Report claims West Brom target Aden Flint could be available for £10m

Luke Steele of Bristol City punches clear from Fernandinho of Manchester City during the Carabao Cup semi-final second leg match between Bristol City and Manchester City at Ashton Gate on...

West Bromwich Albion have been linked with Aden Flint of Bristol City in the January transfer window.

Joe Bryan of Bristol City celebrates after he scores his sides second goal with Aden Flint of Bristol City during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Queens Park...

West Bromwich Albion are interested in signing Aden Flint from Bristol City in the January transfer window, according to The Sun on Sunday (print edition, Sunday, page 59, January 28, 2018).

It has been reported by the British tabloid that the Baggies are among clubs in the Premier League who are checking out the 28-year-old defender.

The report has also claimed that City could sell former Alfreton Town and Swindon Town defender Flint for £10 million.

Aden Flint of Bristol City (4) looks dejected in defeat after the Carabao Cup semi-final second leg match between Bristol City and Manchester City at Ashton Gate on January 23, 2018 in...

Flint has been on the books of City since 2013 and is one of the best defenders in the Championship.

While many will point at his lack of Premier League experience, there is no doubt that the 28-year-old is a very good defender who should be given the chance to play in the top flight of English football.

Bristol defender Aden Flint (l) challenges Kevin De Bruyne during the Carabao Cup Semi-Final: Second Leg match between Bristol City and Manchester City at Ashton Gate on January 23, 2018...

West Brom could do with a player of Flint’s ability. The defender’s no-nonsense approach could be crucial for the Baggies in the second half of the season.

Alan Pardew’s side are struggling for survival in the Premier League at the moment and are in danger of getting relegated to the Championship at the end of the season.

Aden Flint of Bristol City (4) looks dejected alongside team mates as Sergio Aguero of Manchester City (10) scores their second goal during the Carabao Cup Semi-Final First Leg match...

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