ASN Morning Read: What Is Going On With Besler?
The U.S. defender's transfer saga gets stranger by the day, with reports contradicting Besler's own statements regarding Sunderland and another report claiming he would prefer just to stay in Kansas City.
Nobody seems to have any clue what's happening with Matt Besler's potential move to Europe. Besler said earlier in the week that “Sunderland put in an offer or are putting in an offer,” but ESPN FC and the Sunderland Echo both report Sunderland isn't bidding for the defender.
Meanwhile, The Kansas City Star reports Besler would prefer to stay in Kansas City, seemingly backed up by a statement made by club CEO Robb Heineman on Thursday: “We’ve always had a strong sense that we want to have Matt back. Now we’re getting a strong sense that he wants to be back.”
July 18, 2014
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