Leeds United update emerges over potential transfer for Valencia left-back Jesus Vazquez
Leeds United have reportedly not taken any steps to sign Valencia left-back Jesus Vazquez in the summer despite links to the teenager.
According to Italian media outlet Calciomercato [24 November], Leeds may have been linked with the Spaniard, but they’re not currently interested in pursuing his services.
The 19-year-old made his Valencia debut earlier this season and has established himself as a first-team player for the La Liga outfit.
Leeds’ transfer policy has been baffling, to say the least, when it comes to their pursuits of left-backs and strikers.
It’s clear to everyone that those two areas of the pitch need to be strengthened, but neither have been by the Whites.
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This summer, they even let Leif Davis leave permanently and despite Junior Firpo missing the start of the campaign, did not sign a replacement.
While Pascal Struijk has fared relatively well, he’s still not the attacking full-back that Jesse Marsch would like to have.
We believe he’ll be a decent rotation option, to begin with, and he can eventually go on to make that role his own at Elland Road and compete with the likes of Firpo and Struijk.