Lee Gregory development shouldn’t deter Sunderland, Sheffield Wednesday

Lee Gregory of Millwall shoots during the pre-match warm-up before the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Fulham at The Den on April 20, 2018 in London, England.

Sunderland, Sheffield Wednesday and Derby County are reportedly interested in Lee Gregory of Millwall in the summer transfer window.

Sol Bamba of Cardiff City is challenged by Lee Gregory of Millwall during the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Cardiff Cityat The Den on February 9, 2018 in London, England.

Sunderland, Sheffield Wednesday and Derby County have been linked with Lee Gregory of Millwall in the summer transfer window.

According to Transfermarkt.co.uk, Gregory is out of contract at Millwall this summer.

The Mirror (print edition, page 49, April 2, 2018) claimed that Derby County are interested in signing the 29-year-old striker in the summer transfer window (click here to read more).

 

Sol Bamba of Cardiff City is challenged by Lee Gregory of Millwall during the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Cardiff Cityat The Den on February 9, 2018 in London, England.

It was reported that Derby are planning to secure the services of the former FC Halifax Town striker for around £750,000.

The Daily Mail reported in March that Sunderland and Sheffield Wednesday want to sign Gregory this summer.

Sunderland, Wednesday and Derby will now have to pay a decent transfer fee, as Millwall have activated the option to extend Gregory’s contract, meaning that he will now remain at The Den until the end of next season, as announced on their official website.

Lee Gregory of Millwall celebrates after scoring his sides first goal with his team mates during the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Cardiff Cityat The Den on February 9,...

However, this should not deter the Black Cats, the Owls or the Rams, if they are keen on Gregory.

Millwall were never going to lose the 29-year-old striker this summer, especially as he scored 10 goals and provided four assists in 40 Championship starts this season.

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