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Albion turn down bids for stars

Albion turn down bids for stars

Bryan Robson confirmed today that Albion had turned down an offer of £3.5 million for defender Curtis Davies from Tottenham Hotspur.

The bid from Spurs has been met with a firm answer of no from Albion who have said that the defender is not for sale and especially at £3.5 million.

Davies would do well to look at another promising young defender who joined Spurs and what happened to him. Calum Davenport joined Spurs from Coventry City and has not had much first team football at White Hart Lane.

Davenport has been shipped out on loan to West Ham and Southampton during his time at Spurs and hasn't set the world a light.

I think the fact that Robson has made this bid public knowledge a bidding war for the defenders services could start. Arsenal, Liverpool and Newcastle have all been mentioned in the past and I think an offer more towards £6-£8 million could push Albion to sell.

Zoltan Gera has also been the subject of a bid from Wigan Athletic but Albion laughed off the £1.75 million bid and have said that it would take a hell of a lot more to make us sell.

The message from the club is simple, unless silly money is being talked about the answer is, 'We don't need to sell - and we don't intend to.'

So come on show us the money if you want our players.


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Date:Wednesday May 24 2006
Time: 5:59PM

Comments

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yeah right gera is ***** and davies is worth about £2 million shocking getting greedy arnt ya wba as there arnt much papers coming in with no sky deals... bless
chelsea bread grayha
24/05/2006 18:11:00
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we won't miss not signing him to be honest, rather see davenport given the chance!!! good luck in the championship!!!!!
NewbzYid
24/05/2006 18:45:00
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i h8 to say it but spurs don;t need him. we have got so mamny england future stars in def whats the point in having the all then letting 5 of them going to waste. we will become chelski soon, signing talent then ******** them up
andyclark1882
24/05/2006 19:26:00
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Sorry boys but I would rather see both players stay and play for us than have the money being talked about at the moment. Neither player will leave the club unless we are offered silly money.
BaggieAnt
24/05/2006 20:03:00
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they will all go i think
green giant 12
25/05/2006 00:44:00
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decent player, hope we get him
elmo85
25/05/2006 07:32:00
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SOunds like you may hav money to spend on a new tem for next season.
miked_joker
26/05/2006 23:06:00
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davies is alright but needs more experiance before a big club comes in like tottenham
pompeyboy
04/06/2006 18:42:00
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6-8 million ???? get back in the real world!!
ihatescum
06/06/2006 23:38:00
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You'll do well to hold on to most fo your top stars, but if you can hold on to them, you've got a good chance of coming straight back IMHO.
FEn_100
07/06/2006 02:18:00
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