Hull City fans react to reports linking Chelsea's Michael Hector with a move to Sheffield Wednesday

28th October 2017, Hillsborough, Sheffield, England; EFL Championship football, Sheffield Wednesday versus Barnsley; General view of Hillsborough

Hector, who spent last season on loan to Hull City from Chelsea, could become Sheffield Wednesday's first summer signing.

Michael Hector (C) of Hull City wins the ball from Kemar Roofe (L) of Leeds United as Michael Dawson (R) runs in to assist during the Sky Bet Championship match between Hull City and Leeds...

Sheffield Wednesday are being linked with a move for Michael Hector, the Chelsea defender who spent last season on loan to Hull City.

The 26-year-old's position is one in which Wednesday are expected to strengthen after having their transfer embargo lifted last week.

But when asked at a press conference earlier, Jos Luhukay, the Owls manager, would not reveal whether or not a new central defender is indeed his priority and refused to be drawn on the Hector speculation.

Hector, for whom Jose Mourinho paid around £5 million to bring to Chelsea from Reading three years ago, played 38 times for Hull last season, having previously spent time at Frankfurt, Aberdeen and countless other clubs.

Michael Hector of Chelsea during a training session at the WACA on July 22, 2018 in Perth, Australia.

And Hull fans are perhaps then the best bunch to ask for insight into the Jamaica international.

This is what they're saying about the prospective Sheffield Wednesday recruit on Twitter...

 

 

 

 

 

 

And one Chelsea fan added:

 

 

Would the former Hull City loanee be a good addition for Sheffield Wednesday?

28th October 2017, Hillsborough, Sheffield, England; EFL Championship football, Sheffield Wednesday versus Barnsley; General view of Hillsborough

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