“We were interested in Saido Berahino, but he wasn’t for sale. We made an enquiry and we were told
the position by West Brom, and we respected that decision. I’m glad we were
given the right information, because nothing happened and he’s still at West
Brom,” said Coates.
Forward was also wanted by Newcastle and Tottenham but West Brom stood firm in their ‘not for sale’ status.