West Bromwich Albion hope to close a deal for Udinese striker Matej Vydra today.

The Sunday Mercury says Albion hope to complete the signing of Vydra on Monday.

Vydra held formal discussions and underwent a medical with Albion on Sunday.

The Udinese striker, who scored 20 goals during a spell at Watford last season, is expected to sign a season-long loan deal.

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