Socceroos star Mathew Leckie’s rumoured move to Melbourne City has been rejected by the A-League club’s coach Patrick Kisnorbo.
Germany-based Leckie was the latest attacker linked with City, who will lose star striker Jamie Maclaren to Socceroos duty during the A-League finals series in June.
But just as Kisnorbo last weekend quashed speculation that former Socceroos marksman and current free agent Scott McDonald was joining City, he also dismissed reports suggesting that Leckie, who plies his trade with Hertha Berlin, was on his way next month to the A-League title contenders.
“Rumours are rumours – I haven’t heard anything about it,” Kisnorbo said.
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“I personally don’t know Mathew Leckie at all. It’s pure paper talk.
“With this industry you get linked with…