Date: 19th April 2017 at 9:00pm
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have joined the race to sign playmaker , according to Sky Sports. The Sun reported at the end of last month that Newcastle are also keeping tabs on the Icelandic international.

The are believed to be seeking more creative players in the summer , with both Fulham’s and Nottingham Forest’s Ben Osborn heavily linked, but the Chronicle have dampened talk of any move for Sigurdsson with question marks over whether Newcastle would sanction a £30m plus offer for the 27 year old.

Sigurdsson has been one of the most influential attacking players in the this season with nine goals and 11 assists in 35 games. He generally plays in a central number 10 role behind a , but can also play on either side in a wide forward position.

Sky Sports say Southampton have been tracking Sigurdsson for two years but could now pounce for the midfielder with Swansea flirting with to the Championship.