Premier League clubs are circling cash-strapped Real Mallorca for defender Ivan Ramis.

Radio Cadena Ser reports this morning that Aston Villa and Blackburn Rovers representatives have made tentative enquiries about Ramis' situation.

Ramis courted interest from Celtic earlier this season, but chose to stay with Mallorca.

Rovers are understood to be serious about luring the defender to England later this year.

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