Leeds sign teenager Charlie Allen from Linfield
He’s reportedly attracted interest from the likes of Liverpool, Manchester City, Chelsea
Leeds will return to the Premier League next season after winning the Championship. File photograph: Getty Images
Leeds have signed highly rated teenager Charlie Allen from Northern Irish club Linfield for an undisclosed fee.
The 16-year-old, who can play in midfield or attack, has agreed a three-year contract until the summer of 2023 and will link up with the the Whites’ under-18 side.
He made his senior debut for Linfield in April 2019 aged just 15 years, five months and five days, becoming the club’s youngest ever player.