Banks, 20, is at the moment concerned within the Eagles’ pre-season tour of Singapore and Australia the place Patrick Vieira’s aspect have already confronted Liverpool and Manchester United earlier than they full their schedule towards Leeds United tomorrow.
However talking after his aspect’s slender pre-season defeat to Blackburn Rovers, Hartley insisted there’s nothing to report on Banks, though he’s eager to herald a inventive midfielder.
“No there’s nothing to say,” Hartley informed The Mail.
“We’re linked with a great deal of gamers, I maintain saying that, however no. We’re making an attempt to get a inventive participant in.
“The mortgage market will probably be actually vital for us, so we’ve simply received to be affected person and maintain working away.”
Any potential deal for Banks must wait till the Premier League aspect return from their pre-season tour this weekend after Vieira was pressured to incorporate a number of prospects in his squad with simply 10 senior gamers making the journey.
The Mail revealed Swimming pools are fascinated about a mortgage deal for the previous Motherwell man however perceive there are contractual points with the Premier League aspect to be resolved earlier than a possible transfer materialises.
McKinstry has one-year left on his deal at Elland Street with Hartley telling The Mail lately: “He’s a very good participant. There’s a great deal of rumours although, isn’t there?
“I gained’t give something away. We’re linked with lots of gamers and as quickly as we get a participant over the road everyone would be the first to know.”
Swimming pools accomplished a double mortgage signing this week with Walsall defender Rollin Menayese and Livingston striker Jack Hamilton arriving for the season.