Modou Barrow joins Leeds United

By Sulayman Bah

on Wednesday finalised a loan move to Championship side Leeds.

The winger leaves Swansea City after being ‘deemed a work in progress’ by the Swans new coach Paul Clement.

Barrow has never completed a full season in the EPL, spending few moments at Blackburn Rovers on loan prior to being recalled mid-term, the previous campaign.

The 23-year-old enjoyed a run on games under coach Bradley but saw minutes hard to come by following the American’s sacking.

Modou was the sole Gambian playing in the English Premier League before his departure and now joins compatriot Mustapha Carayol in the second tier who plies his trade with Nottingham Forest.

Leeds United are chasing promotion to the EPL as they sit fourth collecting fifty-one (51) points in the twenty-eight (28) games.