Date:Thursday January 5 2006
Earlier today, Wolves Boss Glenn Hoddle spoke to reporters and answered questions on recent transfer speculation. An old master at saying little whilst appearing to say much, Hoddle was clear on one thing. Izale Mcleod is far from the top of his list of transfer targets. One targets firmly at the front of his mind though is Tomasz Frankowski.
'(Frankowski is) one of a number of people we have been keeping tabs on. Four are from abroad and another three or four are from Britain. We've been looking at them over the last six or seven weeks but there's nothing to report. There's no news on anybody at the moment.' he told the clubs official site
When asked about MK Dons striker Mcleod he said that he had 'drawn a line under the bid'.
One surprise was Hoddle's reaction to news he was monitoring young Scot wing back Mark Wilson. Wilson has been linked with the club following remarks by Dundee United Chairman Eddie Thompson in the scottish press. Hoddle said:
'When we played a pre-season tournament in Dundee I asked to be kept informed about Wilson.'I'm surprised this has come out now because Gordon (Chisholm, United manager) called me four or five weeks ago about the lad. I said I would call him back if I wanted to act on it but I think maybe they are using it as a bargaining tool.'
Someone using Wolves to start a dutch auction? The shock will be the transfer window where that doesn’t happen. Not the umpteenth one when it does.
Register on this site via the drop down menu and leave feedback to this story below or to join in the debates on the forum.
Go on, get vitalled!
Clarke option a bonus (Friday July 25 2014)
O'Hara needs right opportunity at the right club (Thursday July 24 2014)
Chelsea striker becomes target (Wednesday July 23 2014)
Wolves narrow search to two strikers (Tuesday July 22 2014)
I'm coming into my prime says Stearman (Monday July 21 2014)
I'm not a celebrity, get me out of here! (Friday July 18 2014)
Jackett denies Johnson talks (Friday July 18 2014)
Wolves keeping tabs on Poland international (Thursday July 17 2014)
Clarke resurrecting Wolves career (Thursday July 17 2014)
Dicko loves the pressure (Wednesday July 16 2014)
|21. Sheff Wed||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|RUFC - Parkgate or Tamworth?
» Rotherham : 25/07/2014 17:58:00
|Whittaker Explains Rangers Decision
» Norwich : 25/07/2014 17:01:00
|Opinion: 5 Players Clark Should Sign
» Birmingham : 25/07/2014 12:14:00
|Kidderminster v Birmingham City
» Birmingham : 25/07/2014 11:54:00
|Sevilla Join Fer Chase
» Norwich : 25/07/2014 11:29:00