Nottingham Forest continue their busy transfer window as they look to bring in Real Betis left wing-back Alex Moreno… as talks with Huddersfield continue over double deal for Harry Toffolo and Lewis O’Brien
- Real Betis won the Copa Del Rey and came fifth in La Liga during the last season
- Alex Moreno was a big part of their success, with five goals in 38 games
- Nottingham Forest have added Moreno to their list of transfer options
- The Premier League side are also considering a double deal from Huddersfield
Nottingham Forest have added Real Betis left wing-back Alex Moreno to their list of options over a potential transfer this summer.
Betis enjoyed an excellent season last year, finishing fifth in La Liga and winning the Copa Del Rey.
Moreno was a key part of their success, scoring five goals in 38 games. It was an impressive showing from the 29-year-old, who has spent much of his career in Spain’s second tier.
29-year-old Alex Moreno is the latest transfer target for Nottingham Forest in a busy summer
Nottingham Forest have already brought in full-backs Neco Williams from Liverpool, and Omar Richards from Bayern Munich this summer.
Steve Cooper’s side are also in talks with Huddersfield over a potential double swoop from the Championship side this summer.
Left-back Harry Toffolo’s potential move to Forest is back on as the two clubs worked on a compromise while midfielder Lewis O’Brien is also in talks over a move to the Premier League side.
Real Betis had an excellent 2021/22, winning the Copa Del Rey and coming fifth in the league
Should the deals go through it could take their spending past £70million.
The shopping spree has made them look especially strong at the back after picking up experienced Bundesliga defender Moussa Niakhate for an initial £8.5m earlier this month.
It remains to be seen how quickly these new signings will settle in the Premier League, but Forest are giving themselves every chance to establish themselves in the top flight.