According to Mirror Football, Leeds United are considering a contract offer for ex-Newcastle striker Nile Ranger.
The 23 year-old was once a hot prospect at St. James’s but a string of brushes with the law – most notably several charges of common assault and criminal damage – Ranger’s career has plummeted in recent years. He also got his own name tattooed onto his forehead, but that’s more a fashion crime than an actual legal issue.
With currently no criminal charges lingering over him, Massimo Cellino is reportedly prepared to offer the forward a route back into football.
But Ranger is undoubtedly a loose cannon and the Whites would be wise to consider viable alternatives first. Thus, we at Football Fancast have come up with FIVE…