Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Burnley Tudgay Talks Heat Up

Burnley Tudgay Talks Heat Up

Wednesday boss Brian Laws has stressed he wants to keep Marcus Tudgay at S6 as Burnley look to close in on the striker.

The Clarets offered £1.5 million for the services of the Owls' top scorer and player of the season last term, an offer which Laws believes is too low for the striker.

And Laws told the Yorkshire Post that he wants to build a team around the former Derby man next season, highlighting his importance to the team.

Laws revealed he's held talks with Burnley boss Owen Coyle but said they'd need to offer a 'damned sight more money than has been quoted to prise him away (from Wednesday).'

But Tudgay's agent, former Owl Darryl Powell, has indicated that the player would like to talk to the Turf Moor side should the Owls accept their offer.

The 26-year-old insisted he'd be signed a new three-year deal with the club at the end of last season, but is still to put pen-to-paper on the contract.

This one's going to run a while...

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



For the very latest Championship odds

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

Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday June 30 2009
Time: 1:09PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
I'd hate him to go, a proven 100% player should be worth triple what's been offered and Burnley know it, well done Lawsy for sticking out for more if he does have to sell
Brighton Owl
30/06/2009 13:24:00
0
Is he really Premiership quality thought?
Bamberini
30/06/2009 14:27:00
0
A t too far Bamber? If he does go, and it looks like his agent is in the driving seat (though I do admire BL's stand), £1.5 is nowhere near enough.
robc
30/06/2009 15:11:00
0
£4 Million and it's a deal!!
sussexowl
30/06/2009 16:30:00
0
I agree..... bare minimum should have to be 3 million, if not more. Burnley really are a load of cheeky feckers....
US Owl
30/06/2009 17:11:00
0
if tudgay realy has said he wants to talk to burnley and is going back on his word to sign a new contract let him go , theres nothing i cant stand more than players who go back on there word! hes obviously not to botherd about playing for us an like laws said no one is irreplaceble!
owl83
30/06/2009 17:23:00
0
Don't you think it's a case of Darryl Powell is trying to sell him, so lets tell him to feck off instead.
ecco owl
30/06/2009 19:00:00
0
im with ecco, fecking agents ruin football
wesp
30/06/2009 21:12:00
0
3 mill min and lets go get varney
wedtillidie
30/06/2009 22:45:00
0
Yes i'll have some of that wedtillidie
ecco owl
30/06/2009 23:07:00
Page 1/3
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Wednesday Not Quite Back Yet!

Disappointing day out but Wednesday's fans prove that the club will be back

Stats: Hull City v Sheffield Wednesday

All the stats from Hull City (1) vs (0) Sheffield Wednesday, Wembley, 28/5/16 Att: 70,189

Teams - Sheffield Wednesday v Hull City

Today is the day! And maybe the day that Wednesday make their long awaited return to the Premier League! The Owls face The Tigers at Wembley in the Championship Playoff Final.

Wednesday at Wembley - It's the Final Countdown!

24hrs to go until Wednesday and their fans hit Wembley!

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Ed Jepson
Editor email
Profile
Greg Pursehouse
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Did Hull City deserve to win?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Yes100%
No, off day for the Owls0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Burnley 46 26 15 5 93 37
P Middlesbrough 46 26 11 9 89 32
3 Brighton 46 24 17 5 89 30
4 Hull City 46 24 11 11 83 34
5 Derby County 46 21 15 10 78 23
6 Sheff Wed 46 19 17 10 74 21
7 Ipswich 46 18 15 13 69 2
8 Cardiff 46 17 17 12 68 5
9 Brentford 46 19 8 19 65 5
10 Birmingham 46 16 15 15 63 4
11 Preston 46 15 17 14 62 0
12 Q.P.R. 46 14 18 14 60 0
13 Leeds Utd 46 14 17 15 59 -8
14 Wolves 46 14 16 16 58 -5
15 Blackburn 46 13 16 17 55 0
16 Forest 46 13 16 17 55 -4
17 Reading 46 13 13 20 52 -7
18 Bristol City 46 13 13 20 52 -17
19 Huddersfield 46 13 12 21 51 -11
20 Fulham 46 12 15 19 51 -13
21 Rotherham 46 13 10 23 49 -18
R Charlton 46 9 13 24 40 -40
R MK Dons 46 9 12 25 39 -30
R Bolton 46 5 15 26 30 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg5
2.swfcjambo4
3.richbird19711
4.OurMaurice1
5.brinsworthowl1
6.Snod77611
7.markjr24011
8.John Bingham1
9.CasOwl1