Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Brunt's City Move Resurfaces

Brunt's City Move Resurfaces

Rumours of a summer swoop for Owls winger Chris Brunt by Premiership side Manchester City have resurfaced this week in light of the Ulsterman's sparkling performances.

Stuart Pearce's men have been linked with a move for the highly-rated Northern Irish international for a number of months with the Belfast Telegraph reporting today that City lead the chase ahead of Charlton Athletic and West Ham.

But with both London clubs looking relegation in the face this season, the City of Manchester Stadium club are said to be the front runners for his services - with a price tag believed to be around the £2m mark.

A source said to be close to the club told the Telegraph: 'There is a lot of speculation about Brunty going here, there and everywhere but Manchester City are the strong favourites to sign him in the summer.'

'The talk around the club at the minute is that he will move on and it will be a Premiership club. With Charlton and West Ham looking doomed, Manchester City would seem the best move for his career.'

The former Middlesbrough youth product has had his best season in a blue and white shirt this term and currently leads the Owls goalscoring charts despite playing on the left wing, and Owls boss Brian Laws will be keen to hold on to his star man.

But as with Madjid Bougherra's sale to Charlton Athletic, an offer of around £2m could prove too high for the club - who remain in financial difficulties - to turn down for a player they received for free.


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

Writer:Nick
Date:Wednesday March 21 2007
Time: 2:09PM

Comments

0
nooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo this cannot happen, brunty is a legend at 22 we cant let him go, i would be p*ssed off if we did.
ozzietheowl
21/03/2007 14:20:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Stats: Sheffield Wednesday v Cardiff City

All the stats from Sheffield Wednesday (0) vs (0) Cardiff City, Hillsborough, 20/1/18 Att: 23,277

EFL Winning Goals Of December - 2017

The EFL have now released the winners of the December Goal of the Month competition for the Championship, League One and League Two.

Luhukay's Carlisle & Cardiff Thoughts

New Wednesday manager Jos Luhukay is in his second week in charge at Hillsborough and with a quick turnaround in fixtures here are his thoughts on Carlisle and going into Cardiff.

Wednesday Confirm Pelupessy Arrival

Following the speculation, Sheffield Wednesday confirmed on Thursday evening that Joey Pelupessy had completed his transfer from Heracles Almelo.

Sheffield Wednesday Archived Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

@footballtyper
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Cardiff MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Wildsmith0%
Ferrao Venancio0%
Pudil0%
Thorniley100%
Palmer0%
Wallace0%
Jones0%
Reach0%
Fox0%
Rhodes0%
Lucas Joao0%
Sub - Matias0%
Sub - Boyd0%
Sub - Nuhiu0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg1
Vital Football Comment