Potters defender looks set for beat the deadline move to Metz

first_imgMetz are considering a late swoop for Stoke City defender Philipp Wollscheid.The 28-year-old spent last season on loan at Wolfsburg after falling down the pecking order at the bet365 Stadium.The arrival of Tottenham’s Kevin Wimmer means Wollscheid will be even further away from the first team and Stoke are ready to ship him out.And, according to L’Equipe, Metz are considering a late move before Thursday’s transfer deadline.The French club are in the market for a new centre-back and believe Wollscheid could be a viable solution.The German is also said to be attracting interest from Bundesliga clubs and several sides in Turkey, too. Philipp Wollscheid spent last season on loan at Wolfsburg 1last_img read more