Date:Friday June 19 2009
Newly promoted Premiership side Burnley have made an official bid for striker Jason Scotland.
His agent Mike Berry has revealed that the Clarets have made a 7-figure offer for the 30 year-old, while Wigan boss Roberto Martinez has also shown an interest in Swansea City's top goalscorer.
Owen Coyle is keen to add Scotland to his side for next season in the Premier League, having watched him score both goals in Swansea's 2-0 win last season at Burnley.
He has been a proven goalscorer throughout his career, averaging around a goal a game at every club he's played for.
Scotland played a big part in his first season at the club when we won the League One title, scoring 29 goals to help us win promotion.
Some fans have been critical of the Trinidad and Tobago international for his rather lazy and idle style of playing, while others are grateful for his consistent goalscoring contribution.
His agent Mike Berry said Burnley and Wigan could compete in a bidding war to sign him:
'Jason would like Swansea to seriously consider the bid because he has aspirations to play in the Premier League,'
'He has sweated blood for Swansea in the last few years and hopefully the fans have enjoyed his performances.
'But Jason has turned 30, he wants to play at the highest level and play in the Premier League and this is an opportunity for him to play at the top - and I think everyone at Swansea would agree he has earned the right to do so.
'Negotiations are still on-going, but it is a substantial bid. I believe the bid from Burnley is in excess of £1m.
'But Wigan are very interested so it will be interesting.
'Jason, though, is a Swansea City player with one year left on his contract so any deal - whichever club he goes to - has got to be right for Swansea.'
Date:Friday June 19 2009
Training Bust-Up? - 'Fans Shouldn't be Concerned' (Tuesday April 15 2014)
Terry Admits He Told Ref Chico Deserved Red (Sunday April 13 2014)
Rate The Players: Swansea City 0-1 Chelsea (Sunday April 13 2014)
Stats: Swansea City v Chelsea (Sunday April 13 2014)
Vorm: Monk 'Best Choice' For Swansea City Manager (Saturday April 12 2014)
Monk: Good Reaction In Training After Hull Defeat (Friday April 11 2014)
Match Analysis - Hull City 1-0 Swansea City (Friday April 11 2014)
Williams' Agent Insists His Focus Is On Swansea (Thursday April 10 2014)
Bruce: Not Much Between Hull & Swansea City (Saturday April 5 2014)
Monk Criticises Rangel, But Team Were Poor (Saturday April 5 2014)
|12. Crystal Palace||33||11||4||18||-15||37|
|13. Hull City||33||10||6||17||-6||36|
|14. Aston Villa||33||9||7||17||-14||34|
|It`s Good to Talk
» Fulham : 16/04/2014 07:43:00
|Everton V Crystal Palace
» Everton : 16/04/2014 07:40:00
|And Another Bites the Dust
» Man Utd : 16/04/2014 07:34:00
|Sam Bemoans Defensive Mistakes
» West Ham : 16/04/2014 07:31:00
|Costa Is The Man!
» Chelsea : 16/04/2014 07:30:00
|Ref Watch: Webb to officiate Cardiff v Stoke
» Stoke : 15/04/2014 22:04:00
|Begovic wins Chelsea man of the match poll
» Stoke : 15/04/2014 21:44:00