English Championship Side Step up Interest in Super Eagles’ Defender


Looking to bolster their ranks and increase their defensive options,Leeds United have identified 26 year old right footer Bright Osayi-Samuel for a potential transfer move.

The defender who joined Turkish side Fernabahçe in 2021 on a four year contract has impressed,grabbing a total of 1,941 minutes for himself this season,with two goals and four assists to his name.

The former Blackpool and Queen’s Park Rangers player has come out of the shadows for the Yellow canaries under manager Ismail Kartar and has also now caught the eye of daniel farke for the Whites’.

Leeds, who are seeking promotion back to the English top flight and are facing stiff competition from Leicester City,Southampton and the likes will certainly be hoping on the possible move for Osayi-Samuel to bolster their defence for a successful promotion charge.

The Nigerian will be the 38th player of this descent to be in the English Division with the likes of Joseph Aribo,Frank Onyeka,Kelechi Iheanacho and others in the lower divisions.