Premier League duo Brentford and Burnley are both interested in a swoop for West Bromwich Albion right-back Darnell Furlong, according to Football Insider.
The 25-year-old enjoyed a solid 2020/21 season at The Hawthorns despite the Baggies’ relegation, registering four goal contributions in 36 appearances with one goal and three assists [Transfermarkt].
Should West Brom sell Furlong this summer?
Furlong could now be set for a move back to the Premier League. Contracted to West Brom until 2023, they may elect to cash in on his services due to his status as a sought-after commodity [Football Insider].
The top-flight duo are both looking to add depth to their defences. Intriguingly, both clubs have targeted Furlong due to his previous experience and propensity to perform well against high-profile opposition [Football Insider].
In light of this news, loads of West Brom fans have took to Twitter to vent their frustration at these recent developments.
West Brom fans react
Replying to popular West Brom fan outlet WBA Report, here is how some supporters summarised their feelings on the Furlong rumours, which one described as “shockingly bad”:
“this is quite possibly the one transfer I do not want to see happen. Furlong has been immense since coming to the club”
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