Twente turn down West Brom bid for Tiote

Dutch champions FC Twente have rejected a bid from West Bromwich Albion for midfielder Cheick Tiote.

Dutch champions FC Twente have rejected a bid from West Bromwich Albion for midfielder Cheick Tiote.

The Baggies threw in an offer of £3million for the 24-year old Ivory Coast international who has become the target for a number of Premier League teams including Birmingham and Fulham.

West Brom were the first to make a move but Twente turned down their advances for the man who started all three of Ivory Coast’s group stage matches at the World Cup.

 
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