Last Updated: 25/08/20 9:10 pm.
The promoted Premier League club are in pole position to finish an offer for the Spain global after holding positive talks over a transfer.
Rodrigo scored eight objectives last season as Valencia finished ninth in La Liga. He joined from Benfica in 2014, initially on loan before moving permanently the following year.
Rodrigo might be on his way back to the Premier League.
Leeds United are surrounding the finalizing of Valencia striker Rodrigo.
Nevertheless, the 29-year-old looks set to follow Ferran Torres, Francis Coquelin and Dani Parejo out the exit door at the Mestalla due to the clubs dangerous monetary position.
0:55 Rodrigo scored his very first and just Premier League goal for Bolton versus Wigan back in 2011.
Rodrigo scored his first and only Premier League objective for Bolton against Wigan back in 2011.
It has actually been practically a years considering that Rodrigo initially played in the Premier League. Once in 21 looks, he spent a season on loan at Bolton in 2010 where he scored.
Leeds have already signed 5 gamers this summertime while Jack Harrison has actually returned from Manchester City for a second loan spell.
They were also interested in another previous loanee, Ben White, however Brighton are declining to sell to a club they consider to be a direct Premier League competitor.
Leeds had a third quote – worth ₤ 25m – for White rejected recently and will now turn their attention elsewhere with Brightons position over the centre-back having actually ended up being clear.
Phillips grateful and delighted after England call-up.
1:11 Kalvin Phillips was amazed to get his first England call-up.
Kalvin Phillips was surprised to receive his first England call-up.
Leeds midfielder Kalvin Phillips says he was a little stunned to have been called into the England team so quickly.
Phillips is one of 3 uncapped players to be consisted of in Gareth Southgates team for next months Nations League games versus Iceland and Denmark together with Phil Foden and Mason Greenwood.
It caps a great few months for Phillips, who will be playing in the Premier League this season after Leeds claimed the Championship title.
He told Sky Sports: “I dont think I was expecting to get into the England team this early, even prior to the season has actually started.
” I believed it would take rather a while, to be sincere, however perhaps I got fortunate, I dont understand.”.
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