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Sunday's Transfer Talk - 10 Days To Go

10 Days To Go!

The Sunday Express say we are going to go for Manchester City defender Richard Dunne quoting around 6million and will also pay around 4million for Portsmouth centre back Slyvain Distin. Both have been strongly linked throughout the summer, although Dunne did say recently he was happy at Man City.

The Mirror are claiming that Hull are still interested in Luke Young and say that Villa and the Tigers are talking over a swap deal with centre back Michael Turner moving to Villa in exchange.

Now the 'whispers' in the press and amongst 'sources close to the club' (!) say that Young returned from the Peace Cup early because of a fall out and not an injury but whether that happened or not, would a move really be top of his thoughts at the moment following the tragedy that has befallen his family? I would very much doubt it.

The News of the World have returned to the Jermaine Jenas link. Appy Arry has said he isn't for sale unless a top bid comes in for him (he mentioned the same for David Bentley at the same time) and Jenas has said he is happy at Spurs but the link keeps on coming.

There is also a brief snippet in the NotW saying that Villa might 'hijack' Newcastle's proposed 2million bid for Watford defender Mike Williamson. Good grief, my cup runneth over!

Acorns


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Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday August 23 2009

Time: 10:49AM

Your Comments

Nothing new, nothing exciting, just the same old same old! I wish I could travel in time to the end of the transfer window. This is agony!
villa_de
Nothing new, nothing exciting, just the same old same old! I wish I could travel in time to the end of the transfer window. This is agony!
villa_de
Aussies 109-2....
Stourbridge Villan
Aussies 109-2....
Stourbridge Villan
dunne and distin wud b fantastic. turner would b a good BUY bt i wudnt swap him for luke!
azton villain
dunne and distin wud b fantastic. turner would b a good BUY bt i wudnt swap him for luke!
azton villain
Azton villain, do you not remember Dunne and Distin together at Man Citeh? they weren't very good at all. I still think we should be aiming higher. Upson and Haageland.
johnmurphy3112
Azton villain, do you not remember Dunne and Distin together at Man Citeh? they weren't very good at all. I still think we should be aiming higher. Upson and Haageland.
johnmurphy3112
I know Stourbridge Villan, I'm in a much better mood today and mainly because of the cricket, i'm in sunny Halesowen
ant1ant1
I know Stourbridge Villan, I'm in a much better mood today and mainly because of the cricket, i'm in sunny Halesowen
ant1ant1
lads mon is at the west ham spurs game, upson & colins both playing
nemisis
lads mon is at the west ham spurs game, upson & colins both playing
nemisis
***** Collins. Upson all the way or we're shagged. 10M max though
Raunds Villain
***** Collins. Upson all the way or we're shagged. 10M max though
Raunds Villain
220-4
Saurat
220-4
Saurat
North gone, now i'd be happy with Collins, ok probably not.....
ant1ant1
North gone, now i'd be happy with Collins, ok probably not.....
ant1ant1
Dunne and Distin were a poor partnership at Man City, not fit to lace Laursen or Melberg's boots, aim higher MON.
Buzz1969
Dunne and Distin were a poor partnership at Man City, not fit to lace Laursen or Melberg's boots, aim higher MON.
Buzz1969
And if we can't get Upson, or can't get him for 10M max, what then?
BobTheBuilder
And if we can't get Upson, or can't get him for 10M max, what then?
BobTheBuilder
We won :-)
Stourbridge Villan
We won :-)
Stourbridge Villan
 

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