Blackpool bid for Hibs midfielder Isaiah Osbourne

Last updated : 17 July 2012 By Steve Forbes

According to Sky Sports News, English Championship side Blackpool have lodged a bid for Hibs midfielder Isaiah Osbourne.

It's understood that the so far unknown offer, has been accepted by the Hibs board, and Osbourne will speak to Blackpool this week.

The 24-year-old signed on a free transfer from Aston Villa last season, and was one of Hibs better players in shocker of a campaign, that seen them finish 11th in the SPL.

Osbourne has flown out with the Hibees squad on a short pre-season trip to Belgium and Germany, but could fly back to hold talks.

Hibs boss Pat Fenlon is in the process of re-building his squad, and the sale of Ozzy could free up some much needed wages.