Michael Vaughan reacts on Twitter to Fernando Forestieri speculation

Sheffield Wednesday's Kieran Lee (L) and Fernando Forestieri look dejected at the end of the match

Newcastle United and Derby County are reportedly interested in signing Fernando Forestieri from Sheffield Wednesday in the summer transfer window.

Sheffield Wednesday's Fernando Forestieri celebrates after scoring their first goalSheffield Wednesday's Fernando Forestieri celebrates

Former England international cricketer Michael Vaughan has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to speculation that Fernando Forestieri could leave Sheffield Wednesday in the summer transfer window.

According to a recent report in The Derby Telegraph, Championship rivals Derby County and Newcastle United are interested in signing Forestieri from Wednesday this summer.

The 26-year-old attacking midfielder, who can also play as a striker, did not feature in the Owls’ Championship game against Norwich City away from home at Carrow Road on Saturday evening.

Sheffield Wednesday's Fernando Forestieri celebrates with team mates after scoring their first goalSheffield Wednesday's Fernando Forestieri celebrates with teammates

The Derby Telegraph has claimed that Forestieri did not travel with the Wednesday squad to Norwich for the match.

Wednesday fan Vaughan has taken to Twitter to express his surprise that the club are willing to sell the 26-year-old Italian.

Sheffield Wednesday's Fernando Forestieri shootsSheffield Wednesday's Fernando Forestieri

Forestieri scored 15 goals and created 39 chances in 38 Championship matches for Wednesday during the 2015-16 campaign.

In one league appearances for the Owls so far this season, the former Watford striker has scored one goal and created one chance.

Wednesday are one of the contenders for a top-six finish in the Championship this season.

Sheffield Wednesday's Fernando Forestieri celebrates after the gameSheffield Wednesday's Fernando Forestieri celebrates

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