Sky Sports activities Reporter Shares Switch “Noises” Out Of Southampton

Southampton are set to demand “£50m plus” for midfielder Romeo Lavia this summer time amid heavy curiosity from Premier League golf equipment in his providers, based on Sky Sports activities journalist Dharmesh Sheth.

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How a lot will Romeo Lavia value suitors?

£50 million is the determine that Southampton are ‘holding out’ for earlier than contemplating sanctioning a departure for Lavia from St Mary’s Stadium this summer time amid curiosity from Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea and Barcelona in his providers, based on Football Insider.

The outlet declare that Liverpool are frontrunners to herald the Belgium worldwide and point out {that a} transfer to Anfield can be his choice forward of different choices on the desk.

Manchester Metropolis, Manchester United and Newcastle United are asking to be saved knowledgeable on Lavia’s state of affairs as hypothesis surrounding the 19-year-old’s future ramps up, based on 90min.

Earlier this 12 months, switch knowledgeable Fabrizio Romano took to Twitter to substantiate that Lavia’s former membership Manchester Metropolis have a buyback clause for the teenager on the £40 million mark that prompts in 2024, stating: “Romeo Lavia might be one to look at in the summertime. Man Metropolis £40m purchase again clause, legitimate in 2024. Chelsea [wanted him last summer] and Arsenal [still keen on Caicedo too] amongst golf equipment – Southampton hope to maintain him.”

Contractually, Lavia is tied to Southampton till the summer time of 2027 and earns £25,000 per week on the South Coast, as per Capology.

Talking to GIVEMESPORT, Sky Sports activities journalist Sheth has perception that Southampton will maintain out for no less than £50 million for midfield expertise Lavia.

Sheth stated: “Southampton, though they’ve gone right down to the Championship they know what they’ve obtained in Romeo Lavia and all of the noises are suggesting that it’s going to be £50m plus to prise him away from St Mary’s.

“So possibly one which goes later within the window as soon as plenty of golf equipment have gotten all of their positions sorted, after which they’ll take a look whether or not they can truly realistically do a deal for somebody like Lavia. I feel that may occur later within the window.”

Will Romeo Lavia go away Southampton?

It is wanting very seemingly that Lavia will go away Southampton at this level on account of their relegation to the Sky Guess Championship; nonetheless, they need to be very properly compensated for the Belgium worldwide if he finalises a transfer elsewhere between now and the shut of play.

The previous Manchester Metropolis star had a promising marketing campaign final time period, registering one purpose and a solitary help in 34 appearances throughout all competitions, as per Transfermarkt.


Lavia additionally confirmed his penchant for getting caught into tackles final season and gained a mean of two.1 challenges per match within the Premier League, based on WhoScored.

Driving ahead from the center of the park, the 19-year-old additionally efficiently conjured up 41 shot-creating actions, demonstrating that he also can assist to trend possibilities for his aspect, as per FBRef.

Now, it appears just like the query on everybody’s lips is the place will Lavia find yourself come the tip of the switch window, with a number of elite sides eager to take him on board on account of his potential.

Southampton will not care in regards to the vacation spot an excessive amount of as their sole focus might be accumulating a hefty monetary reward earlier than letting him depart St Mary’s.