Report: Leeds United want Aaron Hickey

A dejected Aaron Hickey of Hearts during the William Hill Scottish Cup final between Heart of Midlothian and Celtic at Hampden Park on May 25, 2019 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United and Steven Gerrard’s Glasgow Rangers reportedly want Aaron Hickey.

head coach Steven Gerrard of Rangers FC looks on prior to the UEFA Europa League group G match between BSC Young Boys and Rangers FC at Stade de Suisse, Wankdorf on October 3, 2019 in Bern,...Rangers manager Steven Gerrard

According to The Sun on Sunday (print edition, page 65, October 20, 2019), Leeds United are interested in signing Aaron Hickey, meaning that there is yet more competition for Steven Gerrard’s Glasgow Rangers.

The Scottish Sun recently claimed of interest in Hickey from Rangers, with the report stating that the Gers’ new sporting director Ross Wilson was going to urge Gerrard to make a £2 million move for the 17-year-old left-back in the January transfer window.

The Daily Record has reported of interest from Mark Warburton’s Queens Park Rangers in the Scotland Under-17 international, with the Championship club in England planning a bid of £1.5 million for the youngster.

The Sun of Sunday (print edition, page 65, October 20, 2019) has reported that Leeds have been scouting the teenager and are planning to make a move in January.

Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Birmingham City at Elland Road on October 19, 2019 in Leeds, England.

Good long-term signing

Hickey is a very good and talented young left-back who will get better in the coming years.

The youngster would be a very good long-term signing for Leeds or Rangers, but patience must be shown to him.

A dejected Aaron Hickey of Hearts during the William Hill Scottish Cup final between Heart of Midlothian and Celtic at Hampden Park on May 25, 2019 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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