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Latics Should Accept Spurs Offer

Latics Should Accept Spurs Offer

We asked you what we should do about Pascal Chimbonda after he put in a transfer request. Here are the results….

71% said that we should accept the current offer from Tottenham Hotspur manager Martin Jol, while 18% said that we should wait until after the World Cup in case his valuation goes up.

Only 4% favoured making him see out his contract by playing him in the reserves as was suggested by Dave Whelan.

3% wanted to hang on until we got the £6 million price tag put on him by Paul Jewell, while 2% wanted to hold out for an £8 million fee and 2% wanted to take the highest offer made.

The results may be surprising to many Latics fans. It should be noted however that, according to our sophisticated Vital Football click sensors, many of the votes cast for accepting the Spurs offer were made by people wearing clothes covered in pearl buttons, speaking in a peculiar accent and munching a jellied eel, so maybe there was an ulterior motive in their votes.

Thank you for all your votes, even the ones by Spurs fans. Look out for the new poll starting soon. If you would like to suggest a poll then go to the ‘HAVE YOUR SAY’ panel on the right-hand side of the page.


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

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Date:Tuesday May 23 2006
Time: 1:35PM

Comments

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I dont think you'll get more than the 5 million spurs have reportedly offered
Trig the yid
23/05/2006 14:17:00
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they might get 6, but nothing more then that
green giant 12
23/05/2006 14:26:00
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Even £5 million is a bit strong for a player who has only had 1 season in the prem...
Englands no1
23/05/2006 14:28:00
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But £5 million is too low for a player who made the PFA team of the season and has been picked for France.
LeythLatic
23/05/2006 16:48:00
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£5 Million is a great return on a £500,000 player.
BigYid
24/05/2006 15:14:00
0
Yes, but how many frogs turn into princes?
JR
24/05/2006 15:30:00
0
Would you pay £5 million for him?
ihatescum
27/05/2006 15:00:00
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