Israel Start-Up Nation don't deny they're interested in signing Chris Froome

The WorldTour newcomers are the latest team to be linked with the four-time Tour de France winner

Chris Froome and Israel Start-Up Nation (Getty)

With the lack of sporting action during lockdown, the rumours that Chris Froome is potentially looking to leave Ineos as soon as this summer in order to secure top billing in a Tour de France squad will likely keep cycling fans entertained for a good number of weeks (and the lights on in cycling website newsrooms the world over).

After Movistar were linked to the four-time Tour champion, Israel Start-Up Nation have also emerged as a potential destination, with the team not denying they could be one of the two teams reported to be interested in signing Froome.

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