Rumour Mill- Iwelumo Come What May?
Wolves striker Chris Iwelumo could be playing for the Clarets next season whether Steven Fletcher makes a move to Molineux or not.
Reports this week linked Fletcher with a move to Wolves for £7.5 million involving both Iwelumo and keeper, Wayne Hennessey coming the other way on season-long loans.
Chris Iwelumo who denied knowing anything about the proposal earlier in the week was at Turf Moor yesterday according to the Lancashire Telegraph.
The paper also suggests that a deal for the 31-year-old could be done separately.
The Scotland international signed for Wolverhampton Wanderers in July 2008 in a two-year deal after leaving Charlton Athletic during their cost-costing exercise.
Iwelumo struggled with fitness during Wolves Premier League campaign this season and even when fit to play his appearances were limited to the odd match coming off the bench.
He was given a month's loan to Championship side Bristol City in February 2010.
Iwelumo has been a bit of a journeyman over the years.He started his footballing career at St Mirren in August 1996 as a trainee.
Since that time he has played for Danish club, Aarhus Fremad, Stoke City (including loan spells at York City ,Cheltenham Town and Brighton & Hove Albion), German Bundesliga side Alemannia Aachen, Colchester United and Charlton Athletic.