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Bayern fans react with Marc Roca set to sign for Leeds in £12m deal

A number of Bayern Munich fans have taken to Twitter to react to the news that Leeds United are set to sign Marc Roca, with the Whites hoping to agree a deal this week.

Roca appears to be well on his way to becoming Leeds’ third signing of the summer. Jesse Marsch has already bolstered his ranks with deals with Brenden Aaronson and Rasmus Kristensen.

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Leeds absolutely need to sign a central midfielder. And it seems that Roca may be the man to move to Elland Road.

90min reports that Leeds hope that a £12 million deal can be agreed, with a number of their Premier League rivals set to miss out on the 25-year-old.

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Leeds fans may have conflicting feelings about the prospect of signing Roca. He is someone who has been compared with Xabi Alonso and Sergio Busquets.

But he has also struggled for game-time for the Bavarian giants. And Leeds have not had the best luck when signing players from Europe’s biggest clubs.

Victor Orta has been accused of getting carried away with the club he is signing players from in the past. And some may have their concerns about a £12 million purchase from Bayern.

So perhaps it would help to know what Bayern fans make of the links. With that in mind, here is what some of the supporters were saying about the prospect of selling Roca to Leeds…

Bayern fans react with Marc Roca set to sign for Leeds

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