The Tuckster looks through some of the latest transfer rumours…
With the first week of January now gone and transfer rumours everywhere it seems a good time to take a quick look at where Norwich City are, right now.
It’s no secret that Chris Hughton wants another striker and loads of names are being bandied about.
The names that refuse to go away are Danny Graham, Craig Mackail-Smith and Gary Hooper.
I think that Graham would make me the happiest although Hooper is an intriguing one – could he cut it in the Premier League like Jelavic has?
This morning’s Daily Mail has us again linked with Celtic midfielder, Beram Kayal.
This could of course be the reason that Hughton was watching Celtic last week and not Hooper at all.
Kayal is 24 and an Israeli international and described as a mostly defensive midfield player, but also seems to be a tough tackling player with plenty of stamina.
There may actually be more to this with the player’s uncle quoted as saying:
“It`s no secret that the Norwich manager was in Glasgow the other night and we`ll know in the coming days just how serious they are about wanting him.’
This seems to be the story with the most substance at the moment. Maybe Hughton is looking to get Kayal and Hooper, that would be great.
More on this when we have it…