Swansea City - Martinez Wants Dyer For Keeps
UK time is: 00:34:12
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Martinez Wants Dyer For Keeps

Roberto Martinez has expressed his desire to make Nathan Dyer's loan spell a permanent signing at the Liberty.

Dyer, 21, has impressed in his two starts in a Swansea shirt, scoring the opening goal at Portsmouth in a famous FA Cup win on Saturday.

Martinez insists there is no rush to sign Dyer in this window, but does admit that should the Southampton man keep up his early form there will be bigger clubs in for him.

Martinez told the Evening Post:

'We would like to keep Nathan permanently,' Martinez admitted.

'But it's not down to us. Any deal depends on the parent club and the player's wishes.'

'We spoke to Southampton when Nathan joined us on loan about a permanent deal, but we'll have to wait and see. At the moment he is definitely with us until the end of the season so there is no pressure to do anything in this window.'

'In football, as in life, there are always bigger fish. You cannot worry about someone else coming in because if you do you won't do anything.'

'My biggest concern at the moment is making sure Nathan enjoys his football. He has had a frustrating time in certain squads, but he can see he can realise his Premier League potential with Swansea City.'

'That is important because the player's opinion is crucial.'


Another Swans winger, Shaun Macdonald, has joined League One Yeovil on a one month loan deal.




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Andy Morgan  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday January 27 2009

Time: 3:42PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
well we must sign him now or lose out when the big fish tap Southampton up for him
cyjax
Report Abuse
28/01/2009 00:41:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Swansea City Articles

Archived Swansea City Articles

List All Vital Swansea City Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Phil W 15
2. GThomas 13
3. KevinE 10
4. eye_nose_hat 7
5. gerryfitz 2
6. Bucky10 2
7. John Jubal Murphy 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Sunderland 1 - 1 Swansea
Swansea 2 - 0 Newcastle
Chelsea 2 - 2 Swansea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Arsenal 4 2 1 1 0 7
6. Liverpool 4 2 1 1 -1 7
7. West Ham 4 2 0 2 3 6
8. Swansea 3 1 2 0 2 5
9. Everton 4 1 2 1 1 5
10. Norwich 3 1 1 1 0 4
11. AFC Bournemouth 4 1 1 2 -1 4

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Baggies Edge 9-Man Potters
Stoke : 29/08/2015 20:58:01
Pulis On Stoke Win
WBA : 29/08/2015 20:58:01
Albion Complete Evans Signing
WBA : 29/08/2015 20:49:01
Stoke : 29/08/2015 20:49:01
McClaren Considering Mitrovic Appeal
Newcastle : 29/08/2015 20:36:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What will the result be vs Manchester United?
Suggested By:  
Swansea City win 58%
Draw 42%
Manchester United win 0%