Sheffield United 'readying £4million bid' for QPR's Luke Freeman

Chris Wilder could be set to land his first summer signing within the next 48 hours as he has tabled a bid for QPR’s Luke Freeman, according to reports.

By Nancy Frostick
Friday, 21 June, 2019, 14:12
QPR's Luke Freeman in action.

The Sun report that Freeman could be on his way to Bramall Lane in a £4million deal as he looks to join a top flight side this summer.

QPR are said to be willing to sell the midfielder, who fits with the Blades’ budget constraints as they prepare for a Premier League return.

It is thought that the ex-Arsenal academy player would tick all the boxes for a transfer fee, wages and would be on board before the start of pre-season.

The 27-year-old has become one of the hottest talents in the Championship as he bagged seven goals in 43 games for the Loftus Road club last season.

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He can play at both attacking midfielder and winger and has represented England at youth level.

Freeman isn’t the only multi-million pound target linked with a move this summer though as United are said to be ready to splash the cash on Swansea’s Oli McBurnie.

It’s thought £15million would be enough to secure his services for next season.