Transfer Rumours - June 20

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 transfer gossip.

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

WOLVES

Hibernian have officially abandoned plans to sign loanee Leigh Griffiths permanently after meeting with parent club Wolves this week.

Wolves striker Sylvan Ebanks-Blake is still a wanted man as he recovers from a broken leg with Crystal Palace and Ipswich both interested.

Wolves' hopes of landing Burnley striker Martin Paterson could be boosted by the 26-year-old receiving a pay-cut new deal offer by the Clarets.

WEST BROM

West Brom could be planning a last-gasp bid to land released Newcastle left-back Danny Simpson ahead of Queens Park Rangers and Italian club Torino.

West Brom may have to rival Premier League new-boys Hull City if they want to sign striker Carlton Cole, 29, a free agent after leaving West Ham.

ASTON VILLA

Barry Bannan and Brett Holman could lead the exodus from Aston Villa as boss Paul Lambert looks to trim his squad after signing four new players.

BIRMINGHAM

Birmingham City's resolve to keep hold of winger Nathan Redmond, 19, could be tested by a £3million bid from new Everton manager Roberto Martinez.

WALSALL

All quiet at the Banks's Stadium today.