Championship transfer rumours
West Brom are all but back into the top-flight and are already being linked with defender Gary Breen (not the former Sky Blues player).
The freed Manchester City youngster is reportedly wanted by manager Tony Mowbray, while star men Kevin Phillips and Zoltan Gera will now get new deals.
Stoke can join the Baggies with a favourable result against Leicester on Sunday.
Promotion will see the Potters splash out £4m on loan striker Shola Ameobi of Newcastle according to the papers.
FA Cup finalists Cardiff City knocked out Middlesbrough on their way to Wembley and defender Roger Johnson looks to have made an impact on Gareth Southgate.
The 'Boro boss is lining up a £1.2m swoop for the centre-half.
The North-East club also want Sheffield United frontman James Beattie.