Leicester F.C. midfielder Youri Tielemans has spoken of a desire to play Champions League soccer, amid rumours suggesting a transfer to Tottenham Hotspur and different Premier League rivals.
Tielemans has blossomed into one of the most promising midfielders within the Premier League since his transfer from Monaco in 2019.
Nonetheless, his form has tailed off this season, which is proving to be a troublesome one for Brendan Rodgers’ team, who’re languishing in tenth place, and with European Football seemingly about to be lost.
The Belgian star is reported to be on Tottenham’s radar forward of the summer time switch window (Don Balon) however the Lilywhites may face a number of competitors for the 24-year-old, with Arsenal and Manchester United are additionally regarded as eager on his signature (The Solar).
“I don’t worry about it [speculation]. I want to get the most out of myself this season and finish as high as possible with the team…Of course, I want to play in the Champions League, just like any footballer…Am I ready for a European top club? I’m ready to get the best out of my career. We’ll see what happens next summer, or the summer after that.”
London Metro Opinion
Tielemans’ performances this season have not been the budget busting kind so, we’re not sure that other London clubs should break the bank on this one.
Nonetheless, having mentioned that, his youth, and talent, mean that with the right coaching, he could be a wise investment. However, on the flip side, any London club that wanted his signature would need to finish in the top 4 given his Champions League ambitions.