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Kenwyne Jones Interesting Villa?

Kenwyne Jones Interesting Villa?

There have been a few rumours online that Villa are after Stoke City and former Sunderland striker Kenwyne Jones but to be fair, they looked a bit flakey so I didn`t put in one of our transfer links gossip article! I can`t mention every player rumoured on Twitter or Facebook really!

However, Mirror reporter James Nursey has just tweeted a bit of an update.

‏@JamesNursey
Re: #AVFC possible interest in Kenwyne Jones , sort of player (targetman) Lambert likes but told nothing imminent despite medical rumours.

According to Wiki, the 27-year-old Trinidad & Tobago international scored 26 goals in 94 games for Sunderland and just 10 in 55 for Stoke.

I`d rather we went for Peter Crouch!!

Opinions folks?



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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Friday August 10 2012
Time: 11:10AM

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A few years back he would have been worth ago but there is probably better and cheaper abroard,British players are over priced for what you get.
jasevilla
10/08/2012 11:25:00
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"British players are over priced for what you get." "the 27-year-old Trinidad & Tobago international" Nice to see our Empire is back ;-)
thevillaboy
10/08/2012 11:28:00
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I'd have him. I'm sure Hutton would be part of the deal, plus maybe a bit of cash. He looked very good a few years ago at Sunderland, if PL could get the best out of him, who knows?
Stephen Jay Hawkings
10/08/2012 11:31:00
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the kind of player we don't have in squad, so definately worth the gamble at 3 or 4 million plus hutton, i feel we still need a powerful midfielder as well, someone to really take the game by the balls.
fisher1980
10/08/2012 11:40:00
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10 from 55 at Stoke then?.... better than Gabby here then.... in that case if Mutton is part of the deal, I suppose it's worth a punt if thats all we can manage.....
Pride of Lions
10/08/2012 11:44:00
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Whatever we spend on him we could probably spend it better on somebody else...
CDX_EIRE
10/08/2012 11:54:00
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wouldn't argue with a straight swap for hutton
Witty Username
10/08/2012 11:56:00
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If SJH is right and the deal was Hutton plus a bit of cash i'd take it with both hands. Otherwise i'd leave it. Not the sort of striker we need.
Holte End Hero
10/08/2012 11:57:00
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Hum. If the money's right, sure.
Lee282
10/08/2012 12:00:00
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My tenpenceworth: I'm sure KJ is a nice guy, but how hungry and motivated is he? He never seems to be fired up, willing to throw himself at things, use his strength. Stoke signed him for a silly amount and so won't want to write most of that off. For me, he is quite lazy, his scoring record is poor, his skill doesn't impress, there is surely no chance he will join Villa!
thekentvillan
10/08/2012 12:01:00
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