Porto’s Champions League woes could potentially lead to Wolves eyeing up signings from the Portuguese giants, according to a fresh report that has emerged.
The Lowdown: Porto’s Champions League exit
It was a night to forget for Porto on Tuesday evening, as they exited the Champions League after a 3-1 defeat at home to Atletico Madrid.
In a tough group that also included Liverpool and AC Milan, Sergio Conceicao’s side were unable to do enough to justify a place in the knockout rounds.
Porto’s troubles are set to hit them financially, with a new report suggesting Wolves could benefit from the situation.
Who should Wolves sign?
The Latest: Wolves tipped to pounce
Wolves are believed to have had scouts at the game, only enhancing the speculation further, as the report tips Jorge Mendes to refresh his link between the two clubs
The Verdict: Not another Silva
If past business is anything to go by, it may be wise for Wolves to steer clear of doing business with Mendes and Porto.
The world-renowned agent was the man behind the €40million (£34.1m) that brought Fabio Silva to Molineux, with the young striker struggling badly since joining.
The 19-year-old has only scored four goals 45 appearances for Wanderers and seeing such money wasted again would be a huge blow for Wolves financially.
In other news, some Wolves fans have flocked to a Tim Spiers post regarding one player. Find out who it is here.
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