Vital Football

Latest Wigan Atletic News

Everton tell Latics £10 million for AJ

Everton tell Latics £10 million for AJ

Although Everton announced that they hadn`t received any official bid for striker Andy Johnson from Wigan Athletic it is understood that a verbal bid of £9 million was made by the JJB club last week

It is now emanating from Goodison that Everton will do business at £10 million and it is expected that the Latics may raise their bid and make it official as the players other suitors, Fulham, West Ham and Sunderland gear themselves up to bid for Johnson.

Whether he is worth £10 million or not is irrelevant, that is the asking price and if Steve Bruce wants the England man at the JJB this coming season that is the amount that Latics need to pay

Vital Latics





It's easy to join us at Vital Latics to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved



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

Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Friday July 18 2008
Time: 10:45AM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
Another long winded transfer saga, what happened to the days when it was all done and dusted in a day?
worbo
18/07/2008 10:49:00
0
In my opion i dn't think Andy Johnson is worth the 10 million, with 50 k a week He isn't gonna get us 15-20 goals a season
Jonni_G
18/07/2008 12:31:00
0
In my opinion Jonni he aint worth £5 mil I will be surprised if Big Dave sanctions a deal of that much for Johnson
worbo
18/07/2008 12:39:00
0
how much did you buy marlon king for? how much do you pay him a week? and how many goals did he score for you? then ask yourself how many goals andrew johnson scored last season and how many games he missed through injury? then i'll think you'll find he's worth atleast 5 million. I certainly wouldn't pay 10 million for him if i was wigan manager but im afraid that's how much it will take for Moyes to even bat an eyelid and take notice, thats if he actually wants to sell which i highly doubt.
toffeetower
18/07/2008 13:13:00
0
King didn't have a pre season and injured. He also wasn't in the startig line most of the time. Same with king he is a good striker. But i dn't think he will get the amount of games that we need. Andrew Johnson won't get the amount of goals that his wages represent, but you never know
Jonni_G
18/07/2008 21:29:00
0
Its not just the goals, its the assists too plus his work rate is second to none. Wouldn't be at all disappointed to land AJ. Perhaps on Monday we'll learn (finally) we've signed Zaki and also made an improved bid for AJ. I can see us making an improved offer for AJ. He's a good player.
robin
20/07/2008 17:51:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Dan Burn Becomes Latics Third Addition Of The Summer

Wigan Athletic have officially announced that Fulham defender Dan Burn will join the Latics on the 1st July when his current contract with the Cottagers expires

Two More Games Added To Wigan Athletic Preseason List

Wigan Athletic have added to ore games to their preseason schedule

Dan Burn Could Make The Latics Too Hot To Handle

Will Grigg may be on fire but the latest player linked with a move to the Latics has a scorching name of his own, former Fulham and Darlington defender, Dan Burn

Wigan Athletic £179 Season Ticket Offer - Get It Snapp

Latics fans are being urged to purchase their season ticket, for what promises to be another exciting campaign, before the early purchase window closes on Thursday June the 30th

Archived Vital Latics Articles

Vital Latics articles from

Site Journalists

Barry Worthington
Editor email
Profile
Dan Farrimond (JWAW)
no email
Profile
Adam Convery
no email
Profile
Frank Ford
no email
Profile
Noel Wards Leg
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where Do We Need Strengthening The Most
Suggested By: Gary Caldwell
Goalkeeper14%
Right Back21%
Left Back0%
Dentre Back13%
Midfield0%
Attack52%
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 Wigan Athletic Results (view all)

Wigan Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Barry W76
2.HarryLatic35
3.Noel Wards Leg34
4.Moonay33
5.scotdave33
6.Whittleblue29
7.Jonny_SuffolkLatic26
8.Yon Mon25
9.TRUE BELIEVER24
10.nottinghamlatic19