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Derbyshire and cash for Boateng? Yes please!

Listening to Pompey's game against Bournemouth on The Quay tonight I heard them say that Admin Andy is in talks with Olympiakos about a deal to take Kevin-Prince Boateng to Greece.

That in itself is nothing 'special', although it was the following thoughts that we are trying to get cash plus Matt Derbyshire for Boateng that interested me more...

I remember Derbyshire from his Blackburn days and he knows where the net is so if we could pull this off we would have done extremely well!

By all accounts Olympiakos are looking to offload the striker, although I would be amazed if premier league clubs are not looking at the former England U21 international.

If we could do a deal to not only sell Boateng, therefore bringing in some money and getting his wages off the wage bill, and bring in Derbyshire this would be a cracking deal!

Then again this is Pompey we are talking about so this will not happen, will it...


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Writer: pompeyrug Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday July 28 2010

Time: 9:28PM

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I'd take that with both hands. Great deal if it does go through
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28/07/2010 21:34:00

time to rip some Greek arms off, i fancied getting Derbyshire when we were Premier, now it would be more of a coup!
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28/07/2010 21:45:00

prince worth about 6m matt about 3m would be happy for 3m in cash and matt
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28/07/2010 21:46:00

Just back from Bournemouth - spirited display by both sides and an entertaining game .. Cotterill seems to have maintained the Avram Grant spirit amd good to see Ashdown Mullins Brown & Nugent give the fans (about 1500 I reckon) a good old clap at the end.. ahh it's got to see the blues back in action
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28/07/2010 22:46:00

oh and Derbyshire for KPB .. yes please
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28/07/2010 22:47:00

oh hell yea i might even suggest forgetting the extra cash and just doing a straight swap although we need the money so maybe not lol
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28/07/2010 23:11:00

wouldnt he want more than 10k a week?
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29/07/2010 00:35:00

That would be a great deal, I would go to the surgeon, have them perform a procedure to attach an extra arm to me, just so I could grab the deal with 3 hands.
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29/07/2010 04:34:00

derbtshire was at Plymouth on loan but never got a game, went back to Rovers and did very well...yep i would get him asap...but we cant, we have a transfer embargo and this will remain i fear
plymouth graham
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29/07/2010 08:16:00

Makes a lot of sense but I agree Derbyshire would want to get back to the PL. And the 10k a week ceiling might be a problem as nodster says.
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29/07/2010 12:25:00


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