Leeds United are not interested in selling Kemar Roofe even though the forward is attracting a lot of interest from fellow Championship sides.
The Yorkshire Evening Post revealed that whilst West Brom and Sheffield United were considering making a move for the 25-year old, the Whites are not interested in offers for the player.
— Leeds United News (@LeedsUnitedYEP) July 11, 2018
Roofe was Leeds’ top scorer last season, hitting 14 goals in all competitions and given their lack of options up top currently, he could play a big part in upcoming pre-season games, providing him with a chance to impress.
Deals for Abel Hernandez and Matej Vydra have stalled in recent weeks, leaving Bielsa without a proven, recognised Championship striker.
Therefore, some fans were pleased to see that Roofe will be staying, although others still feel they should be aiming for better as he hasn’t been a player that has always been appreciated by supporters since joining the club.
Here’s what eight fans had to say about this news on twitter…
Can’t believe the stick Roofe gets from some. Top scorer – regularly played out of position.
He’s a clever player and will do well in Bielsa’s system
— Mark Williamson (@hedgehoguk84) July 12, 2018
Leeds United plan to resist buying any new players.
— BROLIN ATE THE PIE (@REDPLANET2025) July 12, 2018
Every time I see a leeds post I'm becoming more and more dissapointed
— Goose (@CharlieAllsopLu) July 12, 2018
well.. we still need a squad on matchday…
— Robin Rodell (@RobinRodell) July 12, 2018
Good because I think we should keep him..
— Paul (@rissyone) July 12, 2018
It's about time they started to keep our best players ⚽⚽⚽
— John Cannon (@cannonjohn1965) July 12, 2018
That’s about the only positive news I’ve heard from ER for ages.
— Iain Groundwell (@Hauxley1) July 12, 2018
Well that's a relief…. Slow news day on the transfer front then?
— Cozy (@Cozy1978) July 11, 2018
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