Fulham close to signing Terence Kongolo for £3m from Huddersfield as Scott Parker seeks to bolster his defence with Holland international
- Fulham want to bring in Huddersfield’s Terence Kongolo for defensive stability
- The Holland international defender could be available for just £3million
- Kongolo was on loan at Fulham last year and failed a medical at Sheffield United
Fulham are expected to complete a deal for Huddersfield defender Terence Kongolo for around £3million on Thursday.
The 26-year old saw a proposed move to Sheffield United break down owing to concerns over his medical.
The defender broke a bone in his foot while on loan at Fulham early in the year and it required metal work being inserted.
Fulham are keen to bring in centre-back Terence Kongolo, who was on loan at them last season
The 26-year-old is available for £3million, having joined Huddersfield Town for £18m in 2018
That had to be removed before he could play again and Sheffield United were unsure about taking a chance on the Dutchman’s fitness.
Fulham are now exploring a deal and will conduct their own medical examination before deciding whether to push through a deal before Friday’s deadline.
The fee is understood to be around £3m for the Holland international who signed for Huddersfield in 2018 for £18m.
Overall, Kongolo – who can also play at left-back – has made 60 appearances in all competitions for the Terriers, scoring once.
Kongolo was set to join Sheffield United earlier this summer but failed a Blades medical
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