Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United, until City, were rejected by 21-year-old Players, Are You Seriously Brother.. ?
Terasjabar.id - Premier League giants, such as Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United to Manchester City, are rejected by 21-year-old players.
The refusal came from Bayer Laverkusen, namely Leon Bailey.
Bailey is Believed to be a great European player of the future.
Some of the top clubs even targeted him in January 2017, when he was still in uniform, Genk, a Belgian club.
Premier League giants such as Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea, and Liverpool have given bids that were immediately rejected because they chose to join Bayer.
According to him, it was not the right time for him to take a big step.
"Manchester United, City, Chelsea and Liverpool. Many clubs are interested," Bailey told FourfourTwo, as quoted by TribunWow.com from Metro.co.uk, Tuesday (11/06/2018).
"But the most important thing is that a professional takes step by step and does not rush to get the best quickly. Because once you are there, where do you go next ?," he explained.
"I believe the right time is very important and it was the right time to be at Bayer Leverkusen. They are amazing clubs that have a lot of history."
"Many good players come from there. They can enter the Champions League and always do it well. So why not them?"
So now, he just wants to focus on a career in the Bundesliga with Laverkusen and improve his abilities.
He didn't even regret his decision to reject board clubs and be satisfied with what he has now.
"It's a perfect step for me and I'm happy to do it. My focus is really not moving anywhere."
"I choose what happens now rather than what will happen in the future. I still study it," said Bailey.
His decision was indeed right because he immediately succeeded in his first season in the Bundesliga.
As a forward, Bailey was immediately able to score 12 goals and 6 assists.
Even so, United and Chelsea reportedly will continue to observe Bailey. Moreover, if the game continues to improve.
The two giants reportedly will continue to chase Bailey even though Bayer tied him until the next 2023.