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Wolves transfer news: Besiktas could move for Raul Jimenez

Turkish giants Besiktas could reportedly make a move for Wolves striker Raul Jimenez.

According to Fotospor, the club are looking for a replacement for Wout Weghorst, who is set to join Manchester United.

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The Netherlands international is terminating his loan contract with the club in order to make a move to the Premier League.

He’ll join the Red Devils on loan from Burnley, and be a replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo.

Besiktas are therefore now looking to sign a replacement for Weghorst, who had scored nine goals in 18 games for them.

Apparently Jimenez is someone of interest to them.

He is attracting their attention, and could potentially make a move that would see him reunite with Romain Saiss.

Saiss joined the club last summer after running down his contract at Molineux.

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The defender did have an offer to extend, but he has since suggested it was a derisory one.

Jimenez was on target for Wolves last night in their Carabao Cup quarter-final defeat to Nottingham Forest.

He equalised for Wanderers in the second-half, after Willy Boly had put Forest 1-0 up. That was his third of the season.

It has been clear this season that Jimenez is still struggling to get back to his pre-injury levels.

Jimenez has simply not been the same since that horrific skull injury. And this term he has been contending with a pesky groin injury that sidelined him for around two months before the World Cup.

Wolves should keep Raul Jimenez until the summer, amid interest from Besiktas

Jimenez may still be struggling, but he is worth keeping until the end of the season for Wolves.

Julen Lopetegui does appear to like the Mexican, having now started him in each of the last two matches.

The £100,000-a-week star is no longer clinical. But he still has a part to play. Especially with Diego Costa having shown his best days are far behind him.

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Perhaps him playing up top in a partnership with, say, Matheus Cunha might be good for him.

The Brazilian came off the bench last night against Forest and provided an assist for the number nine.