Flores To Give Stoke A Decision Later Today

Football Association conucillor Peter Coates looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Stoke City at Craven Cottage

A Stoke delegation met Espanyol boss Flores in Barcelona on Wednesday.

"Espanyol manager Quique Sanchez Flores was 50/1 a few days ago for the vacant position at Stoke but now finds himself the 2/5 favourite after proving very popular with punters recently", said BetVictor's Head of ante post Football Michael Triffitt.

Club general director Óscar Perarnau and sports director Jordi Lardín have been in the meeting with Flores, although the latter is said to have left at 2pm Spanish time.

Spanish football expert Guillem Balague has reported that the former Watford manager is to accept a five-year deal. It's a day for Espanyol, for the club, for the players, it's a day to celebrate for having qualified for the quarters. "I want to continue being happy with my profession".

"Right now we're not thinking about anything other than today's game and Sunday's match against Athletic [Bilbao]".

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Now after a considering their options, which also includes Ireland boss Martin O'Neill, Stoke have made a move for Flores and 52-year-old is in line to succeed Mark Hughes.

Sanchez led Watford to 13th spot in the Premier League and the FA Cup semi-finals before being sacked in May 2016.

They had hoped to announce the hire on Friday but negotiations dragged on, meaning he is likely to watch Monday night's game with Manchester United from the stands rather than the touchline.

Russell said: "It's been a bit hard with a manager gone who is really well-respected in the club. They will be a lucky manager".

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