West Bromwich Albion manager Steve Bruce has spoken in recent weeks about the potential transfer overhaul he’s looking to complete at the Hawthorns this summer. One potential move that has been reported could see current Baggies defender Cedric Kipre leave the club this summer. Since arriving at the club back in September 2020 from Wigan Athletic, the centre-back has made just 19 appearances for the Baggies across all competitions.
Steve Bruce is on the hunt for a centre-back this summer with Kean Bryan, Cedric Kipre and Kyle Bartley having uncertain futures at West Bromwich Albion, but the latest name on the Baggies’ radar is surprising. Newcastle World say West Brom are interested in Ciaran Clark and Bruce might have the edge in negotiations having managed the 32-year-old at Newcastle United before.
Norwich City have been linked with West Bromwich Albion's Cedric Kipre but Dean Smith has dismissed rumours of a summer transfer move for the out-of-favour centre-back Norwich City are not looking to sign West Bromwich Albion defender Cedric Kipre, Dean Smith has confirmed. The Canaries had been linked with a summer move for the centre-back after it emerged that the Baggies were willing to sell.
Latest West Brom news as defender Cedric Kipre is linked with a move away from the Hawthorns this summer Norwich City boss Dean Smith has dismissed reports that the club are interested in signing out of favour West Brom defender Cedric Kipre. The Ivorian centre-back made 16 appearances last season under former boss Valerien Ismael but has not featured at all under Steve Bruce since the 61-year-olds appointment in February.
This article is part of Football League World’s ‘The Verdict‘ series, which provides personal opinions from the FLW writers regarding the latest breaking news, teams, players, managers, potential signings and more… West Brom are considering a summer move for Newcastle United defender Ciaran Clark, as per a report from Newcastle World.
An update has emerged on Gio van Bronckhorst’s Rangers plans for the upcoming summer transfer window at Ibrox… What’s the talk? According to The Express & Star, the Dutch head coach may land West Brom defender Cedric Kipre ahead of the 2022/23 campaign. Rangers are said to have been keeping tabs on the 25-year-old since his days playing in the Scottish top flight earlier in his career.
Dean Smith has dismissed speculation linking Norwich City with a summer move for out of favour West Brom defender Cedric Kipre. Reports circulated earlier this week claiming that the Canaries had joined Europa League finalists Rangers and French side Metz in displaying an interest in a player who has found himself surplus to requirements under Steve Bruce at the Hawthorns.
It is no surprise to see speculation surrounding Cedric Kipre’s future at West Brom emerge again, with the summer transfer window just around the corner. Since joining West Brom back in the summer of 2020, the centre back has managed just 17 appearances in all competitions for the Baggies in the last two seasons.
West Bromwich Albion are reportedly likely to listen to offers for defender Cedric Kipre during the upcoming transfer window, according to BirminghamLive. The Lowdown: Growing frustration The 25-year-old first made the move to the Hawthorns from Wigan Athletic two years ago for a fee believed to be in the region of £900k, but having grown frustrated at his lack of opportunities, joined Belgian Pro League side Charleroi on loan for the second half of the 2020/21 season.
is reportedly attracting interest from Rangers ahead of some expected defensive departures at Ibrox this summer Rangers are reportedly keeping tabs on former Motherwell defender Cedric Kipre and could make a £1million swoop to bring the West Bromich Albion man to Ibrox. Birmingham Live report that the 25-year-old has "grown frustrated" by his lack of opportunities and Rangers could swoop, with the Ibrox club having tracked the Ivory Coast youth cap since he left Fir Park in 2018.
looks set to leave Albion this summer with Rangers and Metz understood to be interested in the defender. Cedric Kipre Kipre has struggled for minutes ever since arriving at The Hawthorns in a 900k deal from Wigan in 2020. The centre-back made just one substitute appearance under Steve Brice last season.
Cedric Kipre is surplus to requirements at West Bromwich Albion after failing to make an appearance since Steve Bruce was appointed manager and Alex Dicken of Birmingham Live says the Baggies want to make back the £1m spent in 2020. Steve Madeley of The Athletic says Kipre is ‘certain’ to be made available for sale this summer, but it remains to be seen where he’ll go.
West Brom defender Cedric Kipre has been the subject of an enquiry by Ligue 1 side FC Metz over a summer transfer, according to Foot Mercato. The Ivorian is the first name Steve Bruce has put on the surplus to requirements list and the club will listen to any offers that come in for his services.
Further update emerges on West Brom’s stance on 25-year-old French club join Rangers and Norwich City in transfer battle for West Brom player Sky Bet Championship1 day ago “A lot better than his match minutes suggest” – Rangers eye move for West Brom man: The verdict
Norwich City are reportedly interested in signing West Brom defender Cedric Kipre this summer. The Baggies are willing to listen to offers for the 25-year-old, who is keen to leave The Hawthorns after falling out of favour with Steve Bruce since he arrived at the club. The Birmingham Mail are reporting that Norwich have shown an interest in Kipre as Dean Smith looks to shape his squad for another Championship promotion push next season.
Cedric Kipre has an uncertain future at West Bromwich Albion after finding himself on the periphery since Steve Bruce was appointed manager. The 25-year-old hasn’t made an appearance since January and Steve Madeley of The Athletic believes he’s ‘surplus to requirements’. Kipre has been behind Matthew Clarke, Semi Ajayi, Kyle Bartley and Dara O’Shea in the manager’s estimates, and he could fall further down the pecking order if Bruce signs Darragh Lenihan this summer.
West Brom are willing to allow central defender Cedric Kipre to leave the club this summer with Rangers and Norwich interested, according to Birmingham Live. The 25-year-old was signed in the summer of 2020 for £1million from Wigan Athletic and the Baggies are keen to recuperate as much of that fee as possible.
Latest West Bromwich Albion transfer news includes an update on the future of defender Cedric Kipre West Bromwich Albion will listen to offers for wantaway defender Cedric Kipre in the summer transfer window, BirminghamLive understands. Kipre has grown frustrated by his lack of opportunities at The Hawthorns and didn't make a single appearance after Steve Bruce replaced Valerien Ismael in the dugout in February.
Kean Bryan only joined West Bromwich Albion last summer but already has an uncertain future after a debut season from hell. The 25-year-old has made only three Championship appearances this season, last featuring back in November 2021 due to an anterior cruciate ligament injury. Bryan finds himself behind Semi Ajayi, Kyle Bartley, Dara O’Shea and Cedric Kipre in the pecking order, so it’s hard to see him getting playing time next season.