DEAL BACK ON! West Brom re-enter talks with winger Bakary Sako

first_imgWest Brom have re-entered talks to sign former Wolves winger Bakary Sako.The Baggies have a long-standing interest in the Mali international but a deal looked dead earlier in the summer, with Albion baulking at his wage demands after leaving Molineux at the end of last season.But, after a long period of no contract between the two parties, it is now understood negotiations are back on, with the forward still searching for a club with just 12 days to go until the start of the Premier League season.Albion were keen to bring Sako to the Hawthorns in January but Wolves did not want to sell while they chased the Championship play-offs.Boss Tony Pulis has been searching for wingers, having signed James McClean from Wigan while the club have also had a £5million bid rejected by Nottingham Forest for Michail Antonio.Ex-Arsenal midfielder Abou Diaby has also been offered a contract by the club after he left the Gunners this summer.Sako, who has also been linked with Leicester City, scored 38 goals in 124 games for Wolves, West Brom’s close rivals, after moving from St Etienne in 2012. Former Wolves forward Bakary Sako 1last_img

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