Leeds United have dropped a demand from Bundesliga side Hoffenheim for striker Jorginio Rutter, which would be the most expensive transfer deal at the ufabet club. of Yorkshire agrees to pay, tie up shirt in 48 hours
Sky Sports reports that the 20-year-old France Under-21 international will undergo a medical with Leeds in the next 24 hours. If everything goes smoothly, ready for the launch announcement the next day.
The £35m fee, including a performance option for Rutter, would be Elland Road’s most expensive, breaking the previous record of £27m for Rodrigo from Valencia.
It will be interesting to see if the Frenchman will be able to solve the problems with the guns in front of ‘ Yung Thong ‘ when the statistic has only 2 goals from 17 games played in all competitions this season.
Rutter didn’t feature in Hoffenheim’s recent mid-season friendlies and speaking about the situation, their director of football Alexander Rosen hinted at his impending departure.
‘Ultimately we have to decide what is best for Hoffenheim under the given circumstances,’ he said.
‘It is also important to include the thoughts of Georginio and those around him, because after all we are not talking about a piece of furniture here, but about the future of a young person.’
Elsewhere, Leeds midfielder Alfie McCalmont, 22, meanwhile, is joining Carlisle United on loan.