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Leeds tried to sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edinson Cavani in January

‘I spoke with Zlatan Ibrahimovic’: Leeds owner reveals he held talks with Swedish striker over January move before he joined AC Milan… and got permission from PSG to see whether Edinson Cavani wanted to join

  • Leeds needed to sign a striker in the January window after Eddie Nketiah left 
  • Andrea Radrizzani revealed talks with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edinson Cavani
  • They were only tentative and Ibrahimovic ended up joining AC Milan instead 

Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani has revealed he tried to sign both Edinson Cavani and Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the January transfer window. 

The Elland Road side sought to bring in a new striker during the winter window after Arsenal cut short Eddie Nketiah’s loan spell, leaving Patrick Bamford as their only option.

Ibrahimovic was available as a free agent after the end of his time at La Galaxy, which came to a conclusion in November.

Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani has revealed he held tentative talks with Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Radrizzani also sought out the signature of Edinson Cavani during the January transfer window

Radrizzani also sought out the signature of Edinson Cavani during the January transfer…