UK time is: 17:47:01
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Jonah Attracting Interest

Crewe forward Steve Jones is attracting interest from numerous Championship clubs, including Stoke, Burnley, Derby, Watford, Cardiff, QPR and Preston, whilst Scottish side Hibernian are also rumoured to be interested. Jonah is out-of-contract this summer and it is widely expected that the Northern Ireland international will depart Gresty Road.

29-year old Jones has been subject of speculation for some time now, with Stoke rumoured to have offered him a two-year deal on 3k a week. Meanwhile, Preston boss Billy Davies has announced his interest in the striker, 'Jones is a player we admire and like and we have been making a lot of phone calls concerning him.' Meanwhile, QPR have also admitted that they 'spoke to Crewe about the possibility of signing Steve Jones' in the January transfer window, whilst Burnley have also been credited with an interest in the striker. As no fee would be payable for Jones, Cardiff boss Dave Jones reportedly sees Jones as an ideal summer signing to provide more competition for places up front.

Jones has had a disappointing season in front of goal, scoring just 4 goals, though he has played on the left of midfield in recent months. However, his electric pace and clever movement guarantee that Jonah will get chances when played up front. Despite the poor goal return, Jonah's season hasn't been a total disappointment, having bagged 12 assists - the 2nd highest in the Championship.




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

Grand National

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday April 21 2006

Time: 3:15PM

Your Comments

According to Daily Mail, Burnley are 95% certain of getting him,so that means we probably wont!! :-) ''Burnley look to have won the race to sign Crewe's Northern Ireland forward Steve Jones on a free transfer. Stoke and Plymouth have also expressed interest in handing the 29-year-old a Championship reprieve but sources at relegated Crewe revealed he was "95% certain" to join Burnley.''
turfmanphil
Hope you dont mind, done a Clarets version of this rumour and quoted and credited some of your paragraphs: http://www.burnley.vitalfootball.co.uk/article.asp?a=16771
turfmanphil
Are there no 'big' clubs sniffing around?
FEn_100
yeah arent portsmouth interested? they are a big club going places!
vertigo_red
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Crewe sign striker (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Crewe confident for clash (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Crewe chase hat-trick of wins (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Ready to return (Monday October 20 2014)

Striker extends deal (Monday October 20 2014)

Successive wins for Crewe (Saturday October 18 2014)

We felt good - Davis (Saturday October 18 2014)

Stats: Walsall v Crewe Alexandra (Saturday October 18 2014)

Crewe seek further success (Friday October 17 2014)

Defender on the move (Friday October 17 2014)

Archived Crewe Alexandra Articles

List All Vital Crewe Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Bradford 2 - 0 Crewe
Crewe 2 - 5 Rochdale
Crewe 0 - 3 Notts County
Crewe 2 - 1 Port Vale
Crewe 0 - 3 Colchester
Crewe 1 - 2 Barnsley

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Gillingham 13 3 4 6 -6 13
19. Yeovil 13 3 4 6 -9 13
20. Leyton Orient 12 2 6 4 -2 12
21. Walsall 13 2 6 5 -3 12
22. Port Vale 13 3 3 7 -6 12
23. Scunthorpe 13 3 2 8 -11 11
24. Crewe 13 3 1 9 -19 10

Breaking League News

Crewe sign striker
Crewe : 21/10/2014 17:23:00
Mellor Returns To First Team Contention
Oldham : 21/10/2014 17:19:00
Haynes Moves To Crewe On Loan
Notts County : 21/10/2014 17:15:00
Crawley v Walsall - Preview
Walsall : 21/10/2014 15:27:00
Crewe confident for clash
Crewe : 21/10/2014 14:01:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 51%
No 49%