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January 28, 2020

Podence set for Wolves medical on Wednesday after £16.9m fee agreed

Daniel Podence is due at Wolves on Wednesday after agreeing a £16.9m (20m euros) fee for the winger. The 24-year-old Olympiakos wideman is set to arrive at Compton for a medical with a view to putting pen to paper on a long-term deal after the clubs finally settled on the fee. The pacy, tricky former Sporting player will become one of the most expensive signings in Wolves’ history after £32.6m Raul Jimenez, £18m Adama Traore and Jonny, and the record departure from Olympiakos. The clubs have been in talks for the 24-year-old for several days after Wolves offered an initial…

Wolves move on from Oliveira after refusing to meet asking price

Wolves have moved on from Nelson Oliveira after refusing to meet AEK Athens’ £5.5m asking price. It’s understood Wolves made a second bid for the 28-year-old striker last Friday, but it was around £3.8m, still way short of the Greek club’s valuation, following a first offer of around £3.4m. Oliveira has shown some of the best goalscoring form of his career this season, with nine goals in 20 games in all competitions for AEK in 2019-20, but Wolves were not prepared to pay what they considered to be over the odds for the former Norwich striker. Wolves have been in…

Wolves inch ever closer to Podence deal as talks continue

Wolves are getting ever closer to completing a deal to sign £21.5m-rated winger Daniel Podence. The clubs have been in talks for the 24-year-old for several days after Wolves offered an initial fee of around £15.3m. Since then Wolves have worked to close the gap to get closer to the Greek club’s demands of the full asking price, although comments from Olympiakos’ head of communications Nikos Gavalas appeared to indicate a hurdle to overcome regarding the player’s contract. Gavalas said on @Sport24Radio in Greece: “The difference was between the two clubs regarding the terms of Podence’s contract. “Τhe matter will…