Southampton are interested in signing Nicholas Jackson from Villarreal in the January transfer window. TEAMtalk. The report claims the Saints are among the Premier League clubs looking to bid on Jackson, who is a striker by trade but could also play as a winger or attacking midfielder.
Jackson has been with Villarreal since 2020 and has established himself as an important player in the club’s La Liga team. The 21-year-old has made eight starts and six appearances in La Liga for Yellow Submarine this season, scoring two goals and providing two assists.
The youngster has also made two starts and four substitutions in the UEFA Conference League for Villarreal this season, scoring one goal in the process. Jackson came on as a substitute for Senegal once at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.