Sport West Brom are interested in Greek international defender

01:05  12 january  2018
01:05  12 january  2018 Source:   Read Sport

WATCH: Pardew & McKinlay's war of words

  WATCH: Pardew & McKinlay's war of words West Brom manager Alan Pardew was involved in an angry exchange with West Ham assistant manager Billy McKinlay as tempers boiled over at the London Stadium. The pair locked horns shortly after Jack Livermore was involved in a bust-up with Hammers fans during West Brom's 2-1 defeat on Tuesday night, with fourth official Nigel Swarbrick forced to intervene.Pardew was concerned after seeing the substituted midfielder among the crowd, with the England international then escorted down the tunnel.

Manchester City were thought to be interested in a move to sign Evans last summer, but the Citizens didn’t end up matching West Brom ’s £25m asking price. Arsenal signed Greek defender Konstantinos Mavropanos from PAS Giannina last week after the 20-year-old’s impressive

West Brom were interested in Fazio in the summer, and Tony Pulis could revive a move for the The England international was the subject of interest from Aston Villa and Southampton before the start Arsenal complete signing of Greek defender Mavropanos The 20-year-old joins Gunners for £2.2m

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West Brom and Swansea are among just some of the clubs to have shown interest in left-sided Greek centre-back Dimitrios Siovas, according to the Daily Mail.

The 29-year old Greece international has been starring for Leganés in La Liga this season, playing in 12 games and keeping seven clean sheets in the process.

The 6ft 4in centre half can also play as a holding midfielder, and is understood to have a release clause set at just £10million.

West Brom are weighing up potential targets with Jonny Evans’ future not yet clear. Manchester City and Arsenal are just two clubs to have registered an interest in the Northern Ireland international.

West Brom’s Chinese owners are expected to be travelling ot the Midlands this weekend to watch the Baggies match against Brighton, where they will also discuss their transfer budget for Alan Pardew to utilise this window.

West Brom make loan bid for Egyptian international Ali Gabr .
West Brom have made a loan offer for Zamalek SC defender Ali Gabr on a loan deal until the end of the season, according to journalist Ayman Gelberto. Twitter: West Bromwich sent an offer to Zamalek SC asking to sign Egyptian defender Ali Gabr on loan for £250,000, Zamalek have asked for £750,000 (@AymanGelberto) The Baggies have leaked goals on a regular basis this season and are looking build up their resources at the back this month in hope of retaining their status as a Premier League club. They have targeted Gabar as a player who could help do that in what would be a loan deal, for which they would pay £250,000. Gabr could well join fellow Egyptian Ahmed Hegazi at the club and both players play in their national sides team which could help the 29-year-old to settle down, were the deal to get completed. The Egyptian international’s current club, however, would like a £750,000 loan fee for the player, so Albion will need to either up their bid or try to negotiate a lower fee. Gabr is a tall, demanding central defender and he could be exactly what the Baggies need to help them to sure the defence up in the hope of avoiding the drop in the second-half of the season, especially if captain Jonny Evans leaves the club before the window closes.

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