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Transfer talk not a conversation starter with Nuno

12th January 2019, 09:38 by Nick Harris

Boss Nuno Espirito Santo says he will not talk about Wolves' failed bid to bring in Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham.

Abraham has been widely expected to end his temporary stay at Aston Villa and move to Molineux this month.

It was, therefore, a shock when the 21-year-old decided to remain at Villa Park, where he has scored 16 goals in 20 games this term, despite Wolves being confident about signing him at the start of the week.

Nuno said: "I don't speak about rumours. Our approach is simple, we do our work at home and when things happen we announce them. Until then - rumours.

"The window is open, for us to bring someone in it has to be someone we really think can add to our squad. We are happy with the squad.

"All the clubs, names, press, it's all normal. We should focus on what we have and what we can control. The rest, we don't even have to think about."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Nick Harris is a long-standing journalist who specialises in football and rugby league. An avid golfer, Nick also follows the major boxing fights closely.

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