Las Palmas target loan double

Las Palmas are working on loan deals for Real Madrid’s Marcos Llorente and Barcelona midfielder Sergi Samper, say reports in Spain.

According to Marca, the availability of both youngsters has attracted the attention of Los Amarillos who are keen to strengthen their midfield ranks after Roque Mesa joined Swansea City.

The Gran Canaria club missed out on a deal for Matias Kranevitter – who joined Zenit Saint Petersburg from Atletico Madrid – and are now seeking out alternatives.

Llorente, who helped Spain reach the Under-21 European Championships final this summer excelled on a loan spell at Alaves last season, playing 38 matches in total as they reached the Copa Del Rey final.

Samper started only 13 La Liga fixtures last campaign for Granada despite arriving in Andalucia highly regarded following his progression through La Masia youth academy with the Blaugrana.

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