Winger Bright Osayi-Samuel Interesting Clarets
Burnley are showing interest in signing QPR midfielder Bright Osayi-Samuel, however the Clarets could miss out on a deal for the winger with a number of clubs at home and abroad interested in signing the twenty-two year old. Having impressed in the Championship this season, as he has believed to be available for around £5M this summer with his contract set to expire next summer.
A host of clubs are keen on the talented wideman, including Burnley who are yet to make an offer and their indecision means others are likely to steal a march icluding Belgian outfit FC Brugges, who can offer Champions League football and have had a bid accepted by QPR. There is still time for Premier League sides to enter the market for a player who has six goals in the second tier this season.
The Clarets have been admirers of Osayi-Samuel and he is understood to tick the boxes for both manager & recruitment team but no bid has been lodged. Brugges remain favourites to secure the winger’s signature and with other clubs, including Premier League new boys West Brom, circling it means the Clarets could miss the opportunity to sign the former Blackpool youngster.