Report: Leeds United, Crystal Palace among clubs interested in Gyasi Zardes

(L-R) Mark McKenzie, Tyler Miller and Gyasi Zardes of the United States Men's National Soccer Team discuss a play during training at the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Site on...

Leeds United, Crystal Palace and Fulham are among the clubs reportedly interested in Gyasi Zardes in the summer of 2019.

(L-R) Mark McKenzie, Tyler Miller and Gyasi Zardes of the United States Men's National Soccer Team discuss a play during training at the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Site on...

Leeds United are interested in signing Gyasi Zardes in the summer of 2019, according to TEAMtalk.

The report has also claimed that Leeds’s Championship rivals, Middlesbrough and Norwich City, are looking at the 27-year-old forward.

 

Premier League trio Crystal Palace, Huddersfield Town and Fulham are also reported to be interested in securing the services of the USA international at the end of the season.

Quality footballer

Zardes is a very good forward who has done well in Major League Soccer, and he is ready to a make a move to England.

The 27-year-old scored 20 goals in 36 MLS appearances for Columbus Crew this season, according to WhoScored.

Gyasi Zardes #11 of Columbus Crew warms up during the Audi 2018 MLS Cup Eastern Conference Semifinal Leg 2 match between Columbus Crew and New York Red Bulls at Red Bull Arena on November...

The former Los Angeles Galaxy man can also play anywhere in the front-line, and his versatility will be an asset for the likes of Leeds, Palace and Middlesbrough.

True, there will be an element of risk involved in signing Zardes, but if the transfer fee is not much, then it will be worth taking it, especially for Leeds, Norwich or Middlesbrough.

United States forward Gyasi Zardes (9) during the game between the United States National team and the Mexico National team on September 11, 2018 at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee.

 

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