Football

Leeds boss plots 48 hour double deal - reports

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Leeds United boss Simon Grayson is hoping to tie up a deal to sign two players in the next 48 hours.

The Whites have spent several weeks monitoring striker Mikael Forssell on trial, and The Sun reports that Grayson is set to hand the Finnish forward a deal until the end of the seasib.

A free agent following his summer release from Hannover 96, Forssell is expected to sign a deal with Leeds United before the weekend clash against Crystal Palace.

The same report goes on to claim the Elland Road outfit will look to sign Stoke City full-back Danny Pugh on emergency loan when the window opens later today.

28-year-old Pugh, a versatile defender who can play in midfield, will provide the Leeds United boss with some much-needed strength-in-depth.


 

Leeds United have made a steady start to the current campaign and picked-up a creditable draw at West Ham United almost a fortnight ago, but will need to improve to make the Npower Championship play-offs this season.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Danny Pugh
Football
Championship
Mikael Forssell
Leeds United

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again