Metz Winger Yeni Ngbakoto has been approached by Championship side, Queens Park Rangers, according to reports in France via Talksport.
As Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink looks to strengthen his Queens Park Rangers for the upcoming season, Yeni Ngbakoto has emerged as one of his main targets.
The player was one of the standout performers in Ligue 2 last season and played a pivotal role in Metz’ promotion to the French top division.
The 24-year-old was an influential figure in Metz’ promotion to the French top division with 15 goals and 11 assists in 42 appearances last season.
Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink’s extensive knowledge of the Benelux region and France has seen Ngbakoto become a target and Hasselbaink will be hoping he can beat French side Angers to his signature.
The interest shown from Championship side Queens Park Rangers may suggest that Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink is inevitably looking for Matt Phillips’ replacement, who is attracting interest from a number of Premier League sides.
vQueens Park Rangers has made contact with Ngbakoto and it is looking increasingly likely that the winger will be leaving Metz this summer.
Queens Park Rangers fans, how do you feel about the news? Would you like to see Ngbakoto join the club? Is he Matt Phillips replacement? Is the wide midfield position, a position that needs addressing? Let us hear your thoughts and opinions in the comment section below!