UK time is: 00:37:17
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Sousa Looking Forward To Bodde Return

After the club rejected an official written bid from Wigan Athletic for Ferrie Bodde, manager Paulo Sousa says he is looking forward to seeing the midfielder return to action.

The 27 year-old has been out of action since November 2008 after suffering a knee injury in a game against Birmingham City. Despite being sidelined for 9 months, both Bolton and Wigan have had bids for Ferrie rejected from our chairman Huw Jenkins.

Sousa insists Bodde is happy and settled at Swansea City, he told Wales Online:

"He`s a player who belongs to us and we want him back playing for us as soon as possible to help us.

"I have said from the start that he has a contract with us and we are looking after him because he can help us and he can improve us.

"And I have seen he is happy here. He is settled here, his family is settled and he wants to stay."

"We do not only think about the club but we also think about the player.

"And the best deal for the player is for him to remain with us.

"He is a Premier League player and he will go there - and I hope it will be with us."


Bodde could return to action with 2-3 weeks, along with fellow midfielder Joe Allen.




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: KevinE Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday August 19 2009

Time: 12:00PM

Your Comments

We're all looking forward to seeing Bodde back, I wonder what kind of reception he'll get from the fans. If he didn't show a desire to leave he'd get a standing ovation I'm sure. can't wait to see pratley and allen back
GThomas
Itsgoing to be like getting two new signings when Bodde and Pratley come back they will make a huge difference
taylor2078
 

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Swan_Lady2 82
2. keith margam 81
3. eye_nose_hat 15
4. shearers boots 5
5. KevinE 5
6. bohana34 5
7. forest fan 4
8. deaframbo 3
9. Phil W 3
10. yugo23 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man Utd 1 - 2 Swansea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
2. Man City 1 1 0 0 2 3
3. Arsenal 1 1 0 0 1 3
4. Liverpool 1 1 0 0 1 3
5. Swansea 1 1 0 0 1 3
6. Aston Villa 1 1 0 0 1 3
7. Hull City 1 1 0 0 1 3
8. Spurs 1 1 0 0 1 3

Breaking League News

Swansea City To Sign Striker For 1.75m?
Swansea : 22/08/2014 22:12:00
Odemwingie and Cameron set to return against Hull
Stoke : 22/08/2014 21:18:00
Scout Report: Everton
Arsenal : 22/08/2014 20:43:00
N'Diaye Joins Betis On Permanent Deal.
Sunderland : 22/08/2014 20:31:00
Borini Saga Continues Even Longer.
Sunderland : 22/08/2014 20:18:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Vote for your Man of the Match vs Man United
Suggested By:  
Fabianski 8%
Rangel 5%
Williams 27%
Amat 0%
Taylor 0%
Shelvey 1%
Ki 18%
Sigurdsson 37%
Routledge 0%
Dyer 0%
Bony 1%
Montero 1%
Tiendalli 1%
Gomis 1%