Wolverhampton Wanderers reject approach for Conor Coady

Wolves reject approach for Conor Coady
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Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo confirms that the club have turned down a bid for defender Conor Coady from Sheffield United.

Wolverhampton Wanderers have confirmed that they have turned down a bid from Championship rivals Sheffield United for Conor Coady.

Earlier this week it emerged that the Blades had made a surprise approach for the defender, who has been earmarked as a key part of Wolves manager Nuno Espirito Santo's plans this season.

Confirming the bid, United boss Chris Wilder had said: "That will be kept between the two clubs. I am not going to talk about the player we have placed a bid for. We like to think we are an ambitious football club."

Speaking at his pre-match presser today, Nuno insisted: "Conor is going to stay with us. Finished."

Following his arrival at Molineux earlier this summer, Nuno has made 11 senior signings, including six defenders.

Conor Coady of Huddersfield during Sky Bet Championship match between Huddersfield Town and Charlton Athletic at Galpharm Stadium on August 23, 2014
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