Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

No Swindon Move For Watt

No Swindon Move For Watt

Swindon Town have been reported to have ''missed out'' on signing Swansea City defender Steven Watt after his relunctancy to drop down a division.

There were strong rumours a few weeks back suggesting that the former Chelsea player was going to join the Robins but their chief executive Mark Devlin said: 'He (Watt) is someone Dennis has mentioned to me but it has not gone any further than that at the moment.

'My latest understanding is that the player does not want to come and play in League Two.'


Assistant manager Gus Poyet attended last night's friendly match between the Swans and Weston Super Mare which triggered off rumours again that Watt was joining the League 2 club.

In fact Poyet was apparantly watching Weston Super Mare duo Lee Henry and Rodrigues Tournes.

Meanwhile, former Swan Roberto Martinez has been offered a contract by League Two side Chester City.

Vital Swansea were informed that our club captain didn't want to join a League One club as he didn't want to face the Swans.


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

Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Wednesday July 26 2006
Time: 11:46PM

Comments

0
I am glad Watt isn't moving because he looked like a good defender. I also think that Martinez is a very good person for not wanting to sign for a league 1 side because he did not want to face the swans. I think if he couls he would stay at the swans!! I hope he can sign a good contract with Chester and be happy.
swanzboichris
27/07/2006 08:46:00
0
I did not forsee Swindon snapping him up from us we need all the defenders we can get.
sbrjack
27/07/2006 09:07:00
0
i hope martinez signs 4 chester....... glad watt aint goin aint reli seen that much of him bu wa i have seen he looks a gd player..gd luck 2 martinez
swanz_gal_05
27/07/2006 18:21:00
0
:Dglad watt aint going..nice to see lot more of him in the season ..godd luck to martinez hope everything goes well for him =)
s_c_f_c
27/07/2006 22:16:00
0
Thats absolute fantastic loyalty from Martinez if that bottom statement is true. Hope he does well wherever he ends up
couchpotatoe
28/07/2006 00:18:00
0
all the best luck for martinez where ever he goes :D ! ... glad watt is not going .. didn't see him that much this season .. hope fully we'll see alot more of him next season :D
swanzea_gal
28/07/2006 11:20:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Swansea City Articles

Mawson's Reaction After Penalty Shoot-out Defeat

Alfie Mawson shared his thoughts after England's under-21 European Championship semi-final defeat on penalties to Germany

Full Backs Linked, But Surely Moreno Not a Target!?

Swansea City have been linked with three full backs, but surely one of them - Liverpool's Alberto Moreno isn't a £13m target!?

Nordfeldt Not Satisfied With Lack Of Game Time

Swansea City goalkeeper Kristoffer Nordfeldt has spoken out about the lack of game time he's having at the club

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Archived Vital Swansea City Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Site Journalists

VitalSwansea
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Do you like the new 2017/18 kit?
Suggested By:
Like both home & away kits63%
Like home kit, not the away0%
Like away kit, not the home35%
Dislike both2%
Not sure yet0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.KevinE3
2.Dennis Downing2
The Vital Football Members League