Newcastle United and Leeds United are plotting to maneuver for Burnley’s Nathan Collins following the centre-backs breakthrough season within the Premier League.
Collins joined Burnley final summer time from Stoke Metropolis and the 21-year-old by the top of the 12 months had cemented his place on the coronary heart of the Claret’s defence.
The Irish worldwide performed 19 occasions within the Premier League this season and was given his debut by Sean Dyche in Burnley’s 0-0 draw with Norwich again in October. The 21-year-old spent a lot of the season behind James Tarkowski and Ben Mee within the pecking order however following an damage to the latter, the teenager impressed in a beginning position.
Following this breakthrough marketing campaign, a recruitment supply has instructed Football Insider that Newcastle and Leeds are each trying to signal a centre-back this summer time and so they see Collins as somebody with “big” potential.
The deal must be made simpler by the truth that Burnley have been relegated from the Premier League this season, which might immediate the membership to promote some gamers.
This may very well be a great transfer for each side to make as Collins has potential and it’s a deal that shouldn’t value some huge cash. This is able to enable the pair to strengthen in different areas and nonetheless get a great centre-back within the meantime.