Date:Thursday July 31 2008
Former Wigan Athletic and current Fulham midfield player Jimmy Bullard said that he was flattered when he heard of the rumours surrounding a proposed bid from the Latics for his services.
The proposed bid all sounds like paper talk but even if it wasn`t former Latics favourite Bullard is more than happy at Fulham where the fans love him just like they did at the JJB.
Jimmy was unaware of any speculation until one of his many friends contacted him whilst he was on tour with Fulham, Jimmy said:
"I got a call from a mate when I was on our tour of Korea saying there was something in the papers about me coming back to Wigan, but I know nothing about it."
"But it's the first I've heard of it. Wigan is a great club and have got a great manager."
"But my gaffer hasn't said anything to me about it."
"It's nice to hear that Wigan would want me back, it shows I'm well thought of."
Jimmy is at the moment negotiating an extension on his contract with Fulham, even though he still has two years remaining on his current deal, knowing Jimmy it wouldn`t be too much of a surprise to learn he used the 'reported` interest from the Latics to help those new contract negotiations go a little more smoothly.
"I'm in talks at the moment about a new contract. I've got two years to run on my deal and we just thought it was the right time to try and sit down and get a new one sorted."
"Hopefully it will all be sorted out soon."
Great guy, great player, would love to see him back at the JJB but just isn`t going to happen
It's easy to join us at Vital Latics to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved
Date:Thursday July 31 2008
What The Bosses Said - Latics 1 Rotherham 2 (Sunday December 21 2014)
To Me To You - Latics 1 Rotherham 2 (Sunday December 21 2014)
Football Truce? What Was Going On! (Sunday December 21 2014)
Stats: Wigan Athletic v Rotherham United (Saturday December 20 2014)
R.C.G. Are Backing Wigan Athletic (Saturday December 20 2014)
Latics v Rotherham - Big Game Preview (Saturday December 20 2014)
Malky Mackay Speaks About The 'Football Truce' (Friday December 19 2014)
What The Bosses Say - Latics v Rotherham United (Friday December 19 2014)
Early Team News - Latics v Rotherham United (Friday December 19 2014)
The 12th Man - Jingle Bells To That (Friday December 19 2014)
|18. Leeds Utd||22||6||6||10||-7||24|
|Tractor Boys Tame The Boro!
» Ipswich : 21/12/2014 22:56:00
|Millwall 0-1 Bolton Wanderers: Player Ratings
» Bolton : 21/12/2014 22:17:00
|Wolves 1 Brighton 1 (Report)
» Brighton : 21/12/2014 20:42:00
|Rams Held By Canaries
» Derby County : 21/12/2014 20:36:00
» Derby County : 21/12/2014 20:34:00