Leeds United affirm £16m signing of Helder Costa on a four-year deal forward of potential Premier League return


Leeds United have confirmed the £16million signing of Helder Costa from Wolverhampton Wanderers on a four-year deal.

The previous Benfica winger has spent the whole thing of the 2019/20 season on mortgage at Elland Highway and has now made the transfer everlasting forward of their potential Premier League return.

Costa started his profession in Lisbon, earlier than spells at Deportivo La Coruna and AS Monaco.

Helder Costa has accomplished a everlasting transfer to Leeds United
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“Leeds United are delighted to announce Helder Costa has now formally joined the membership on a everlasting foundation,” learn a membership assertion.

“The Portugal worldwide has put pen to paper on a four-year contract, working till the summer season of 2024.”

The 26-year-old moved to Molineux in 2016 on mortgage and, after being named Participant of the Season, signed completely for a membership report switch price.

Costa has made 43 appearances for Leeds this season, scoring 4 objectives.

With simply 5 video games remaining, the Whites are prime of the Championship and are in search of a return to the highest flight for the primary time since 2004.

Because it stands, Marcelo Bielsa’s males are only one level above West Bromwich Albion and have a sport in hand on Brentford and Fulham, in third and fourth, respectively.