Report: Wolverhampton Wanderers weighing up bid for trialist Andrew Lyons

A general view of Molineux before the Capital One Cup First Round match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Newport County at Molineux on August 11, 2015 in Wolverhampton, England.

The Bohemians defender appeared for Wolverhampton Wanderers' Under-23s last month.

Louth , Ireland - 29 July 2018; Michael Duffy of Dundalk  in action against Daniel Kelly and Andy Lyons of Bohemians during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match between Dundalk...

Bohemians face a battle to keep Andrew Lyons after he impressed in a trial game for Wolverhampton Wanderers, according to the Irish Sun.

Lyons appeared for Wolves' Under-23s against Jumilla last month, and the Premier League side are now said to be weighing up a bid for the teenage right-back.

 

But despite reports on the contrary, Bohemians will be due a fee for Lyons, who according to the Irish Sun recently signed a new deal with the Dublin side.

The 18-year-old has played six times for Bohs to date, and captained their Under-18s in the Uefa Youth League.#

Matt Doherty of Wolverhampton Wanderers celebrates after scoring a goal to make it 0-1 during the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Cardiff City...

Wolves previously acquired Stephen Ward, the now Burnley left-back, and Matt Doherty, their current right-back, from Bohemians in 2007 and 2010 respectively.

Lyons' teammate, Ali Reghba, is also said to be interesting clubs on the other side of the Irish Sea.

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