QPR are edging nearer to finalising a mortgage deal for Fulham midfielder Stefan Johansen.
talkSPORT solely revealed that the 30-year-old was on the Championship facet’s radar, with supervisor Mark Warburton determined to bolster his midfield ranks after Tom Carroll was dominated out for 3 months with a knee harm.
Johansen was omitted from Scott Parker’s 25-man Premier League squad in October and has been restricted to simply two EFL Cup appearances to date this season.
The Norway captain has made it clear he desires to be taking part in common soccer and QPR are prepared to supply him that chance.
A supply near Johansen has advised talkSPORT that the skilled midfielder expressed a want to stay in London and is wanting ahead to linking up along with his new teammates.
Johansen performed an integral position in Fulham’s profitable Championship promotion marketing campaign by way of the play-off final time period – that includes 33 instances for Parker’s facet in complete.
Chatting with Norway’s TV2 earlier this week Johansen’s agent, Tore Pedersen, confirmed that his consumer was searching for a brand new problem away from Craven Cottage.
“We’re totally different options. Discovering a membership isn’t any drawback, however every part must be proper,” he defined.
“There’s a complete bundle right here that must be determined, however Fulham play ball.”
In the meantime, Fulham boss Scott Parker has confirmed that it ‘appears a chance’ Johansen will signal for the Rs on a short lived foundation.
Talking after the Cottagers have been overwhelmed 3-Zero at house by Burnley within the FA Cup fourth spherical on Sunday, Parker stated: “It appears that there’s some discuss there.
“I’ve been with the workforce for the final two days getting ready for this recreation so I’m not actually on top of things, but it surely appears that could be a chance to occur.”