West Brom close in on signing Cardiff’s Lee Peltier as Nathan Ferguson’s £10m Baggies exit stalls after failed medical
West Brom are finalising a deal for Lee Peltier from Cardiff.
Defender Peltier, 33, is on the verge of joining promotion chasing West Brom from mid-table Cardiff.
West Brom were bracing themselves for the departure of young prospect Nathan Ferguson in a deal worth up to £10m.
West Brom are set to land experience defender Lee Peltier before the transfer deadline
The Cardiff man will add experience to the Baggies promotion push this season
But that switch has stalled after a knee issue was picked up in full-back Ferguson’s Crystal Palace medical.
West Brom have still moved to ensure they have sufficient defensive cover by targeting the experienced Peltier.
Peltier, who begun his career at Liverpool, can play as a right back or centre back.
West Brom were set to lose Nathan Ferguson but it is now in doubt after a failed medical