Flynn Downes insists he isn’t ‘taking any notice’ of studies linking the Swansea City star with Premier League outfit Leeds United, chatting with Wales Online.
A £1.5 million midfielder who was enjoying third-tier soccer with Ipswich Town a 12 months in the past shouldn’t be precisely the type of signing to get hairs standing up on finish in West Yorkshire.
But these underwhelmed by hyperlinks with Downes are lacking the purpose.
The former England U20 worldwide shouldn’t be solely tailored for a membership like Leeds, he’s additionally tailored for a supervisor like Jesse Marsch. Downes’ boundless enthusiasm, super work-rate and spectacular technical capability make him the archetypal Marsch midfielder.
Flynn Downes to Leeds?
The Times recommended he may change Kalvin Phillips ought to so-called ‘Yorkshire Pirlo’ depart. But Downes’ box-to-box, ball-carrying methods may as a substitute make him a readymade successor for the ageing Adam Forshaw and Matuesz Klich.
Not that Downes is paying a lot consideration to the rumours suggesting he may very well be on the transfer once more after only one 12 months in South Wales.
“To be honest, I don’t take any notice of stuff like that,” the 23-year-old says when requested about Leeds’ curiosity.
“I do know each participant says the identical however I really haven’t taken any discover. When I used to be at Ipswich, I felt like I took an excessive amount of discover of what was happening, and I’ve actually realized from that and promised myself I’d not be like that once more.
“So, I will just carry on doing what I do and concentrate on my football.”
Downes, who was the topic of two bids from Crystal Palace in the summertime of 2020 and handed in a switch request in a failed try to pressure by means of a transfer, has been labelled an ‘absolutely unbelievable’ expertise by Swansea captain Matt Grimes (Daily Mail).
“It’s football and anything can happen,” Downes provides. “But I find it irresistible right here and I’m joyful right here. Next 12 months, I’ve excessive hopes for what we will obtain so I’m not fascinated by anything. I’ve all the time stated enjoying within the Premier League is dream, I actually wish to do this.
“There is more to life than money. I am loving my football down here.”
In different information, Tottenham goal had season-ending surgical procedure as a result of membership don’t desire switch ruined