Vital Football

Latest Watford FC News

Watford boss admits Smith interest

Watford boss admits Smith interest

Cardiff City HAVE made tentative enquiries with Watford regarding the sale of playmaker Tommy Smith or so says Hornets boss Brendan Rodgers anyway.

Watford were quick to dismiss rumours on Thursday that the Bluebirds were in for Smith with a £1.6m bid and a club statement is right in that 'no formal bid has been received for the player` but Rodgers has told the press that Smith is a wanted man and that Cardiff have put the feelers out.

Rodgers stated "I think there was an enquiry but the club never had an official bid - It`s my first transfer window and there has been lots of speculation and lots of things in the last few days".

He added "The value and worth of Tommy is certainly more than £1.6m when you look at the fees of other players going around. It would need to be something very, very good for him and the club that takes him away from here."

Hmmm, sounds like a rallying call to start a bidding war to us here in VitalWatford Towers but Rodgers seems adamant he is desperate for his star man to stay, insisting "I`m keen to keep the group that is here…I`ll be happy when Tuesday comes"

he good news is Watford still have 1 or 2 new faces they want to bring in by Monday night`s deadline so it could be a busy (and nervous) 24 hours!






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

Writer:Dr Watford
Date:Sunday February 1 2009
Time: 9:46AM

Comments

0
i think you should keep smudge as he is at home with watford.
bluemooner_mcfc
17/03/2009 17:18:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Watford Articles

Prodl Signs New Watford Deal

Defender Sebastian Prodl has this afternoon signed a new extension at Watford.

Gomes - City One Of The Best I've Faced

Goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes has said that Manchester City are simply one of the best sides he's ever faced following Watford's loss at the weekend.

Silva - Manchester City Is A Learning Curve

Watford head coach Marco Silva has said the heavy defeat to Manchester City has to serve as a learning curve for the Watford side.

Vital View - Premier League - 15th-16th September 2017

The Premier League season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, 15th-16th September.

Archived Vital Watford Articles

Vital Watford articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Watford
Write For Vital Watford
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Man City MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Gomes100%
Janmaat0%
Mariappa0%
Kabasele0%
Holebas0%
Doucoure0%
Chalobah0%
Carrillo0%
Cleverley0%
Richarlison0%
Gray0%
Sub - Pereyra0%
Sub - Capoue0%
Sub - Deeney0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Watford Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Daniel Smith12
2.mikedrury1
Vital Football Comment