Vital Football

Wigan to Win Andy Race?

Wigan to Win Andy Race?


Wigan have revealed that they have had bids accepted for two 'high-profile' players.

'What is happening at Wigan is absolutely fantastic and now that we have secured our Premiership status, we can start building for the future and bring in the sort of quality players who will take us to the next level,' Spencer told the club's website.

'I can confirm that we have made a number of substantial bids for high-profile players and that two of those bids have been accepted.

'We are also busy pursuing other targets.

'However, I have learned over the years, and it is even more relevant at this level, that patience is a virtue when it comes to transfer dealings.

'We have always prided ourselves on being totally professional and we do not believe in revealing names while negotiations are taking place. This is unfair on us and the players involved and can harm any potential deal.

'Our supporters can rest assured that Dave Whelan, Paul Jewell and I are working closely to improve the squad and that we will continue to work around the clock until we feel the club is ready for next season.'

Wigan are thought to have paid the ten million pound request from Crystal Palace, after the striker reportable handed in a transfer request yesterday.

Portsmouth are thought to be in talks with Crystal Palace, however they are not expected to be able to match Wigan’s offer.

This could possible open the door for Henri Camara to move to Portsmouth, enabling Wigan to retrieve some of the money going to be spent on Andy.

In other gossip today, Harry Redknapp could possible be making one of the most exciting loan deals ever next week. (more on that later!)


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:
Date:Wednesday May 24 2006
Time: 2:47PM

Comments

0
Camara will have a few photos taken if he ever adorns a Pompey shirt. The bugger has scored against us a couple of times so now is the time to rewind somewhat.
pompeygray
24/05/2006 15:39:00
0
Camara will have a few photos taken if he ever adorns a Pompey shirt. The bugger has scored against us a couple of times so now is the time to rewind somewhat.
pompeygray
24/05/2006 15:39:00
0
Camara will have a few photos taken if he ever adorns a Pompey shirt. The bugger has scored against us a couple of times so now is the time to rewind somewhat.
pompeygray
24/05/2006 15:39:00
0
Camara will have a few photos taken if he ever adorns a Pompey shirt. The bugger has scored against us a couple of times so now is the time to rewind somewhat.
pompeygray
24/05/2006 15:39:00
0
haha thats prob why we want him. Just like the Yak and Borough
lmatthews
24/05/2006 15:43:00
0
haha thats prob why we want him. Just like the Yak and Borough
lmatthews
24/05/2006 15:43:00
0
haha thats prob why we want him. Just like the Yak and Borough
lmatthews
24/05/2006 15:43:00
0
haha thats prob why we want him. Just like the Yak and Borough
lmatthews
24/05/2006 15:43:00
0
Huth huh? Strewth, £10m for AJ, cannot see it myself.
FEn_100
24/05/2006 15:45:00
0
Huth huh? Strewth, £10m for AJ, cannot see it myself.
FEn_100
24/05/2006 15:45:00
Page 1/4
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

Login to post a comment

Recent Portsmouth Articles

Match Day Officials v Carlisle (25/2/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Carlisle United this Saturday.

Whatmough's Pompey hopes

Whatmough has made it clear he doesn't wish to go anywhere and remains hopeful of being offered a new Pompey deal.

Another right back targeted

Pompey could still sign former Birmingham defender Caddis - who had been training with Blackburn this month - despite the transfer window closing as he's a free agent.

On this day in history...23rd February

A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, 23rd February.

Archived Vital Pompey Articles

Vital Pompey articles from

Site Journalists

pompeyrug
Editor email
Profile
eastneydave
Editor email
Profile
paultsmouth
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Barnet MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Forde11%
Evans3%
Clarke3%
Burgess53%
Stevens0%
Linganzi7%
Doyle0%
Lowe0%
Roberts0%
Bennett0%
Doyle0%
Sub - Rose0%
Sub - Chaplin23%
Sub - Baker0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Doncaster 32 19 7 6 64 23
2 Plymouth 31 19 4 8 61 17
3 Carlisle 32 15 13 4 58 11
4 Luton 32 14 11 7 53 18
5 Portsmouth 31 15 7 9 52 16
6 Exeter 32 15 5 12 50 16
7 Colchester 32 13 8 11 47 7
8 Mansfield 32 12 11 9 47 4
9 Stevenage 32 14 4 14 46 1
10 Wycombe 32 13 7 12 46 -1
11 Barnet 32 11 12 9 45 -2
12 Grimsby 32 12 8 12 44 0
13 Cambridge 31 12 7 12 43 3
14 Blackpool 31 10 12 9 42 12
15 Morecambe 31 12 6 13 42 -7
16 Crawley 31 11 6 14 39 -11
17 Yeovil 32 9 11 12 38 -7
18 Crewe 32 8 12 12 36 -11
19 Accrington 30 8 9 13 33 -10
20 Notts County 32 9 6 17 33 -21
21 Cheltenham 32 7 11 14 32 -10
22 Hartlepool 32 7 11 14 32 -18
23 Leyton Orient 32 8 5 19 29 -15
24 Newport 32 5 11 16 26 -15
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Carlisle United (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Morecambe (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Crewe Alexandra (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Crawley Town (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Colchester United (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Grimsby Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.pompeyrug53
2.PompeyFrippy30
3.Copnor4322
4.storagematt19
5.FrattonBlue15
6.stubbsy00715
7.eastneydave10
8.uspompeyfan10
9.pompeyweller7
10.steaming7
Vital Football Comment