Transfer Rumours - August 8
Expressandstar.com bring you all of the latest transfer talk from Wolves, West Brom, Aston Villa and Walsall.
We are not saying they are true – just that they are out there.
Reports have surfaced overnight suggesting that Wolves are ready to launch a bid to re-sign their former hero Bakary Sako before the transfer window closes.
Sako could see his opportunities limited this season after Andros Townsend arrived from Newcastle United.
West Brom are targeting a shock deal for Watford striker Odion Ighalo.
Tony Pulis is keen on signing a new striker this summer and is back to square one after Diafra Sakho failed a medical having agreed terms to a club-record £16m move.
Albion's new regime are planning to kick-start a busy week in the transfer market with a shock swoop for Villa striker Jordan Ayew.
The Baggies are also believed to be eyeing up 23-year-old Schalke defender Sead Kolasinac as a potential new left-back.
Fiorentina have struck a deal with Aston Villa to sign midfielder Carlos Sanchez this summer.
Since signing from Elche for £5.1m in the summer of 2014, Sanchez has been in-and-out of the Villa team never really establishing himself, making 56 appearances over the last two years and scoring just once.
All quiet at the Banks's Stadium