According to The Sun journalist Alan Nixon, Championship pair Blackburn Rovers and Brentford are interested in former Hull City left-back Max Clark, who currently plays in The Netherlands with Vitesse Arnhem.

With the transfer window slamming shut on Thursday evening, clubs have just a matter of days to tie up any final deals and Championship duo Blackburn Rovers and Brentford are said to be keeping an eye on Vitesse Arnhem defender Max Clark as a possible transfer target.

The former Hull City left-back was watched by Rovers and The Bees as Vitesse opened their season with a 2-2 draw against Ajax, journalist Alan Nixon has revealed. Nixon tweeted the news on Sunday morning, saying:

Brentford had been keen on Marc Bola to come in and provide some competition for Rico Henry at left-back, but the former Arsenal youngster has joined Middlesbrough. The Bees will have to look elsewhere if they want to bring in another left-back this summer and Clark could be their man.

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Blackburn Rovers are also in need of defensive reinforcements before the end of the transfer window, but they already have Derrick Williams and Amari’i Bell in at left-back, so it seems surprising that they would look to bring in another left-back.

Clark came through the youth academy with Hull City, making his way through the youth sides before going on to play 30 times for the senior side. He spent a season on loan with Cambridge United, where he played 44 times, scoring once and assisting four goals. Since joining Vitesse on a free transfer last summer, The 23-year-old has made 31 appearances, netting twice and providing four assists.

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