Caught Offside

Arsenal Aston Villa Burnley Chelsea Crystal Palace Everton Hull City Leicester City Liverpool Man City Man Utd Newcastle QPR Southampton Stoke Sunderland Swansea Spurs West Brom West Ham

West Ham & Southampton Eye Move For On-Loan Watford Striker

by Gary Emmerson

Comments
Matej Vydra

Vicarage Road striker wanted by Premier League clubs.

Check in to West Ham United vs QPR

Southampton and West Ham are eyeing a move for in-form striker Matej Vydra and are threatening to scupper his proposed permanent move to Championship side Watford.

The 20-year-old, who is a full international for the Czech Republic already with four caps to his name, has caught the eye this season with 14 goals for Watford in the Championship while on loan from Italian Serie A side Udinese.

Source: Express

Vydra is on loan at Vicarage Road until the end of the season, but Watford manager Gianfranco Zola was keen to open talks over a permanent move with the Hornets have a close relationship with Udinese.

The interest from Southampton, who are looking for more firepower to help them beat the drop in the Premier League, and West Ham, who have told Carlton Cole he can leave the club in the transfer window, has only served to muddy the waters over Vydra’s long-term future.

Udinese, who paid just £300,000 to sign Vydra from Banik Ostrava in 2010, could well want the young forward back in their first-team squad next season such has been his impact at Watford. He has played just twice for the Italian side to date.

Tickets still available for top football matches – Watford tickets

Comments



Tagged Under:
, , ,
Comments