UK time is: 09:14:04
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Ram Raid

If reports are to be believed, Mick McCarthy is weighing up a move for Derby midfielder David Jones.

Jones struggled to hold down a place in Derby's starting line up last season and Paul Jewell may be tempted to let him go for the right price.

Which is where the fun may start.

Although Derby picked Jones up from Manchester United for 1m, it's widely accepted that this was a steal.

After impressive runs in the United Youth set up and in their reserves, he never quite managed to break through into the first team, kept out by the likes of Paul Scholes and Roy Keane, which in itself, is nothing to be ashamed of, and would apply to a vast majority, if not all of the central mids in the Championship today.

Last time he played at Championship level, he looked more than capable.

Naturally left footed, he plays with great awareness and has an impressive passing range. He's strong on the ball, and rarely loses posession, the one chink in his armour being a question mark over his pace.

With that kind of pedigree, it's hard to imagine County accepting anything below the 1.5-2m bracket when the bidding starts, which may well be fierce, but also worthwhile.

If he can be aquired for the right price, this young ram would have no problem turning into a wolf.








Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Stuart Smith Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday May 19 2008

Time: 11:08AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Think he would be a cracking signing, can score alot of goals from midfield at this level!
StevieG Col U
Report Abuse
19/05/2008 13:00:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Wolves Articles

Sako close to agreeing Villa deal (Tuesday April 21 2015)

Stats: Wolves v Ipswich (Monday April 20 2015)

Wolves foiled by the tractor boys (Saturday April 18 2015)

Now or never for Wolves (Friday April 17 2015)

Sako considering WBA and Villa offers (Thursday April 16 2015)

Wolves must fight on (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Stats: Middlesbrough v Wolves (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Archived Wolves Articles

List All Vital Wolves Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Derby County 44 21 13 10 32 76
6. Ipswich 44 21 12 11 18 75
7. Brentford 44 21 9 14 14 72
8. Wolves 44 20 12 12 11 72
9. Blackburn 43 15 15 13 4 60
10. Charlton 44 14 18 12 -2 60
11. Forest 44 15 14 15 4 59

Breaking League News

Sako close to agreeing Villa deal
Wolves : 21/04/2015 09:00:01
Championship Round Up - We've Still Got A Chance
Wigan : 21/04/2015 08:27:01
Redknapp: Howe has blown me out the water
Bournemouth : 21/04/2015 08:23:00
Howe: Potentially the biggest game in our history
Bournemouth : 21/04/2015 08:00:00
Howe: We felt for Smith
Bournemouth : 21/04/2015 07:45:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can Wolves pull off back-to-back promotions?
Suggested By:  
Yes 42%
No 58%