Leeds United fans react to Lewis Baker speculation

Lewis Baker of Vitesse Arnhem celebrates scoring his teams first goal of the game during the Dutch KNVB Cup Semi-final match between Sparta Rotterdam and Vitesse Arnhem held at Het Kasteel...

Leeds United reportedly want to sign Lewis Baker from Chelsea in the summer transfer window.

Lewis Baker of Middlesbrough looks dejected during the Carabao Cup Fourth Round match between AFC Bournemouth and Middlesbrough at Vitality Stadium on October 24, 2017 in Bournemouth,...

Leeds United fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to speculation linking the club with a move for Chelsea midfielder Lewis Baker.

According to The Yorkshire Evening Post, Championship club Leeds are interested in signing Baker from Premier League side Chelsea in the summer transfer window.

It has been reported that the Whites and the Blues have held advanced discussions over the transfer of the England Under-21 international, who spent the 2017-18 season on loan at Championship side Middlesbrough.

The report has claimed that Leeds are interested in securing the services of the youngster on a permanent contract, but the West Yorkshire outfit are also claimed to be open to having him on loan for the 2018-19 campaign.

Lewis Baker of Middlesbrough and Marc Pugh of AFC Bournemouth in action during the Carabao Cup Fourth Round match between AFC Bournemouth and Middlesbrough at Vitality Stadium on October...

Baker has been at Chelsea since 2005, but the 23-year-old midfielder - who earns £20,000 per week as salary according to Spotrac.com - has failed to break into the London club’s first team.

The Englishman has had spells on loan at Sheffield Wednesday, Milton Keynes Dons, Vitesse and Middlesbrough in recent years.

Leeds fans have taken to Twitter to give their reaction to speculation linking the club with a move for Chelsea midfielder Baker in the summer transfer window.

Below are some of the best comments:

Lewis Baker of Vitesse Arnhem celebrates scoring his teams first goal of the game during the Dutch KNVB Cup Semi-final match between Sparta Rotterdam and Vitesse Arnhem held at Het Kasteel...

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