West Bromwich Albion have joined Crystal Palace in appearing hobby in Kane Smith, one in every of the most up to date homes in non-league soccer.
The 19-year-old Hitchin The city wing-back has already had two trials with Palace’s Underneath 21s.
And now Albion have approached the Evo-Stick Southern League Premier aspect to ask the extremely rated teenager to a tribulation at The Hawthorns.
Chatting with the Hertfordshire Mercury, Hitchin boss Mark Burke stated: “West Brom have now formally approached us.
“It is imaginable he’s going to pass to The Hawthorns. He’s going to communicate to them.
“However I’ve were given to seem after Hitchin. I would like the most productive for the boy. If he is going, he is going. I simply are not looking for any messing round.”
Smith, a former Luton The city academy participant, works as a labourer for Hitchin striker Brett Donnelly’s corporate.
However Smith has been pressured to take day off paintings to wait the rigors.
Burke added: “He has were given a role and he wishes the cash. Running with Brett has made him more potent – somewhat than going to the fitness center. Brett has been versatile.”
In spite of the distraction of trials, Smith has been an ordinary for the Canaries, who’re 7th within the SLP, however with a number of video games in hand on their play-off competitors.
Supply : BirminghamMail