UK time is: 12:34:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Brunt: I'm Going Nowhere

In demand Wednesday winger Chris Brunt has revealed that he's going nowhere if the club don't want to sell him to Wigan, Fulham or any other club this summer.

The Northern Irish international enjoyed a superb 2006/07 campaign which saw him attract the interest of a number of Premiership clubs with his fine performances - with interest continuing in to the close season.

But Brunt, whose deal at S6 expires next summer, is currently in discussions with Owls boss Brian Laws over a new deal with the club and has revealed that he's in no rush to leave Wednesday.

Talking to the Sheffield Star about the offer of a new deal, Brunt said: 'There's nothing sorted yet. Nothing much has happened.

'I've spoken to the gaffer about it; that's about as far as it's gone at the moment. I've got another year left and, unless the club want to sell me, I'll be going nowhere.'

Premiership club Wigan Athletic are one of the clubs rumoured to be making a bid for the winger, with a 2 million bid being reported in the papers, and Latics boss Hutchings has revealed Brunt is a 'possibility'.

'We're building a young side. Look at the likes of Tottenham - they've got all the young, top players. This will take two or three years, it won't happen overnight,' he said.

'Signings don't happen overnight, it can take four or five weeks sometimes. Players are away on holiday now and they want to think about things.

'Chris Brunt is a possibility, but I am not saying yes or no.'

Owls boss Laws is currently away on a well-deserved holiday and isn't due to be back in England until mid-June - probably leaving a few more weeks of speculation over the future of the Owls' star man.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday June 8 2007

Time: 12:08PM

Your Comments

At least he doesn't want to jump ship like Bougherra which is a good thing but we need to get him tied down to this new contract as soon as possible.
magic_pie
Watch this space because that is exactly what Jamie Curo said at Colchester. Until sombody mentioned more money.
Matt_Us
Watch this space because that is exactly what Jamie Curo said at Colchester. Until sombody waved some money in front of him
Matt_Us
ambition i believe was the reason cureton is leavin!! bit of a difference in wednesday and colchester as well!!
FUTURES BLUE N WHITE
He says ambition when he means money, I think. I think you are right about the differnce though.
Matt_Us
Good to hear Chris. Come on Wednesday give him what he wants.
will it ever happen
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Birmingham 0-2 Wednesday (Tuesday September 16 2014)

Owls sign former Real Madrid midfielder (Monday September 1 2014)

Owls handed Manchester City cup clash (Thursday August 28 2014)

Wednesday await League Cup draw (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Gray: Owls good value for cup triumph (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Report: Burnley 0-1 Wednesday (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Owls out to maintain momentum in cup (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Gray: Owls searching for Boro win (Friday August 22 2014)

International call-up for Owls stopper (Thursday August 21 2014)

Archived Sheffield Wednesday Articles

List All Vital Wednesday Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Wolves 7 4 2 1 4 14
5. Charlton 7 3 4 0 3 13
6. Reading 7 4 1 2 1 13
7. Sheff Wed 7 3 3 1 3 12
8. Middlesbrough 7 4 0 3 2 12
9. Ipswich 7 3 2 2 3 11
10. Brentford 7 3 2 2 0 11

Breaking League News

Defender set for lay-off
Middlesbrough : 17/09/2014 12:31:00
RUFC - Rayns Disappointed After Defeat
Rotherham : 17/09/2014 12:24:00
Brentford 0-3 Norwich City
Brentford : 17/09/2014 11:24:00
Mason Hat Trick Leaves Millers With Nothing
Rotherham : 17/09/2014 11:05:00
Gaffer relieved to get win in thrilling game
Reading : 17/09/2014 10:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How Will Wednesday do this season?
Suggested By:  
Top 2 17%
Play-offs 23%
Mid-table 53%
Relegation scrap 6%
Relegated 1%