Kenny Jackett wants to do business with Wolverhampton Wanderers over Joe Mason

Joe Mason #10 of Colorado Rapids dribbles over Alex Roldan #16 of Seattle Sounders at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on July 4, 2018 in Commerce City, Colorado.

Wolverhampton Wanderers striker Joe Mason's initial loan at Portsmouth is due to expire next month.

Joe Mason of Wolves is tackled by Cole Skuse of Ipswich during the Sky Bet Championship match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Ipswich Town at Molineux on August 16, 2016 in...

According to Portsmouth News, it is now ‘highly unlikely’ that Wolverhampton Wanderers and Portsmouth will do business for Joe Mason in January.

Mason’s initial loan at Pompey is set to last until January, but Kenny Jackett wants to extend it.

The Portsmouth manager is keen for the Wolves forward to stick around at Fratton Park.

However, Mason has barely featured for Portsmouth so far this season, and there are complications over the deal.

 

Jackett admits that Mason is growing frustrated with his lack of action and Wolves may also want the striker to get more game time elsewhere.

“Joe’s loan is up and obviously he will be frustrated because he would want the chance and the opportunity,” Jackett said.

“I would like to keep him, I have been impressed and I do like Joe, but similarly he has come here to get games. We will get to January and assess it.”

Joe Mason of Wolverhampton Wanderers in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Milton Keynes Dons and Wolverhampton Wanderers at stadium:mk on April 5, 2016 in Milton Keynes,...

Mason appears to have little future at Wolves, if he does return to Molineux next month.

The striker has a great deal of competition for places at Wolves, and his failure to get regular games in League One is unlikely to have impressed Nuno.

Joe Mason of Wolverhampton Wanderers attempts to control the ball watched by Joe Walsh of Milton Keynes Dons during the Sky Bet Championship match between Milton Keynes Dons and...

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