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Leeds United and Southampton battle for player from PSG

Leeds United and Southampton are among a large group of clubs that are keen on marking the Paris Saint-Germain kid Thierno Balde, according to L’Equipe.

Marcelo Bielsa will be quick to improve his squad in the approach a potential come back to the Premier League and the long break from EFL action will allow him time to distinguish potential transfer targets.

Another player you ‘d hope to be one for the future in the event that he arrived at Elland Road is Thierno Balde, the starlet of PSG, who is said to draw a great deal of enthusiasm for the summer going.

Leeds United and Southampton battle for player from PSG

The 17-year-old plays in the barrier and can play either focus half or right-back, which over the long haul makes him a potentially valuable and adaptable decision.

The youthful defender traversed the ranks at PSG and was great for the club’s childhood team and in the UEFA Youth League, however, it is as of now facing an uncertain future at the Parc des Princes.

Balde – ready to play on an international level either for France or Guinea-Bissau – is out of contract at PSG this season.

L’Equipe reports that Leeds, Southampton, and Saint-Etienne are among those intrigued by the defender, who has allegedly been offered another deal to delay his stay in Paris.

Leeds must watch out for the situation Balde faces in Paris, with negotiations being said to proceed between the player and the club. Balde resembles a fascinating possibility for Leeds, and maybe a valuable addition.

The club has a lot of talented and youthful defenders getting through the ranks, for example, Pascal Struijk and Oliver Casey, so there’s no harm in getting in talent like Balde for free.

Bielsa is a manager who likes to create youthful players and it may be useful for Balde to play under a manager like him.