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Curtis Davies - Contract Latest

Curtis Davies' agent recently claimed that the player is disappointed that the club have failed to offer him a new deal.

Its reported that Davies earns a mere 25,000 a week (loose change to me and you) compared to other first team regulars including new signing Richard Dunne, who it is believed is on double that.

Some papers have reported that he is willing to quit the club in January, but it has been claimed that he not due talks until he has played 60 games for the club (he is currently 2 away on 58).

His agent Phil Sproson had said 'It is slightly disappointing given the circumstances of Curtis` injury and the fact he played on when the club were low on numbers

'We hoped it could be sorted sooner rather than having to wait for Curtis to play his allocation of games.

"But it`s the club`s prerogative and we respect Martin`s decision.'

He added - "We`ll have to look at the situation in January when Curtis is available and plays two more games."

Since then Mr O'Neill has spoken out over the saga (is it a saga? At what does an issue become a saga? I am making this a saga, why? Because I can!) "I do not deny that there is a stipulation in his contract. He is due a re-negotiation after he plays 60 games," said O`Neill. "I did not know that until the agent reminded me. That was not the reason I did not play him against Fulham, I would have thought the contract issue was private information, but if the agent and the player chose to reveal the details, that is up to them."

The defence is almost unrecognisable with new boys Habib Beye, Stephen Warnock, James Collins and Richard Dunne. Perhaps we have now seen the last of Curtis?

Hope it gets sorted, I think he is a good player, though Collins and Dunne have looked impressive so far this season.






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The Journalist

Writer: Dan Jones  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday October 8 2009

Time: 8:22AM

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How long before the Davies to Spurs rumours start, perhaps a swap with JJ or Bentley??? ;-)
oxfordspur
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08/10/2009 10:31:00

How long before the Davies to Spurs rumours start, perhaps a swap with JJ or Bentley??? ;-)
oxfordspur
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08/10/2009 10:31:00

Poor lamb, only 25K a week, I wouldn't get out of bed for that.
jonah
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08/10/2009 11:05:00

Poor lamb, only 25K a week, I wouldn't get out of bed for that.
jonah
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08/10/2009 11:05:00

true oxfordspur, surprised someone hasn't started it already... shall we?!?!?!
The Fear
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08/10/2009 11:20:00

true oxfordspur, surprised someone hasn't started it already... shall we?!?!?!
The Fear
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08/10/2009 11:20:00

I think you just have ... :o)
BobTheBuilder
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08/10/2009 11:31:00

I think you just have ... :o)
BobTheBuilder
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08/10/2009 11:31:00

Seriously Bob, you've heard that Davies might be swapped for Jenas or Bentley? Blimey... might have to do an article...! lol
The Fear
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08/10/2009 11:34:00

Seriously Bob, you've heard that Davies might be swapped for Jenas or Bentley? Blimey... might have to do an article...! lol
The Fear
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08/10/2009 11:34:00

Is it true then? My mate, who's dads uncles cousin, is Davis' sisters mates girlfriends hairdresser, said Davis was in London a few weeks ago!!! Haha I do hope its sorted and he stays though, I think he's got a lot to learn, but could be as influential to Villa as Terry is the Chelsea
Trevis1874
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08/10/2009 11:58:00

Is it true then? My mate, who's dads uncles cousin, is Davis' sisters mates girlfriends hairdresser, said Davis was in London a few weeks ago!!! Haha I do hope its sorted and he stays though, I think he's got a lot to learn, but could be as influential to Villa as Terry is the Chelsea
Trevis1874
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08/10/2009 11:58:00

So we give a brand new double your money contract to a player who's injured that may never may full recovery and has hardly proved his worth to the sqiad??? What *****ing planet is this pub player on?
son_of_cher
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08/10/2009 13:24:00

So we give a brand new double your money contract to a player who's injured that may never may full recovery and has hardly proved his worth to the sqiad??? What *****ing planet is this pub player on?
son_of_cher
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08/10/2009 13:24:00

Quite, SoC. I really hope CD makes a full recovery and graces our team for years to come, but MON is spot on with this one. Anyone remember a young forward called Luke Moore who was absolutely on fire before he did his shoulder in ...
BobTheBuilder
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08/10/2009 18:45:00

Quite, SoC. I really hope CD makes a full recovery and graces our team for years to come, but MON is spot on with this one. Anyone remember a young forward called Luke Moore who was absolutely on fire before he did his shoulder in ...
BobTheBuilder
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08/10/2009 18:45:00

gulp... good point Mr Builder, not easy coming back from these things, I've had plenty of ops and know each time I was slightly 'less' after each one... and I'm not a top athlete. Come to think of it, I'm not a bottom athlete either :o(
the fear
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08/10/2009 19:23:00

gulp... good point Mr Builder, not easy coming back from these things, I've had plenty of ops and know each time I was slightly 'less' after each one... and I'm not a top athlete. Come to think of it, I'm not a bottom athlete either :o(
the fear
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08/10/2009 19:23:00

Agents!! Shoot the lot of them.
chocolate teapot
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08/10/2009 20:48:00

Agents!! Shoot the lot of them.
chocolate teapot
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08/10/2009 20:48:00

A shoulder dislocation and op is not career threatening and it certainly shouldn't affect you quality. Luke Moore just wasn't up to the grade. Curtis?? who knows...just shouldn't have sold Cahill
Steve64k
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09/10/2009 07:24:00

A shoulder dislocation and op is not career threatening and it certainly shouldn't affect you quality. Luke Moore just wasn't up to the grade. Curtis?? who knows...just shouldn't have sold Cahill
Steve64k
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09/10/2009 07:24:00

Curtis is truly not that great at this point in his career - even if he recovers fully he will have abit of a challenge to displace the new boys.
Pablo1978
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09/10/2009 13:36:00

Curtis is truly not that great at this point in his career - even if he recovers fully he will have abit of a challenge to displace the new boys.
Pablo1978
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09/10/2009 13:36:00

 

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