place now.”
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