Cardiff to snap up Wigan's Watson

Cardiff City are set to snap up Wigan Athletic midfielder Ben Watson.

Cardiff City are set to snap up Wigan Athletic midfielder Ben Watson.

The Daily Mail says flame-haired Watson, signed by the Latics from Crystal Palace for £2m in the January window, is out of favour at Wigan and has failed to figure under new boss Roberto Martinez.

The 24-year-old, who racked up almost 200 league games with the Eagles, is also trailed by Middlesbrough and QPR.

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