Derby County are said to be battling Huddersfield Town and Swansea City in the race to sign a League One midfielder.
That man who Kyle Dempsey of Fleetwood Town who currently sit 4th in the League One table with the player proving to be a key figure at the club.
— Gazette Sport (@FyldeFootball) September 17, 2019
Football Insider claim that Dempsey has been earning rave reviews in recent weeks after winning his place back in Joey Barton’s starting line-up.
A source told the website that Championship clubs have been scouting the 24 year old Cumbrian born player after making many an eyecatching performance.
— Fleetwood Town FC (@ftfc) September 15, 2019
He has started the Cod Army’s last six league matches and helped them keep high up in the playoff places with four wins.
However Dempsey is out of contract next summer and it could prove too difficult for Fleetwood to keep him when the transfer window comes around in January.
He’s played 123 matches whilst at Fleetwood since he joined back in 2016, which was initially on loan.
His former club include Huddersfield Town, Carlisle United, and a loan spell at Peterborough United.
Majority of his career has been spent at League One and League Two level, but he also made 21 appearances in the Championship 2015/16 season.
Fans have been speaking of their praise for Kyle Dempsey in his recent performances – see what they had to say on the next page.