West Brom reject Berahino transfer request

Amid speculation over his West Brom future, Saido Berahino has had a transfer request rejected by the club.

West Brom have rejected a transfer request from striker Saido Berahino amid continued interest from Tottenham.

The England Under-21 international is a target for the White Hart Lane club, with West Brom having already confirmed they had turned down an offer for Berahino from Spurs.

And West Brom released a further statement on Monday, explaining: "West Bromwich Albion have received a written transfer request from Saido Berahino.

"The request has been rejected and the club's position remains unchanged from that outlined in the statement from chairman Jeremy Peace of August 18."