CHERRIES SET TO SIGN BRENTFORD DEFENDER MEPHAM


AFC Bournemouth are on the verge of signing Brentford defender Chris Mepham.

The Wales international is having a medical at the Premier League side after Brentford accepted an offer believed to be in the region of £12m.

Mepham can play centre-back or right-back and has made 48 appearances in for the Bees.

His arrival at Bournemouth is likely to see the departure of Tyrone Mears, who is wanted by four Championship clubs.

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