Clarets bid for Iceland midfielder Gudmundsson accepted?

Johann Gudmundsson in action for Charlton last season
Johann Gudmundsson in action for Charlton last season

The South London Press are reporting that the Clarets have had a bid accepted for Charlton Athletic's Iceland international Johann Gudmundsson.

The offer is thought to be in the region of £2.5m with another £1m in add-ons.

The 25-year-old midfielder missed just four minutes of his nation's incredible Euro 2016 campaign in France as Heimir Hallgrímsson's underdogs reached the quarter-finals where they were beaten by the hosts.

The Valley favourite, who claimed an assist in Iceland's 1-1 draw with Portugal in Group F at the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, was on the scoresheet six times for the Addicks in the Championship last term and added 11 assists.

Gudmundsson, who impressed on the final day of the 2015/16 campaign as the Clarets secured the title, was expected to move on following the club's relegation to League One.