Player's comments suggest Leeds United signing won't be so easy, as claims get carried away – Sport Witness


In the past couple of days there’s been a bit of noise surrounding a rumour about Leeds United’s chase for Norwich City’s Nelson Oliveira.

There’s even been the now essential articles covering what Leeds United fans are saying on social media about the potential signing, but all with little basis.

Most of the media has been mentioning The Yorkshire Post as the main source, but the local outlet only said the striker “could be a viable alternative” to replace Chris Wood at the club. They never affirmed there was something going on.

We’ve had a deeper dig, and found out that The Scratching Shed, which is a Leeds United fan website, suggested the signing a few days earlier. That could be where this all started.

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Nelson Oliveira’s departure from Norwich City bhad been much expected because of his controversial celebration showing his shirt in front of manager Daniel Farke after scoring a goal earlier this month.

But as covered by us at the time, the striker has already told the Portuguese press there are no issues between…



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