Leeds United are today set to sign Centre-Backs Liam Cooper from Chesterfield and Giuseppe Bellusci from Catania. Leeds previously went in for Cooper but decided the price was too high. The defeat to Millwall, witnessed by Cellino, may have made him realise that he needs to pay money for decent players.
Hearing that Leeds have agreed a fee with Chesterfield for Liam Cooper and he will sign subject to a medical.
— Graeme Bailey (@GraemeBailey) August 12, 2014
Bellusci’s agent confirmed that he was on a flight to England today –
— Silvio Pagliari (@silviopagliari) August 12, 2014
Centre-back was a position that we needed to improve in massively and this would do this, we could end up with one of the strongest defenses in the league, if Byram stays that is.