Nottingham Forest has signed a £ 16m contract to sign Neco Williams as a long-term alternative to Djed Spence.
Returning to the Premier Leaguethis season for the first time in 23 years The newly promoted Forest has accepted bids for a replacement by the Reds after negotiations on Wednesday. For Spence, who was shining on a loan from Middlesbrough last season.
One of Forest Boss Steve Cooper's transfer priorities this summer is signing a new right wingback to replace Spence, who will be transferring toTottenham. .. England Under 21s International thrived on the city ground from 2021 to 22 and Forest wanted to re-sign Spence this summer, but officially took an interest from the top of the Premier League food chain. I collected it.
Telegraph first reported that the arrangement betweenLiverpooland Forest was under pre-discussion. The deal, which will allow Williams to become Forest's fifth summer signature, is expected to close within a few days.
The newly promoted team has already signed strikers Taiwo Awoniy and defenders Giulian Biancorn and Moussa Niakhat by making a permanent deal at a private rate. ..
Forrest also hadn't played Premier League football for a minute on England's top flight last season, so goalkeeper Dean Henderson on a season long deal fromManchester United. I have completed my loan agreement.
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Williams' move hopes to represent Wales at the World Cup in Qatar later this year. Boost. The Defender was a regular on Robert Page and was impressed by the fact that he was rented out atFulhamlater last season, but the lack of match time prior to the World Cup created his chances. There was a concern that it might be. Starting in Qatar, which is at stake.
Williams has 21 caps and hopes to start when Wales will face England, Iran and the United States in their first final appearance since 1958.
Forrest launches Premier League campaign on Saturday, August 6thNewcastle, eight days laterWest HamFirst top flight with United Before playing the home game.