Former Cartagena striker Jose Verdu Nicolas, also known as Toche, has emerged as a target for Wigan Athletic as well as Scottish champions Rangers.

The 28-year old has completed his contract at the Spanish Segunda Division club and is currently available as a free agent after scoring more than 30 goals in just over 60 appearances. believes that Latics boss Roberto Martinez has made a personal check on the former Atletico Madrid man who has also been linked with the likes of Rangers and Villarreal plus some clubs in Portugal.

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