• Over 1000 in Free Bets
    Get Free Bets for Football!
    Take advantage of these amazing promotions while it lasts. Now you can bet with the finest bookmakers and get the best deal on the Net. [+]
  • Live Streaming Football
    As a Bet365 customer you can watch live streaming football, horse racing, tennis & hockey etc. Live betting available for all sports! [+]

Sam Byram set for Leeds exit

Leeds United starlet Sam Byram is almost certain to leave the club for greener pastures after refusing to sign a new contract.

The full-back has a deal that is due to expire at the end of the current season, and he has been offered a contract extension several times.

However, Leeds United owner Massimo Cellini has now revealed that Byram rejected all offers as he wants to join a bigger club.

“Sam Byram is the only one that maybe thinks Leeds is too small for him.” Cellino told Sky Sport. “He maybe thinks he deserves to be in a bigger team and a bigger club, and maybe he’s right.

“But when I hear that a player from Leeds, with his agent, that he thinks that Leeds is not big enough for him, that he wants something bigger, I felt really embarrassed.

“He didn’t sign the new contract and he won’t sign it anymore. He’s been offered a contract a few times, he didn’t want to sign and I am deeply offended.”

Sam Byram has been repeatedly linked with England’s top sides and it is now only a question whether he is sold in January or allowed to leave on a free transfer come end of the season.

The highly rated youngster already boasts plenty of first team experience, having made 116 Championship appearances for Leeds United, scoring 6 goals in the process.

Byram, 22, can operate as a right-sided defender or right midfielder, and is predicted a bright future in the game.

Wed 23 Sep, 2015
RSS Feed
Buy Soccer Tickets Largest selection of premium soccer tickets for the Premier League, MLS, La Liga, Serie A, European Cups, World Cup etc. Click Here

Add your comment