Leeds United are closing in on a deal to sign England U16 goalkeeper Darryl Ombang with the Bradford prospect seen as one of the most promising shot-stoppers in the country
- Leeds United are set to strike a deal for goalkeeping prospect Darryl Ombang
- The Bradford starlet is seen as one of the most promising stars in his position
- Ombang has featured for England’s U16 side and is a regular for Bradford U18s
Leeds are edging closer to a deal for England youth international goalkeeper Darryl Ombang.
The Elland Road club are on the verge of raiding their fellow Yorkshire outfit Bradford to sign their 16 year-old academy product Ombang.
Ombang is considered among the most promising young goalkeepers coming through in England.
Leeds United are close to signing England youth goalkeeper Darryl Ombang (second left)
The club, managed by Marcelo Bielsa, have pounced amid interest from United and Everton
He was a regular in Bradford’s under-18s last season, who he first played for at the age of just 14.
His potential was further recognised with his inclusion in England’s under-16 squads this season.
Ombang had also been watched by the likes of Manchester United and Everton though Leeds are poised to secure his signature.