Brighton's Ben White drops hint he's signing for Leeds

A general view of Elland Road, home of Leeds United FC during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Blackburn Rovers at Elland Road on December 26, 2018 in Leeds, England.

The Brighton and Hove Albion defender is said to be a long-term target for Leeds United.

Ben White of Newport County during the Fly Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round Replay match between Tottenham Hotspur and Newport County at Wembley Stadium on February 7, 2018 in London, England.

The Brighton and Hove Albion defender, Ben White, appears to have hinted at a summer move to Leeds United.

According to The Yorkshire Evening Post, White is being targeted by Leeds over a possible loan deal, having also been on the radar of United boss Marcelo Bielsa a year ago.

 

And the centre-back is now following the Whites on Instagram, as well as the Elland Road pair, Tyler Denton and Kalvin Phillips.

The only other clubs followed by White are those he has already played for, and while Denton was a teammate of his at Peterborough United last season, there is no obvious connection with Phillips.

 

White is the second rumoured Leeds target to start following the club's Instagram account, after the Wolverhampton Wanderers winger, Helder Costa.

The 21-year-old is now one of six senior centre-backs at Brighton, after the Seagulls' capture of the Leeds-linked Matt Clarke from Portsmouth.

Matthew Clarke of Portsmouth clears from Chris Maguire of Sunderland during the Sky Bet League One Play-Off Second Leg match between Portsmouth and Sunderland at Fratton Park on May 16,...

Is the Brighton defender off to Leeds this summer?

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