Addicks swoop for Wiggins
Hornets set to be disappointed in pursuit of Cherries stopper
Last Updated: 30/06/11 4:04pm
Skysports.com understands Charlton are set to beat Watford to the signing of Bournemouth defender Rhoys Wiggins.
Wiggins: On the move
The Hornets emerged as strong suitors on Wednesday having twice had bids for his services rejected last season.
It was thought Watford were close to striking a deal for the former Wales Under 21 international but Charlton look to have stolen a march on their capital rivals.
The Addicks have enjoyed a productive summer thus far in the transfer market having this week completed deals for Dale Stephens and Danny Green.
It now looks as though they are to complete a triple swoop as they close on a player who showed last term he is one of League One's best defenders.