The 23-year-old Middlesbrough defender has attracted interest from Wolves, Everton, Aston Villa and Stoke.
Manager Owen Coyle has confirmed a request to take Arsenal striker Carlos Vela on loan. Arsenal are receptive with Vela's other suitors, Valencia and Espanyol, keen to buy the 21-year-old. Arsenal's Gilles Sunu is also wanted on loan by Saint Etienne.
Wanted: Wheater (left) is wanted by a host of clubs
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