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Poland's midfielder Mateusz Klich vies with Germany's defender Shkodran Mustafi during the FIFA 2014 World Cup friendly football match Germany vs Poland in Hamburg

Poland's midfielder Mateusz Klich vies with Germany's defender Shkodran Mustafi during the FIFA 2014 World Cup friendly football match Germany vs Poland in Hamburg

Is Chris Wood the man to fill the gap left by Andre Gray's departure?

Chris Wood seems to be on his way out of Leeds, having pulled out of the Championship game against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light on Saturday evening.

The 26-year-old missed Leeds' opening two fixtures of the season through suspension, a 3-2 victory over Bolton Wanderers and 4-1 victory over Port Vale in the Carabao Cup.

Wood, a 25-year-old New Zealand global who has netted 20 times for his country, has been on the books at Elland Road since 2015, when he joined from Leicester City.

So, with Leeds facing Sunderland in a Saturday evening fixture, it seemed the ideal way for Wood to wave goodbye to the club.

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The boss said: "My intention is to keep Chris with us".

Leeds have insisted Wood is not for sale despite reports Burnley are prepared to increase their offer to £20million.

English sides Burnley and West Bromwich Albion have both been linked with moves for Wood, who scored 30 goals for Leeds in all competitions last season, with his 27 Championship strikes earning him the division's golden boot award.

"Due to strong interest from a Premier League club, the ongoing discussions with the club, and given it has always been my ambition to play at the highest level, I don't feel it is right to play today", he tweeted.

Scoring 12 times in 52 appearances for the Foxes, as well as a brief loan spell at Ipswich, Wood struggled in the Premier League for Leicester.

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