Wolves move for Villa's Sidwell

06 January 2011 01:24
Wolves are in talks with Aston Villa midfielder Steve Sidwell after a proposed move to West Ham stalled.The 28-year-old passed a medical and agreed personal terms at Upton Park but the transfer did not go through. [LNB]Sidwell was reported to be considering over offers from other clubs, and Wolves chief executive Jez Moxey has confirmed that talks are under way. [LNB]Sidwell has played only four league games for Villa this season and was signed from Chelsea for £5m in 2008. [LNB]"If he's available and we can agree a fee and terms, I would take him in a heartbeat," said Wolves manager Mick McCarthy after Wednesday's 1-0 win over Chelsea. [LNB]"If that's the case we'll sign him." [LNB]Sidwell began his professional career with Arsenal in 2001 and has also played for Brentford, Brighton and Reading.

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