Birmingham news Chelsea's Conor Gallagher closing in on West Brom move after signing new deal MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - West Bromwich Albion transfer news: Conor Gallagher has signed a new contract with Frank Lampard's side and is reportedly on his way to The Hawthorns to sign on loan
Breaking News ! Chelsea's Conor Gallagher is set to sign for West Bromwich Albion after signing a new contract at Stamford Bridge. According to BirminghamLive's colleagues in the capital, football.london, Gallagher penned fresh terms with Frank Lampard's side yesterday and is close to agreeing a move to Albion. Gallagher impressed on loan at Charlton Athletic and Swansea City last season, his first tastes of senior football. The 20 year-old scored six goals and registered four assists for Charlton before leaving Lee Bowyer's side, who were eventually relegated, in January for Swansea. West Brom daily newsletter. Free. To your inbox Why should you sign up? In our daily Baggies bulletin, we'll be bringing you the latest breaking news, transfer features and comment pieces, as well as the key talking points for fans. How do you sign up? It's easy and only takes seconds. Simply type your email address into the box at the top of this article and hit sign up. And that's it, you're all set. You can also sign up here.
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Gallagher managed seven assists for Steve Cooper's play-off chasers, with the Swans falling short in their bid to reach the play-off final. It is being reported that Albion faced late interest from West Midlands and Premier League rivals Aston Villa in their bid to land Gallagher, who was also said to be wanted on a permanent deal by Leeds United. Gallagher looked to be heading to Crystal Palace, with the deal getting as far as a medical before Roy Hodgson's side opted to sign striker Michy Batshuayi from Chelsea instead. Loan rules permit Premier League sides from loaning more than one player from another club. Sign up for our Albion newsletter with your email in the box at the top of the page or click here Slaven Bilic's Albion have made six signings already this season, with Grady Diangana and Matheus Pereira maing their 2019-20 loan moves from West Ham United and Sporting respectively permanent. Cedric Kipre, Branislav Ivanovic have arrived to shore up the defence while goalkeeper David Burron will back up Sam Johnstone. Callum Robinson has joined from Sheffield United on a swap deal for Oliver Burke.
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