Leeds are in talks to sign former Atletico Madrid, Wigan and Everton goalkeeper Joel Robles

Leeds are in talks to signal former Atletico Madrid, Wigan and Everton goalkeeper Joel Robles as Jesse Marche eyes a brand new second selection following the discharge of Kiko Casilla

  • Leeds are in talks to signal former Everton and Wigan goalkeeper Joel Robles
  • The 32-year outdated will are available in to switch Kika Casilla, who was launched earlier
  • Robles was a part of the Wigan staff that famously gained the FA Cup in 2013 

Leeds United are in talks to signal former Everton and Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Joel Robles.

The 32-year outdated will are available in to switch Kiko Casilla who was launched from his contract a 12 months early final week.

Robles gained an FA Cup winners’ medal in 2013 as a part of the Wigan Athletic aspect that brought on a well-known Wembley upset by beating Manchester City and the Spaniard made a sequence of essential saves notably from Carlos Tevez.

Leeds United are in talks to sign former Everton and Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Joel Robles

Leeds United are in talks to signal former Everton and Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Joel Robles

After leaving the Lactics in 2013, he joined Everton and made 65 appearances throughout all competitions over the course of 5 years. 

Robles is a free agent after leaving Real Betis on the finish of final season and can give skilled cowl to Illan Meslier and Kristoffer Klaesson who has picked up a slight ankle damage.

Manager Jesse Marsch hinted {that a} back-up goalkeeper is on the membership’s radar throughout his press convention on Thursday.  

He mentioned: ‘I believe there’s an argument to have a extra established goalkeeper as a back-up. 

Robles made 65 appearances across all competitions over the course of five years for Everton

Robles made 65 appearances throughout all competitions over the course of 5 years for Everton

He will come in to replace Kiko Casilla (above), who was released early last week

He will are available in to switch Kiko Casilla (above), who was launched early final week

‘Marcos Abad (goalkeeping coach) has created a very good setting with the goalkeepers. Anyone we herald now we have to be very clear, there cannot be any friction.’

If the transfer goes by, Robles will develop into Leeds’ seventh summer time signing after Brenden Aaronson, Luis Sinisterra, Tyler Adams, Rasmus Kristensen, Darko Gyabi and Marc Roca. 

Marsch’s aspect will start the season with a house sport in opposition to Wolves on Saturday afternoon.  

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