West Brom make £3m move for Ivory Coast midfielder Tiote

Skysports.com understands that West Brom have tabled a £3million offer for FC Twente midfielder Cheick Tiote.

Skysports.com understands that West Brom have tabled a £3million offer for FC Twente midfielder Cheick Tiote.

The Baggies ran the rule over the talented 24-year-old when Italy played Ivory Coast in a recent friendly at Upton Park.

West Bromwich Albion boss Roberto Di Matteo has made five signings this summer, but Steven Reid is his only added midfield option.

Tiote made four World Cup appearances in South Africa over the summer and played in victories over Japan and North Korea.

 
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