Shittu mulling over move
BRYAN Robson has revealed transfer target Dan Shittu will decide whether to join Albion or Premiership new boys Watford over the weekend.
The QPR centre-half held talks with both the Baggies and the Hornets
Robson explained: "Danny spoke to us and Watford on Friday and he said he'll
make a decision one way or the other, as to which team he wants to join,
over the weekend."
Meanwhile, the Albion chief is continuing his striker search as he looks to
strengthen his forward ranks following John Hartson's match-winning double
With Diomansy Kamara sidelined with a broken foot, Hartson and Nathan
Ellington are the club's only fit senior strikers at present.
"I've still got the opportunity of playing Zoltan Gera up front because
Darren Carter, Richard Chaplow and Junichi Inamoto have been very good in
the midfield area," Robson added.
"I've got options to balance the midfield up if I put Zoltan through the
"Hopefully, by September, I'll have Kamara back. With his pace and dribbling
ability, he could be a real threat in this division.
"I've had quite a lot of bids turned down for centre-forwards because clubs
don't want to make them available.
"But I'll keep looking because I do want to bring another centre-half and
centre-forward in to balance the squad up."