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Watford's bid for Robbo rejected

West Bromwich Albion have reportedly rejected a bid from Watford for Hornets legend Paul Robinson.

Watford`s 1 million bid for the left back immediately rejected by the Baggies, who are under no financial pressure to sell Robinson. However, Watford supremo Aidy Boothroyd is keen to bring Robbo back to his spiritual home.

Robinson, who made over 250 appearances in his seven years at Vicarage Road, became a fans favourite with his no-nonsense style of play and his never-say-die attitude but was inexplicably sold to West Brom for measly 250,000 in October 2003.

Born and bred in Watford, Robinson made his Watford debut against local rivals Luton Town in 1996 and was a key member of Graham Taylor`s side that won the Division Two title in 1998 and the Division One play-off final in 1999. Robinson also went on to represent his country at under-21 level.

The 27 year-old still has two years left on his contract at the Hawthorns but will hopefully find a move back to Watford to tempting to turn down.




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Date:Thursday June 1 2006

Time: 1:40PM

Your Comments

" HES A TOP TOP PLAYER"
millers4eva
Don't lose sight of the fact he proved himself in the Premiership at WEST BROMWICH ALBION, so buyers aren't taking a risk any more. Therefore offer a sensible bid for his services if you really want him and are not just trying to unsettle him.
cyggy
was there any reason he was sold?
scullen
The club was millions in debt and short-sightedly sold of one their best players
Dean
i take it most watford fans wouldnt mind him back next season if u can sign him..?
green giant 12
come home Robbo, join the Boothroyd revolution
wrigley
would be funny if you guys released malkay mckay, it would be the fourth consecutive he's qualified for the prem and then been released, do it please do it he's an ex-celt
scottm_1989
 

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