UK time is: 19:49:46
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Jinky Johnno wants out!



Middlesbrough's Adam Johnson has today told the Hartlepool Mail he may have to leave Middlesbrough permanantly to get first team football.

'It is nice to hear about teams being after you and wanting to buy you but at the end of the day I am still a Boro player.

'I am coming up to 21 now and you can never rule anything out, especially with both me and Stewart Downing at the same club. At some point in our careers, we won't be able to be here together because we are rivals for the same position.

'I think at some point the manager will have to make a decision because I don't think he can keep both of us. I have got some big decisions to make. Probably not in this transfer window but maybe in the summer.

'But Gareth has said he doesn't want me to go anywhere and until someone tells me otherwise I am just going to get on with it.'


Music to the ears of Aidy Boothroyd and the Hornets faithful who were in awe of Johnson's ability during a three-month loan spell.

The popular Geordie was eventually re-called early and featured in the 'Boro first-team but has been dropped of late.

Johnson's five goals for Watford have gone a long way to cementing a place in Hornet's hearts and who knows, would Aidy be prepared to splash the cash to bring him in?

It would certainly spell the end for Anthony McNamee who is out of contract come July anyway.

Gareth Soutgate's arm may well be twisted if Watford offer a decent fee for the England U21 cap which would enable him to bring in Alfonso Alves from Herenveen. Watford on the other hand could raise the cash by sellings talisman, Marlon King...

Watch this space...



The Journalist

Writer: wfc123 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday January 11 2008

Time: 5:31PM

Your Comments

or even trade in King to Middlesborough in part exchange for Johnson. I'd personally rather have Jinky in yellow than King...It's an option.
DrWatford
Yep - join the club...
wfc123
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. ANDY710 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Reading 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. Rotherham 0 0 0 0 0 0
21. Sheff Wed 0 0 0 0 0 0
22. Watford 0 0 0 0 0 0
23. Wigan 0 0 0 0 0 0
24. Wolves 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

OFFICIAL: Odion Ighalo Signs
Watford : 29/07/2014 19:36:00
Veseli Joins Port Vale
Ipswich : 29/07/2014 18:00:00
Leeds and Milan cannot agree on Benedicic deal
Leeds Utd : 29/07/2014 17:38:00
Is Odion Ighalo A Watford Player?
Watford : 29/07/2014 17:25:00
Consortium release update on takeover
Reading : 29/07/2014 17:25:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will Troy Deeney be a Watford player come September 1st?
Suggested By:  Editor
Yes 61%
No 39%