Stoke City news

Tuncay set for Wolfsburg move

January 31, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff

Stoke City striker Tuncay Sanli has travelled to Wolfsburg to undergo a medical as he puts the finishing touches to a reported £4 million move.

Tuncay Sanli Stoke
PA PhotosTuncay has grown accustomed to sitting on the Stoke substitutes' bench

• Confusion over Fuller bid

Tuncay, 29, was on the bench for the Potters' 1-0 FA Cup win over Wolves on Sunday but jetted out to Germany to meet Wolfsburg boss Steve McClaren straight after the game.

Stoke manager Tony Pulis said: "The club have received a bid from Wolfsburg but we're keen to keep Tunny if we can."

However, the Turkish striker is keen to test himself in the Bundesliga and has been frustrated by his limited opportunities since making a £5 million move from Middlesbrough last season and

The former Fenerbahce forward has made just 14 Premier League appearances this campaign, scoring just one goal.