Southampton chasing Bayer Leverkusen defender Philipp Wollscheid

Bayer Leverkusen defender Philipp Wollscheid is interesting Southampton.

Bayer Leverkusen defender Philipp Wollscheid is interesting Southampton.

The Daily Mail says Saints boss Ronald Koeman is interested in the 25-year-old as a potential replacement for Dejan Lovren.

And the south-coast club have been made aware that Leverkusen will consider both permanent and loan moves for Wollscheid before the transfer window closes.

Wollscheid said recently: "Outside of Germany, the main interest seems to be coming from the English Premier League, but I don’t know yet. We will have to wait and see."

 
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