West Brom Reject Spurs Offer for Berahino

West Bromwich Albion have turned down an offer from Tottenham Hotspur for striker Saido Berahino.

Spurs had reportedly been weighing an offer for the England Under-21 in the region of £15m. West Brom have not confirmed detail of the figure been tabled by the north London side.

“We have no interest in selling Saido, which is what I have told Daniel Levy,” said Baggies chairman Jeremy Peace in a statement on the club’s website.

Saido Berahino Celebrates after Scoring for West Brom. Image: Getty.
Saido Berahino Celebrates after Scoring for West Brom. Image: Getty.

Berahino, 22, who scored 14 goals in 38 appearances for West Brom last season, is under contract at the Hawthorns until June 2017. It has however been rumoured that the Midlands side are holding out for a £25m fee for the player.

Peace added: “I know we are living in an age where no club can say ‘never’ about the possibility of selling a player. However, the prospect of selling Saido is simply not on our agenda.

“We are going forward with Saido much in our plans.”

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