“Harry Redknapp and Sam Allardyce were ready to take him with their eyes shut,” agent Pasquale Bruno told the Gazzetta dello Spo皇冠外围投注rt.
“I have an excellent relation21点官网ship with both and they were ready to accept him on loan for six months when I offered him.
Javier Chevanton rejected a January switch to the Premiership in order to stay with Lega Pro side Lecce!
“I spoke with the player, but, after a night of reflection, he told me that he didn’t want to leave Lecce.”
The 32-year-old is in his third spell at Lecce, a club who were demoted to the Lega Pro in the summer as part of the betting match-fixing probe.
Queens Park Rangers and West Ham were ready to take the Uruguayan on loan, but the striker committed his future to the Via Del Mare outfit instead.
It is being suggested that the South American, who earns just €1,000 a month, would have been handed a £15,000 a month contract in England.