According to Kicker (by means of GGFN), Leeds United have joined Celtic, Newcastle United, Bournemouth, West Bromwich Albion and Brentford in the race for Union Berlin striker Sebastian Andersson ahead of the summer transfer window.
The Elland Roadway outfit are preparing for life back in the English top-flight and are anticipated to make a couple of and quality additions to the squad if they get promoted.
Leeds are currently top of the Championship table with 6 games to go, with a six-point cushion in between them and the play- offs locations.
They will need a quality competition aod cover for Patrick Bamford ought to they remain in the Premier League next term, and Andersson will be a quality option.
The Sweden international scored 13 goals and signed up 3 assists in 36 games throughout all competitions for the Bundesliga side this term, and he brings much-needed experience and physicality to the table.
Andersson, 27, stands at 6ft 3in and is a huge aerial hazard– a benefit in the Premier League– and has actually shown over the years that he can score goals when provided with the chance.
He is worth around EUR6 million according to Transfermarkt, making him an inexpensive option for Leeds in any division.