Southampton are reportedly looking at Leeds United’s Pontus Jansson as a replacement for Virgil van Dijk, who has left for Liverpool.
Southampton have previously shown interest in the Leeds United defender.
The Leeds United legend is a big fan of the towering Swede it seems.
Leeds United lost in the Championship at the weekend.
Pontus Jansson was fortunate to avoid a red card in Leeds United's latest defeat.
Leeds United lost in the Championship on Saturday.
Several of the Leeds United stars not featuring in the FA Cup tie have taken to Twitter after Gaetano Berardi broke the deadlock at Rodney Parade.
Leeds failed to overcome Nottingham Forest on New Year's Day.
Southampton were interested in Leeds defender Pontus Jansson earlier this year.
Leeds United kept hold of fifth place in the Championship after they came from behind to win on Boxing Day.
Pontus Jansson is the latest Leeds United star to see his performance drop after signing a permanent deal.
Leeds United made a number of signings during the summer transfer window and have made a bright start to the Championship season.
Players from Leeds United, Aston Villa, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Middlesbrough are amongst HITC Sport's eight who are too good for the Championship.