With the January transfer season being in full swing, Leeds United has been connected to a wide range of players. One of those players is Colombian sensation Jhon Arias, who enjoyed an incredible 2023 with Fluminense.
Arias, 26, recently competed for Fluminense in the Club World Cup; he was a member of the Brazilian team that ultimately fell to Manchester City. In 61 games, he contributed to 29 goals, scoring 12 and setting up 17.
Leeds, West Ham and Rangers are among the teams interested in signing the attacker. The amount that clubs would have to pay for Arias is unknown because his contract is set to expire in 2026.
In response to inquiries about his future from Leeds and other British teams, Arias has stated that he is uncertain of what will transpire this month. According to Colombia’s AS, the Fluminese are now fighting to hold onto him.
That, as well as the fact that Arias is currently not the subject of any offers. According to the assessment, he is currently the “most creative” player in Brazilian football. a footballer headed for Europe who has 11 caps for Colombia.
Jhon Arias, the most inventive football player in Brazil, is linked to Leeds.
How exciting he would be to sign. As things stand, Leeds does not require a winger, but Willy Gnonto and Cree Summerville are still considered potential exit candidates. It’s a loan for Jaidon Anthony. Ian Poveda might go.
Given that his contract is set to expire at the end of the current season, a decision about his future is expected shortly. One of the six athletes whose contracts are about to expire. Arias might therefore become a target.
He is presumably currently only a guy Leeds has on the shortlist in case players like Summerville or Gnonto get enticed to leave in January. Villa, Newcastle, and Brighton are among the teams showing interest in Summerville.