Sunderland make bid for Sevilla midfielder Vicente Iborra, confirms David Moyes

David Moyes has confirmed Sunderland have made a bid for £7million-rated Sevilla defensive midfielder Vicente Iborra, who has been on the club's radar all summer.

Friday, 26th August 2016, 9:00 am
Updated Friday, 26th August 2016, 10:04 am
David Moyes

Iborra, who only signed a new deal until 2020 last summer, has made 83 appearances for Sevilla, scoring 17 goals, since moving from Levante in 2013.

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It is understood he will be allowed to leave for the right price, with Sevilla chairman Jose Castro confirming that the Europa League holders have had an offer for him.

Castro said: "We have an important offer for Iborra. In this moment, it isn’t clear if we will accept it and we will wait to see what happens in next [few] days."