UK time is: 09:37:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Wigan to Spurs for Heskey?

Wigan Athletic forward and England international Emile Heskey is rumoured to be attracting the attention of Tottenham Hotspur

With Spurs selling Robbie Keane to Liverpool earlier in the summer and the proposed move of Dimitar Berbatov to Manchester United Spurs need to bring in a quality striker.

It seems unlikely that Zenit St Petersburg are willing to drop to Spurs valuation on Andrei Arshavin so Ramos is now reportedly looking elsewhere and a rumour buzzing around the stands yesterday at the JJB was that Spurs are about to bid for Heskey.

Now this is pure speculation and there have been no reports in any of the papers or other media outlets but a quick check with a London based mate who is a Spurs fan confirmed that the rumour is running through White Hart Lane also

We are very short of quality on the striker front with just Heskey and Zaki our realistic front pairing, so if Heskey was sold we`d be in trouble with only injury prone Sibierski and sulky Camara to choose from.

Wait a minute; John Benson is as we speak tying up a deal to bring in South Koreas goal scoring sensation Chu-young Park, now then, am I putting two and two together and coming up with five?

I still think Heskey to Spurs is pure speculation, they don`t want him, we don`t want to sell him but with just one week left in the transfer window don`t be too surprised whatever happens

Vital Latics

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







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: worbo Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday August 25 2008

Time: 10:29AM

Your Comments

I think this is just wishful thinking on behalf of a few Spurs fans
worbo
i dont think they would want him tbh... donest score regularly like keane or berbatov.... and we need as many strikers as we can get considering our current stock... hope the park chu young deal comes off
d_manga_fanatic
heskey? u must be having a laugh....arshavin looks almost complete, and falcao from river plate will join him
lillywhites101
wishful thinking? You must be joking. No spurs fan wants heskey. Slow, poor distribution, ***** finisher. Utter media drivel
tempting_fate
Well tempting_fate you cant have him and lillywhites didnt falcao have a hit in the 1980's with amadeus? Agree this rumour is total bo!!ox but its come from somewhere
worbo
he aint going anywhere
baskerville
were looking for similar level replacements for keane and berba....so you wont be seeing heskey at the lane anytime soon! you can sleep east 2nite worbo
lillywhites101
Cheers....though I think Berbatov could do with a bit of Heskeys dedication to the cause
worbo
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Latics Hero Ben Watson Back In Action (Thursday November 27 2014)

Wigan Athletic - The FAB Club (Wednesday November 26 2014)

Football Aid 2015 - Play at the DW Stadium! (Wednesday November 26 2014)

Can We Now Get Back To Normal? (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Door Open For Grant Holt Return? (Tuesday November 25 2014)

What The Bosses Said - Latics 1 Boro 1 (Monday November 24 2014)

Archived Wigan Athletic Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Whittleblue 215
2. worbo 150
3. scotdave 137
4. hindleymonwafc 134
5. russialatic 128
6. Pauvre Jean 119
7. Jonny_SuffolkLatic 116
8. albert jckson 97
9. Oscarbon 96
10. loudmouthblue 91

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Wigan 1 - 1 Middlesbrough
Bolton 3 - 1 Wigan
Brighton 1 - 0 Wigan
Wigan 3 - 3 Fulham
Derby County 1 - 2 Wigan
Wigan 0 - 0 Millwall

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Millwall 18 4 7 7 -5 19
19. Birmingham 18 4 7 7 -14 19
20. Brighton 18 3 9 6 -3 18
21. Rotherham 18 4 6 8 -10 18
22. Wigan 18 3 8 7 -4 17
23. Bolton 17 5 2 10 -7 17
24. Blackpool 17 1 4 12 -18 7

Breaking League News

RUFC - Morgan 'We Are Down There For A Reason'
Rotherham : 28/11/2014 09:35:00
RUFC - Evans Goes With Youth
Rotherham : 28/11/2014 09:32:00
AFCB host Millwall
Bournemouth : 28/11/2014 09:09:00
Howe: We've had some tussles with Millwall
Bournemouth : 28/11/2014 09:08:00
Cook: First goal is usually vital
Bournemouth : 28/11/2014 08:58:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the Match v Boro
Suggested By:  Colin Crompton
Scott Carson 3%
Emmerson Boyce 0%
Ivan Ramis 3%
Leon Barnett 0%
Andrew Taylor 0%
Chris McCann 39%
Adam Forshaw 10%
Roger Espinoza 3%
Shaun Maloney 42%
Callum McManaman 0%
Marc-Antoine Fortune 0%