Connect with us


Leeds United and Fulham battling it out over experienced winger



Leeds United could tempt Kewell into an Elland Road returnLeeds United are preparing to make a sensational swoop for former star and now free agent Harry Kewell.

It is understood that Fulham are also very interested in Kewell, often regarded as ‘Australia’s finest football export’, but may offer him a ‘pay as you play’ deal due to his susceptibility to injuries.

Kewell, now 32, could be interested in a move back to the Premier League if Fulham boss Martin Jol is prepared to make an offer for him.

However former club Leeds, where Kewell won the PFA Young Player of the Year award, will attempt to hijack Fulham’s move for the Australian and tempt him back to Elland Road.

Kewell has been the subject of a lot of transfer speculation already this summer with Premier League new boys QPR, and Australian A-League clubs Melbourne Heart, Sydney FC and Newcastle Jets all interested in Kewell’s signature.

However it looks like Fulham and Leeds are the two clubs who are most likely to sign Kewell, but he will have to make the choice between playing in the top flight of English football or returning to a club where he was once a fan favourite.



  1. Javakiko

    August 1, 2011 at 1:16 PM

    Don’t think he would be stupid enough to come back to Yorkshire (or maybe he is, hehe very unlikely event this happened. couldn’t understand the uproar after his move to turkey amongst the fans who used to worship him, so he probably wouldn’t see an issue), i wouldn’ expect a warm welcome in the very unlikely event of this happening.

  2. riks

    August 1, 2011 at 5:55 PM

    HA ha ha that was a good laff, not in a million years would he come back to Leeds, Prefer snods and mad max anyway.

  3. Ramblin John

    August 1, 2011 at 6:37 PM

    This is hilarious! Just when I thought the rumours couldn’t get any worse btw brolin to sign tomorrow 100% definite

  4. Argentinian LUFC Fan

    August 1, 2011 at 7:36 PM

    I Prefer Snods & Mad Max. Subs Sam & Núñez. 2º Subs White & Mendy. 3º option Subs Clayton & Parker. 4º option Bessone & Conolly. 5º option, any child of the academy. 6º option anybody born in Leeds who loved the White shirt. 7º myself & brother… H. Kewell, not in a million years…

    sorry for my poor english….

  5. Bleedingwhite

    August 2, 2011 at 10:47 AM

    You get paid to write this!!
    Nobody at the club would even utter his name, let alone consider bringing him back.
    As a Leeds fan in Australia, I can tell you that the only reason he’s not coming to Australia to see out his days is due to his ridiculous wage demands that keep getting watered down but are just insane – if ever an agent hijacked a career, Mandic did it to Kewell. The way he left Leeds to Scousers, the fee demanded, and then to the only team we hate more than Scum (they have never murdered 2 of our fans), and claimed at the time to ‘ hope it brings the two clubs together’ – I can’t believe I’ve wasted 2 minutes of my life on typing this… MOT

  6. lufc11

    August 2, 2011 at 9:17 PM

    so what if kewell went to turkey to earn a living for his family ! and as a steward at elland road i can tell you the 2 lads that died were both game lads and not innocent fans

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

Latest News

Football3 weeks ago

Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher calls on the Reds to sign Bundesliga superstars Jadon Sancho and Timo Werner

Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has urged the Reds to sign Bundesliga superstars Jadon Sancho and Timo Werner in the upcoming...

Football4 weeks ago

Massimiliano Allegri confirms he will be back in management in September with Manchester United heavily linked with the Italian

Massimiliano Allegri has confirmed he will be back in management in September at an event in Paris, which will put...

Arsenal4 weeks ago

Arsenal ace Alexandre Lacazette refutes rumours that he will leave the club in the summer

Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette has given a huge hint on his future by stating that the rumours that he will...

Football4 weeks ago

Bayern Munich monitoring Liverpool star Roberto Firmino for a potential move in the summer

Bayern Munich have reportedly made contact with Liverpool star Roberto Firmino for a potential move in the summer. The Brazil...

Arsenal4 weeks ago

Gary Neville heaps praise on Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and claims he is a Premier League great

Former Manchester United defender turned pundit Gary Neville has given praise to Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and has suggested that...

Chelsea1 month ago

Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso wanted by Italian giants Juventus and Inter Milan

Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso is reportedly wanted by Italian giants Juventus and Inter Milan but are not happy with the...

Chelsea1 month ago

Chelsea signing Hakim Ziyech reveals boss Frank Lampard was a key reason for his move to Stamford Bridge

Chelsea signing Hakim Ziyech has revealed that boss Frank Lampard was a key reason for his move to Stamford Bridge....

Football1 month ago

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirms that Marcus Rashford is out for a couple of months and could miss the Euros

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed that striker Marcus Rashford is out for a couple of months and...

Arsenal1 month ago

Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi’s future uncertain after bust-up with manager Mikel Arteta

Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi is fighting to stay at the club after being involved in a bust-up with manager Mikel...

Arsenal1 month ago

Arsenal and Manchester United set to battle it out for £50m-rated defender Dayot Upamecano

Arsenal and Manchester United are set to battle it out in the upcoming summer transfer window for £50m-rated RB Leipzig...