Transfer Rumours - August 8

Sport | Published: bring you all of the latest transfer talk from Wolves, West Brom, Aston Villa and Walsall.

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.


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


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