Swansea City in “ongoing” talks to acquire the US winger Jordan morris Seattle Sounders on a six-month loan, a source confirmed to ESPN.
The Telegraph was the first to report Swansea’s interest in Morris.
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Morris, 26, attends training camp with the United States Men’s National Team. Earlier this week, he opened up about his future, saying there were “certainly conversations” between Seattle and European clubs.
“I think for me it’s a similar position to where I was before the MLS Cup. If the right offer and the right team come up, that’s definitely something I would be interested in,” Morris said. earlier this week. “And if things don’t work out, and I end up in Seattle, I love it there and I feel like I grew up in Seattle a lot.”
Morris, who grew up near Mercer Island, Wash., Has spent his entire professional career with the Sounders, fending off offers from Werder Bremen when he signed with the Sounders in 2015. He scored 42 goals in 129 league appearances. , playoffs and cup. . During his tenure in Seattle, the Sounders won two MLS Cups and reached the final on two other occasions, including the 2020 season when Seattle lost 3-0 to the Columbus Crew.
Internationally, Morris has also made an impact, scoring 17 goals in 39 appearances. He was part of the team that won the 2017 Gold Cup, scoring the winner of the game against Jamaica.
Swansea is currently second in the English league, four points behind leaders Norwich City.