Wolverhampton Wanderers have been handed a golden chance to finally sign Andre Silva, the Portuguese number nine they have allegedly wanted since January 2018.
According to Italian publication Sport Mediaset, AC Milan are hoping that a bid of £13.5 million, plus their misfit centre-forward Silva, will be enough to convince Wolves to let Neves move to the San Siro.
And this has received a rather short shrift from fans of the Black Country outfit.
After all, Neves is one of the most talented players Wolves have ever seen in 'old gold'. He’s a real fans’ favourite too and has shown remarkable levels of commitment to the club he joined for a club-record fee from Porto two years ago.
Silva, meanwhile, has endured a miserable two years since he joined AC Milan for £33 million in 2017. He’s scored just 11 league goals in the last two seasons, two for Milan and nine in a loan spell at Sevilla that started brightly and ended in huge disappointment and concerns over his fitness.
This one should be a no brainer for Wolves. It’s a ‘no’ all the way.
Milan are looking at a potential deal for Ruben Neves, offering £15m PLUS Andre Silva, who most recently had a spell on loan at Sevilla. Personally, I think Neves is worth A LOT more. #WWFCpic.twitter.com/B8XYjFmF59— FootyStats ⚡️ (@FootyStats_org) July 5, 2019
try 50m plus Andre silva— tamworth wolves (@WolvesTamworth) July 5, 2019
Sorry? Which club is playing Europe next season?— Matt Flavell (@matthewflavell) July 4, 2019
@Wolves don’t you dare, the absolute riots there will be if you do this— Callum Perrins (@cal_wwfc) July 4, 2019
In short, they can't afford him.— Thomas Luckock (@TWLuckock) July 4, 2019
That must value Silva at £50m!! Absolutely no chance— Lee Smith (@Cart78) July 4, 2019
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