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Other rumours: Thomas to Fulham for £1 million; Traore to Pompey for £1 million; Diawara swap deal with O'Brien of Pompey; Seville striker Kepa Blanco to join on loan.
Sevilla sporting director Ramon Rodriguez `Monchi' has revealed Charlton are leading the race to sign unsettled striker Kepa Blanco. The 22-year-old is a reported target of several Premiership clubs but according to wire services, the Addicks have made the early running to take him on loan until the end of the season.
`French clubs, English clubs and German clubs have shown an interest in Kepa,' Monchi told PA Sport, in an effort to boost the market for his services.`One of those clubs is Charlton Athletic. We have not taken a decision yet but all could be sorted later today.'
Kepa is keen to quit the Primera Liga leaders after struggling to hold down a regular first-team place this season. Kepa has scored three goals in nine league appearances for Sevilla this term. See him in action here: Blanco
Probably none of this will come to anything and it looks anyway as if Pards will have to choose from the existing squad against 'Boro.