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Burnley Test Owls With Grant Bid

Burnley Test Owls With Grant Bid

Brian Laws' Burnley have made a bid for Wednesday's highly-rated goalkeeper Lee Grant, according to media reports today.

Grant's future has been subject to much speculation this summer and Sky Sports are reporting that the Clarets have tabled a bid for the former England U21 international.

Laws knows Grant well from his time as boss at Hillsborough and may know how good of an offer is required to secure the 27-year-old's services.

The Turf Moor side, relegated from the Premier League last season, have been looking for a new number one throughout the close season.

But Wednesday won't let Grant go lightly, with boss Alan Irvine already revealing that they don't need to sell players ahead of the new campaign.

Grant has also been linked with moves to West Brom and SPL giants Celtic following the Owls' relegation to npower League One.

The stopper hasn't played yet during pre-season and is recovering from an operation to a shoulder injury.

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Writer:Nick
Date:Wednesday July 21 2010
Time: 10:51AM

Comments

0
You cant have him Laws
retfordowl1867
21/07/2010 10:59:00
0
He can if he has the cash. We're not really in a position to reject a 'good' bid
pob
21/07/2010 11:04:00
0
£2.5M, or jog on brian!
greeny9
21/07/2010 11:27:00
0
Why sell our best keeper then struggle through season with the 2 reserve uns n from wot ive seen arnt gud enough.
ollyowl70
21/07/2010 11:29:00
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How do you rate Grant at your place?
ClaretClaude
21/07/2010 11:34:00
0
Very highly
Donny Owl
21/07/2010 11:39:00
0
very very highly
OddOwl
21/07/2010 13:15:00
0
daily mail reporting £1m bid!!! no way mr laws, double it and then some!!!!!
no9 de bilde
21/07/2010 13:23:00
0
Burnley will return to being a mediocre Championship club now. May sound rich coming from us in League 1, but we'll be back above them before long. A step back IMO
newman87
21/07/2010 13:38:00
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1 million Laws, F@@K OFF, funny how when when Laws manager at SWFC he rated him at 3-4 mill
WorksopsNumber1
21/07/2010 15:05:00
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