UK time is: 08:19:15
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Wigan to cash in on Heskey?

Emile Heskey's contract is up in the summer and he would be allowed to leave on a free transfer.

Talks regarding a new contract have so far failed to reach an agreement and both sides appear to have accepted that an agreement will not be forthcoming.

Heskey is beleived to have several suitors including Villa,Liverpool, Spurs and Man City.

With Steve Bruce having been told he needs to sell before he can buy to strengthen his painfully small squad, selling Heskey for three to four million would seem a good bit of business providing Bruce has a replacement ready and waiting.




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: Baskerville Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday December 2 2008

Time: 8:25AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
I think we should cash in on Heskey as he is obviously looking for a move. I don't blame him as it will probably behis last chance to get a decent contract, but I don't like the idea that he can run his contract down and then look for a large siging fee as well as good wages. The more important question is why does Bruce have to seel before he can buy. Look at the ins and outs last summer, 5 in and 10 out. The saving on the wage bill alone should be 3 to 4 million so why do we need to seel from a squad that is small anyway. Once again the question is where did all the money go?
Oscarbon
Report Abuse
02/12/2008 11:01:00

The club is funded personally by Mr Whelan. How much he chooses to spened or not spend is down to him. At the last count our debt was said to be 54 million pounds
baskerville
Report Abuse
02/12/2008 14:48:00

We will help fund your club, by taking Heskey, and maybe Valencia off your hands : ). I do have a soft spot for Wigan though. Your score is the score I look up next right after Villa. Cheers!
los_angeles_villan
Report Abuse
04/12/2008 05:04:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Archived Wigan Athletic Articles

List All Vital Latics Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Whittleblue 181
2. Moonay 161
3. Marksparko 145
4. worbo 132
5. BrickLatic 102
6. Oscarbon 92
7. russialatic 91
8. Danny_de_Zeeuw16 91
9. hindleymonwafc 89
10. ladylatic 70

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Reading 42 12 11 19 -20 47
19. Brighton 43 10 16 17 -7 46
20. Fulham 43 12 10 21 -21 46
21. Rotherham 43 10 14 19 -22 44
22. Millwall 42 9 12 21 -30 39
23. Wigan 43 8 12 23 -22 36
24. Blackpool 43 4 13 26 -53 25

Breaking League News

LUFC Latest episode of the soap opera Leeds United
Leeds Utd : 18/04/2015 08:16:00
Latics v Brighton - Big Game Preview
Wigan : 18/04/2015 08:05:01
LUFC Six players pull out of Leeds squad
Leeds Utd : 18/04/2015 08:04:00
LUFC On This Day - April 18th
Leeds Utd : 18/04/2015 07:35:01
Karanka so proud
Middlesbrough : 17/04/2015 22:51:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

First Home Win In 7 Months?
Suggested By:  Norman
Yep - Latics Win 50%
Nope - A Draw 50%
Nope - Brighton Win 0%