Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani’s intermediary, Lorenzo Tonetti, has made contact with Lazio owner Igli Tare. However, club president Claudio Lotito reportedly wants another €7million to €8million, which would work out as up to around £34million for Leeds to have to pay.
However, Lazio are … Andrea Radrizzani’s intermediary, Lorenzo Tonetti, has been in touch with Lazio sporting director Igli Tare, and is ready to submit a €30million (£27million) bid, claims the report. To have the audacity to ask about the final name is quite something. Match Recap: Leeds United 1-4 Leicester City, Leeds United u23s 4-1 Crystal Palace u23s. Links between the Elland Road side and the Biancocelesti defender emerged on Wednesday, with Il Messaggero claiming the Whites had asked about five of their players. All Rights Reserved. This was less fun than it was after the Aston Villa match. With Rodrigo done and dusted, they could sign Lazio defender Luiz Felipe for a price of around £26.8m. Leeds are quite possibly on the verge of signing two impressive top-flight regulars. La Lazio Siamo Noi claims Leeds have launched a €30m bid for Lazio centre-half Luiz Felipe.Rome outlet claims the offer falls some €7m-€8m short of their valuation. CONCACAF Champions League stars that Leeds United should sign. Luiz Felipe (Lazio) tagged in the post and is represented by Tonetti’s Football Capital ♂️ pic.twitter.com/ApqIbSl8LN. Leeds United have sent Radrizzani’s right-hand man Lorenzo Tonetti to Rome following enquiries for several Lazio players, with Luiz Felipe and Jordan Lukaku being made available for offers. The Whites enquired about several Lazio players, with Luiz Felipe and Jordan Lukaku available from the Serie A side. These are the early stages of development in Leeds’ search for another centre-back, and whether Leeds end up making a move for Luiz Felipe will likely depend on how talks progress for a Robin Koch transfer in the next week or so. To put it bluntly, there was never really any chance of Leeds getting this deal done, was there? Leeds are ready to pay in the region of €30 million (£27m) for the defender, including bonuses.
Transfermarkt rates him at £58.5m so it wouldn't be cheap.
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