Sky Sports Paper round up are reporting that former Tottenham Hotspur striker Emmanuel Adebayor is a shock January transfer target for Sky Bet Championship side Sheffield Wednesday.
The Togo international is a free-agent after being released by Spurs back in September, yet the club are still paying his wages up until the end of the season, despite not being part of manager Mauricio Pochettino’s plans.
With Sheffield Wednesday looking to push for promotion to the Premier League, they are prepared to spend big in the January transfer window, and the former Arsenal and Real Madrid striker could prove to be a massive signing.
Despite Portuguese striker Joao performing decently this season, the club could be looking for an experienced striker to really help them push for promotion.
The former Premier League player has scored 176 goals in his lengthy career and having played in Spain, France and the Premier League, he could adapt well to the demands of the Championship.
If Wednesday do sign him however, they must deal with his controversial nature and of course, they must decide whether to agree to his high wage demands.
Wednesday fans, who would you like to see come to your club in January? Do you think Adebayor would be a good signing? Let us know your thoughts and opinions in the comments below!