Report claims Leeds United interest in Juventus’ Moise Kean

Moise Kean (R) of Hellas Verona cscores his teams second goal during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and AC Milan at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on December 17, 2017 in Verona,...

Leeds United have been linked with Juventus-owned Verona striker Moise Kean.

Moise Kean (R) of Hellas Verona cscores his teams second goal during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and AC Milan at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on December 17, 2017 in Verona,...

Leeds United are interested in signing Moise Kean from Juventus, according to Gianlucadimarzio.com.

It has been reported that Leeds have been thinking about the 17-year-old striker and have enquired about the teenager.

However, the Championship club are unable to sign the Italy Under-19 international in the January transfer window, as he is on loan at Verono from Juventus.

Moise Kean of Hellas Verona FC in action during the Serie A match between Atalanta BC and Hellas Verona FC at Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia on October 25, 2017 in Bergamo, Italy.

The youngster is being use at Verona, for whom he has scored two goals in 17 Serie A appearances so far this season, according to WhoScored.

According to Gianlucadimarzio.com, Leeds are ready to make a move for him in the summer of 2018.

Moise Kean # 9 of Hellas Verona FC in action during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and ACF Fiorentina at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on September 10, 2017 in Verona, Italy.

Leeds are going strong in the Championship at the moment and are very much in the race for the playoffs.

The West Yorkshire outfit, though, could do with a striker. While Jay-Roy Grot has not made any impact whatsoever at Leeds, Pierre-Michel Lasogga has been inconsistent.

The Whites will return to action on Saturday afternoon when they take on Ipswich Town away from home in the Championship.

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