Deeney in demand! QPR enter race to sign Watford hitman

first_imgQPR have entered the race to sign Watford striker Troy Deeney.Burnley and Leicester have already had bids rejected for the 26-year-old this summer, which fall below the Championship side’s valuation.talkSPORT understands the Hornets are looking for around £10million for Deeney, who scored 25 goals in all competitions last season.Their asking price is based on fees paid out this summer for Ross McCormack, a £11million signing for Fulham, and Leo Ulloa, who joined Leicester in a £7m deal.QPR boss Harry Redknapp is keen to add to his striking options and will sanction a deal for the Birmingham-born hitman, who is keen on a move to the Premier League.Burnley boss Sean Dyche knows Deeney well from his stint in charge at Vicarage Road and is also keen to link up with him again at Turf Moor.Leicester boss Nigel Pearson remains an admirer despite Ulloa’s arrival, but Rangers could be about to blow the newly-promoted duo out of the water. Troy Deeney in action for Watford 1last_img read more