Leeds comes close with the signing of Jean Kevin Augustin, with the striker of RB Leipzig who would like to cancel his Monaco loan to contact Marcelo Bielsa
- Leeds is in advanced talks about signing French striker Jean Kevin Augustin
- The Frenchman wants to participate and shorten his loan period in Monaco
- Augustin joined Monaco from RB Leipzig but the move has not been a success
Leeds needs a striker after Eddie Nketiah returned to Arsenal this month
Leeds United having held productive talks about a deal for Jean Kevin Augustin.
The Red Bull Leipzig striker was loaned to Monaco, but had an ineffective season and is willing to shorten his time in the French league to make contact with Marcelo Bielsa.
Leeds is struggling to find a suitable find a catcher for Eddie Nketiah who has returned to Arsen after his loan.
They had hoped to sign Che Adams from Southampton, although Ralph Hasenhuttl is reluctant to sell and has discussed Jarrod Bowen from Hull City.
A loan with an obligation to promote for promotion The 22-year-old Augustin is discussed and the Frenchman wants to participate.