Tony Pulis is reportedly keen on bolstering his defensive options at West Brom with a move for Sampdoria defender Milan Skriniar.

According to a report today from the Daily Mail, the powerful central defender is on Pulis’ radar as he ponders a summer move having been out to watch him in action recently.

The report states that the Baggies boss himself flew out to Genoa to see Sampdoria’s Serie A clash with Juventus on Sunday and is now considering lodging a bid for him.

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Skriniar has been impressive at the heart of the defence for the Italian side, showing quality and potential in abundance with some stellar defensive performances at just 22-years-old.

Not only does Skriniar possess a lot of physical prowess and technical ability on the ball, he is also versatile. Although he is naturally a central defender, operating best on the left of a partnership, he can also play in holding midfield.