Report: West Brom eye Wolves starlet Cameron John

West Bromwich Albion's caretaker manager Darren Moore gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and West Bromwich Albion at St...

West Bromwich Albion are reportedly keen on signing Cameron John from Wolverhampton Wanderers this summer.

West Bromwich Albion's caretaker manager Darren Moore gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and West Bromwich Albion at St...

According to a report from the Daily Mail's live transfer feed (02/07; 14:11), West Brom are eyeing a summer move for Wolves defender Cameron John with Darren Moore keen to bolster his options at the back.

The Baggies are yet to make a signing during this window, but it would probably be little surprise if they took their summer plans up a gear or two in the very near future with just over a month until they kick off their season against Bolton Wanderers.

West Bromwich Albion's Interim manager Darren Moore watches from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and West Bomwich Albion at Old...

Jonny Evans has already left for Leicester City and the Mail alludes to doubts regarding the futures of both Ben Foster and Craig Dawson. The Mail suggests that Moore has his eye on signing a couple of centre-backs and John is a player that he admirers.

The Mail adds (02/07; 14:11) that John is ready to leave Molineux following their promotion to the top flight and West Brom see the 18-year-old as a player who can develop significantly in the future.

A general view of Molineux Stadium before the Sky Bet Championship match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Middlesborough at Molineux Stadium on October 24, 2015 in Wolverhampton,...

John is still awaiting his first-team debut for the Premier League newbies, so he would certainly be something of an unknown quantity if he did end up making the move to The Hawthorns this summer.

It may be too soon to expect the youngster to immediately help fill the void in the back line, but it may prove to be a deal that ultimately looks inspired if Moore is able to help John realise his full potential in the coming years.

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