Date: 30th August 2020 at 5:03pm
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Udinese midfielder Rodrigo De Paul has appeared on the radar of newly promoted Premier League outfit .

The Whites are actively strengthening their squad ahead of a return to the flight, with Rodrigo and Robin Koch joining on Saturday from and SC respectively.

According to The Guardian, coach Marcelo Bielsa has identified fellow De Paul in his search for a creative midfielder, and Leeds are ready to pursue their interest in the 26-year-old.

Udinese are unwilling to sell their vice-captain for less than €30 million however, and may look to demand up to €35m.

It is believed that Leeds’ Italian , , has opened dialogue with Udinese counterpart Gino Pozzo to bring the midfielder to Elland Road.

De Paul has scored 25 goals in 146 appearances for the Zebrette since arriving from Valencia in 2016 and his fine form at the saw him earn a debut cap for Argentina in 2018.

The former Racing Club midfielder has since earned a further 16 appearances for the Albiceleste and represented Argentina at the 2019 Copa America.