Transfer Rumours - July 5

By Nathan Judah | Sport | Published: brings you all the latest transfer talk from Wolves, West Brom, Aston Villa and Walsall.

Andre Silva

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AC Milan and Wolves are in talks over a possible swap deal involving Andre Silva and Ruben Neves.

Wolves have been linked with a move for Silva in the recent past given that the player’s agent is Jorge Mendes, a man who the club have close ties to.

Arsenal have reached out to Brazilian side Gremio over a possible deal for their defender Walter Kannemann.

The 28-year-old is a target for Wolves, but the Gunners could beat Nuno Espirito Santo to his signature if the £17m release clause is met.

West Brom

Besiktas have identified West Brom winger Matt Phillips as a transfer target.


Manager Abdullah Avci is keen to work with the player and the club’s board are considering making an offer for the 28 year old.

Aston Villa

Axel Tuanzebe is set to sign a new contract at Manchester United amid reported interest from Aston Villa.

The promising defender spent the duration of last season on loan at Villa Park and played a crucial role as the club won the play-offs to secure promotion back to the Premier League.



Walsall could be set for a cash windfall with former player Rico Henry being linked with a move to Stoke.

The Saddlers would have a sell-on clause in effect following his transfer from Brentford.

Nathan Judah

By Nathan Judah

Digital Sports Editor for the Express & Star and Shropshire Star


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