The future of West Bromwich Albion striker Peter Odemwingie is shrouded in mystery tonight as he arrived in London for talks with Queens Park Rangers, only for his club to deny him permission to do so.
QPR boss Harry Redknapp earlier spoke of his interest in Odemwingie and when the player was interviewed in the capital about the move, it appeared as though the transfer would take place.
But, West Brom released the following statement denying they had granted the Nigerian permission to speak to Redknapp's side:
QPRs Head of Media and Communications Ian Taylor then tweeted:
Odemwingie, 31, had earlier given an interview to Sky Sports News in west London, where he said:
The striker tweeted on Sunday his dissatisfaction at still being a player for West Brom, he wrote:
Odemwingie later deleted the tweet.