Transfer rumours - Jan 16

Expressandstar.com bring you transfer talk from Wolves, West Brom, Aston Villa, Birmingham and Walsall.

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We have scoured the back pages and the internet to bring you the latest gossip.

We are not saying they are true – just that they are out there.

WOLVES

New Wolves manager Dean Saunders' scouting trip to Carlisle's win over Coventry could have put him on the trail of Cumbrians captain Lee Miller.

WEST BROM

West Brom midfielder George Thorne is wanted by former Baggies coach Michael Appleton for his first signing as manager of Blackburn Rovers.

ASTON VILLA

Aston Villa insist there is no truth in rumours of Nigel Reo-Coker making a short-term return to the club. His temporary deal with Ipswich has ended.

BIRMINGHAM

Birmingham goalkeeper Jack Butland has emerged on Newcastle's radar after Premier League rivals Fulham ended their interest in the 19-year-old.

WALSALL

Walsall assistant manager Richard Kelly could leave for the same post at Championship club Bristol City after Sean O'Driscoll was appointed manager.