Stoke City may miss out on Bryan Dabo with the Montpellier player choosing to join French side St Etienne instead.
The Potters was interested in signing the midfielder for a fee of around £1.5m, but it seems that the player has favored to stay in France. It is believed that other Premier League sides such as Everton, Swansea and Sunderland were also interested in the 24-year old player.
Bryan Dabo joined Blackburn in 2014 but failed to make an appearance for the side. But the player has massively improved last season and his good form with Montpellier has prompted many clubs to make inquiries for the player.
Stoke City, who are keen to strengthen their team ahead of the new season, are interested in signing a new midfield player and would have felt that Bryan Dabo will make an excellent addition to the team.
It is also reported that Stoke City might be interested in signing England U21 winger Nathan Redmond from Norwich City. Southampton were also reported to be interested in the player but with Ronald Koeman leaving the team, we will have to wait for the new manager to find out whether they will make a move for the player.
Stoke City will want to take advantage of this situation and persuade Redmond to sign for them. Norwich, who has been relegated from the Premier League, will know that they will not be able to hold on to the player any longer and would want to have the best possible price for the player. Continue reading →