UK time is: 20:10:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Crewe Table Vokes Bid?

Crewe may have made an offer for Bournemouth's young striker Sam Vokes. Reports coming from Bournemouth suggest that a bid of 175,000 has been made but the club is as of yet unnamed.

Vital Crewe earlier this week broke the news to you that Vokes was one of Holland's main targets following the rejection of Stuart Fleetwood.

Yesterday Bournemouth boss Kevin Bond rebuffed the speculation, but it looks as if he spoke too soon as the Bournemouth board are now considering a substantial bid for their Welsh striker whilst the club stares administration in the face.

Steve Holland also confirmed yesterday that the club had tabled a new bid for another striker but hadn't heard back from the club in question.

He told superalex.co.uk: 'We were expecting to hear from his club yesterday, but the team involved were playing, so that might be delayed,' said Holland. We're optimistic, although it has been a frustrating 24 hours. Hopefully, we'll get some luck and have a chance to speak to the player.'

There is, however, a catch. There is also reported interest from Bristol City (obviously) and Doncaster Rovers - should those two enter the frame then Crewe's chances of capturing Vokes are slim.

With the transfer window closing on Thursday night, the club will be hoping for swift answers on any bids they have made this week after a very frustrating January in the transfer market.




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: Dink Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday January 30 2008

Time: 4:49PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Mr Adebola is going to Bristol City (probably a delayed reaction from 15 years ago). Should rule them out... right?
Dink.
Report Abuse
30/01/2008 17:29:00

they said they have NOT made a bid. So depends who else puts their hat in the ring.
mowen23
Report Abuse
30/01/2008 17:37:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

No repeat this time (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Defender finds new club (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Striker joins Rovers (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Trialist not for keeps (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Crewe to assess new keeper (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Defender leaves Crewe (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Davis to step up search (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Striker blow for Alex (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Defender signs new deal (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Striker extends deal (Monday January 26 2015)

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)

1. sankeyred 5
2. zakazano 1
3. creweman58 1
4. crewejon 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Port Vale 0 - 1 Crewe
Notts County 2 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 3 - 1 Gillingham
Crewe 1 - 1 Preston
Oldham 1 - 2 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 0 Bristol City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Scunthorpe 24 8 6 10 -7 30
18. Coventry 27 7 9 11 -10 30
19. Barnsley 25 8 5 12 -4 29
20. Crewe 26 8 5 13 -19 29
21. Colchester 26 7 6 13 -11 27
22. Leyton Orient 26 6 8 12 -5 26
23. Yeovil 26 6 6 14 -18 24

Breaking League News

Oldham Now Rescheduled
Rochdale : 28/01/2015 19:42:00
Hill - No Shame In Stoke Loss
Rochdale : 28/01/2015 19:38:00
Big Decision & Fatigue Cost Us - Saunders
Crawley : 28/01/2015 19:28:00
Sheffield Utd v Tottenham Hotspur - Team Line-Ups
Sheff Utd : 28/01/2015 19:19:00
DRFC Rovers complete signing of Watford striker
Doncaster : 28/01/2015 18:29:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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