One step forward, one step sideways: Leeds United signing could be close

By Sport Witness Team

First published by sportwitness.co.uk

The Daily Jerry Mbakogu brings two different slants on Thursday.

Gazzetta di Modena are Carpi’s local newspaper and, via their connections at the Serie B club, have been providing updates nearly every day.

When it was claimed in Yorkshire that Leeds United had told Carpi they won’t be signing the striker, Gazzetta di Modena went straight to the Italian club and got a denial.

Since then everything has been stagnated.

Talks have been described as ‘ping-pong’, and today it’s claimed the player is on ‘stand-by’ for a move. Leeds United remain the only named potential destination, but it’s …read more

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