Do Ipswich have advantage over Leeds in Jon Nolan race?

Jon Nolan of Shrewsbury shoots to score his sides goal during the Sky Bet League One match between Northampton Town   and Shrewsbury Town at Sixfields on March 20, 2018 in Northampton,...

Leeds United and Ipswich Town reportedly want Jon Nolan.

Josh Emmanuel of Rotherham United and Jon Nolan of Shrewsbury Town battle for the ball during the Sky Bet League One Play Off Final between Rotherham United and Shrewsbury Town at Wembley...

Leeds United, Norwich City, Sheffield United and Sunderland were linked with Jon Nolan back in March, and now Ipswich Town are reportedly to have joined the race for the Shrewsbury Town midfielder.

The Mirror (print edition, page 47, March 19, 2018) claimed of Championship trio Leeds, Norwich City and Sheffield United’s interest in Nolan (click here to read more), while The Shropshire Star reported that Sunderland wanted the 26-year-old midfielder.

Jon Nolan of Shrewsbury Town shoots while under pressure from Elliot Whitehouse of Lincoln City during the Checkatrade Trophy Final match between Shrewsbury Town and Lincoln City at...

With the Black Cats having been relegated to League One, it is hard to see them compete with the likes of Leeds and Norwich for the services of the former Chesterfield star.

However, Ipswich may have an advantage over Leeds, Canaries and the Blades, with the Tractor Boys now reported to have joined the race for the midfielder.

 

Pedro Obiang of West Ham United evades Jon Nolan of Shrewsbury Town during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round Replay match between West Ham United and Shrewsbury Town at London Stadium on...

According to The Sun on Sunday (print edition, page 59, June 17, 2018), new Ipswich manager Paul Hurst wants to sign Nolan.

Hurst was in charge of Shrewsbury from 2016 and 2018 and worked with the 26-year-old, and that could give him an advantage.

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