Home News leeds and newcastle keen on romain perraud

Leeds, Southampton and Newcastle keen on Romain Perraud

Author image

Updated

on

Disclosure
We sometimes use affiliate links in our content, when clicking on those we might receive a commission – at no extra cost to you. By using this website you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy.

2 min read

Join our Telegram channel to stay up to date on the latest in marketing
1002296963

Leeds United, Southampton and Newcastle United are interested in signing Brest defender Romain Perraud.

According to L’Equipe (via GFFN), Southampton are leading the chase to sign the 23-year-old who could cost around €15 million.

The defender has a contract with the French outfit until 2025, and his suitors will have to pay the asking price if they want to sign him this summer.

Southampton need to sign a quality replacement for Ryan Bertrand, and Perraud certainly fits the bill.

Leeds could definitely use a quality left-back signing, especially with Ezgjan Alioski set to leave the club when his contract expires later this summer.

Newcastle have been using Matt Ritchie and Paul Dummett as their first-choice left-back, and Perraud would be an upgrade on them.

However, his arrival could affect Jamal Lewis’ development, who was signed from Norwich City last summer. The youngster struggled for game time this past season.

The €15m asking price seems reasonable for a player who has picked up three goals and seven assists in the French league this past season.

He has the potential to develop into a top-class player and would be an excellent acquisition for any of the clubs he has been linked with.

Read: 26-year-old on his way to Leeds this summer.

Join our Telegram channel to stay up to date on the latest in marketing