Report: Reading to make new offer to Southampton target Diamond Milan Edwards

General view outside the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Southampton and Brighton & Hove Albion at St Mary's Stadium on September 17, 2018 in Southampton, United Kingdom.

Southampton and AS Roma are reportedly interested in Diamond Milan Edwards of Reading.

General view outside the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Southampton and Brighton & Hove Albion at St Mary's Stadium on September 17, 2018 in Southampton, United Kingdom.

According to The Sun, Reading will make a new offer to Diamond Milan Edwards to keep hold of the attacking midfielder amid interest from Southampton and AS Roma.

It has been reported by the British tabloid that Premier League club Southampton and Italian club Roma are interested in signing the 16-year-old attacking midfielder.

 

The teenager has reportedly turned down Reading’s contract offer, but the Royals will reportedly made a new attempt.

Leaving Reading

Edwards is a very talented young attacking midfielder who has a bright future ahead of him.

Southampton have a very good youth academy, and a switch to the Saints will not be a bad move for the 16-year-old.

General view ahead of the Premier League match between Southampton FC and Leicester City at St Mary's Stadium on August 25, 2018 in Southampton, United Kingdom.

Roma are a massive and historic club in Italy, and the 16-year-old will enjoy himself there and will get a very good footballing education.

What Edwards needs to look for now is a club where he can get the best footballing education, and where he can grow as a footballer.

General view outside the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Southampton and Brighton & Hove Albion at St Mary's Stadium on September 17, 2018 in Southampton, United Kingdom.

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