West Brom turn down second Burnley offer for Jay Rodriguez


first_imgBurnley have had a bid of £16million for striker Jay Rodriguez rejected by West Brom.It is understood the Baggies instantly dismissed the offer as it falls well short of their valuation of the striker. moving on Burnley have yet to make a signing this summer Rodriguez scored eleven goals in all competitions for West Brom last season He scored eleven goals in all competitions but could not keep the Baggies in the Premier League.Bournemouth were also interested in the striker but their interest appears to have cooled having tied down Callum Wilson to a new contract.West Brom, who host Bolton in the Sky Bet Championship opener on Saturday – a game you can listen to live on talkSPORT from 3pm – have already lost Jonny Evans and Ben Foster following their relegation.Nacer Chadli, Salomon Rondon and Dawson could all go before the transfer window closes next Thursday. Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ RANKED LATEST Burnley finished seventh in the Premier League last season and Dyche is keen to bolster his squad as they plan for a Europa League campaign.They face Aberdeen in the second qualifying round of the competition on Thursday having drawn the first leg 1-1.Burnley vs Aberdeen: TV channel, start-time and team news IN DEMAND The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star Latest Transfer News targets LIVING THE DREAM Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January 2 Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father Albion want to keep hold of the England international, who is not agitating for a move, as they plot an instant return to the Premier League.Burnley have already had a joint £25million bid dismissed for Rodriguez and Craig Dawson with Albion valuing the pair at least £20million each.The Clarets must now weigh up whether to return a third time as boss Sean Dyche chases reinforcements at Turf Moor.Rodriguez initially left Burnley for Southampton in 2012 in a deal worth around £7m and joined Albion last summer for £12m. Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer REVEALED targets Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti 2last_img read more