Brighton & Hove midfielder Moises Caicedo has declared that he’s targeted on his present membership regardless of being linked with a transfer away from the south coast. The 21-year-old central midfielder made the feedback throughout an interview on Tuesday with the crew’s official web site.
“I’ve been targeted on doing issues very properly and to be up there preventing for a very good place,” said Caicedo. Brighton is at the moment within the combine for a spot in Europe in sixth place with a recreation or two in hand on a lot of its rivals.
“I’m targeted on Brighton. I’m right here, I’m taking part in daily. Issues from outdoors don’t bother me, nor does it take that focus away as a result of I’m targeted solely on right here. I deal with [the speculation] properly. You hear rumors right here and there, however I solely attempt to be targeted on the membership.”
Brighton have already rejected a $67 million bid for Moisés Caicedo
Caicedo joined the Seagulls in 2021 from Ecuadorian aspect Independiente for round $5 million. The Premier League membership has lately rejected a $67 million supply from Chelsea through the January switch window. Brighton are in no rush to promote their star and can maintain out for the best value.
Group head coach Roberto De Zerbi lately raved about Caicedo and declared his needs for the midfielder to stay with the membership. “Caicedo is essential for us. I hope he finishes the season with us,” De Zerbi said.
“It’s at all times troublesome to make certain, however when massive groups need our gamers it’s excellent news for us. One of the best answer is that he finishes the season with us. If he continues to play like this within the final video games, it’s potential that in the summertime he can depart for one more crew.”
Three PL golf equipment vying for midfielder
Together with Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool are additionally reportedly serious about Caicedo. The Premier League leaders have already signed Leandro Trossard from Brighton, however may use reinforcements in central midfield. Regardless of having a clearly gifted crew, the Gunners may use a bit extra depth.
Whereas Caicedo has confirmed that he’s targeted on his present membership, the midfielder has lately changed agents. The transfer has fueled hypothesis that he’s on the lookout for a transfer away from Brighton. Nonetheless, the Ecuador worldwide will price a reasonably penny if he departs the south coast this month.
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