Date: 19th January 2018 at 7:30pm
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will start the bidding for captain , according to the Daily Mail.

Arsenal and Manchester City are also reportedly monitoring the 30 year old, but the Baggies are yet to receive a bid from either club for the Northern Irish .

With no movement from other teams, the are looking to take advantage of the situation by making the first move for Evans.

Like the Gunners and City, Leicester also made a bid for the centre back in the summer, but all offers for the player were rejected by West Brom at the time.

With Evans now keen to depart , and refusing to sign a new deal which currently has 18 months left to run, the Baggies are more open to a deal happening in January. They are said to be looking for £25m to finance a move for a striker.

Whether a bidding war will ensue if Leicester do make a bid, it remains to be seen. Considering Arsenal’s defensive problems this season, you would have thought recruits at the back would have been a priority for , but there has been no urgency this month to sign a new centre half; whether that is Evans or someone else.