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Wigan In For Emile Heskey?

Wigan In For Emile Heskey?

Reports in various papers today are linking Wigan Athletic with Birmingham City and former England striker Emile Heskey.

A report in the Sun suggests we will bid £3million for the big centre forward after missing out on Andrew Johnson despite a £8.5million bid.

The report also says that we might consider selling Jason Roberts.

Emile Heskey scored just four goals for the Blues last year which must have helped contribute to their relegation. Do we really need a 'striker' who can't even make it into double figures?

Blackburn have also been linked to a £3.5million bid. I hope they are successful!


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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Tuesday May 30 2006
Time: 10:30AM

Comments

0
i think u can do better then him, he's proberly gona stay with them anyway
green giant 12
30/05/2006 10:39:00
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It would be crazy for you to think of siging Heskey and getting rid of Roberts.
alphieblues
30/05/2006 11:08:00
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Heskey is terrible. I cant imagine any premiership club wanting him
groseyboy
31/05/2006 17:18:00
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he isnt that bad, just past his best
green giant 12
31/05/2006 21:18:00
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" hes ******* useless now- well gone keep clear"
millers4eva
01/06/2006 00:28:00
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I think Heskey is a good striker, he has just lost his way at Birmingham, There was a time at Brum when he was so hot on form they were talked of putting him back in the England squad, ten he got injured, and came back the next seaon to a team that were going to get relagated. With the right coach Heskey can be a great stiker again!
Linvoy#1
02/06/2006 09:56:00
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I 4-1 hope you are correct. So long as he doesn't come to Pompey, i'll be happy,lol.
FEn_100
06/06/2006 23:50:00
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Heskey wunt do what Roberts does for you and score goals.He was a same as him when he was on form.I think he end up back in the preinership.
matty17x
17/06/2006 21:23:00
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£5M? Birmingham are really over-reacting for a premiership 4-goal striker!
richy23
18/06/2006 11:20:00
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