The Bolton boss told Sky Sports News: "Jack Wilshere is a name that has been mentioned among others.
"He is a talented, young player, somebody I think has got the makings of being a top player.
"There has been dialogue, nothing concrete as yet. But he is someone we are interested in bringing to the football club.
"So are a host of other clubs because of the quality he has."
He added: "Nothing is set in stone, but we will look to try and take it on."
Liverpool 4/9, Draw 10/3, Bolton 6/1