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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.




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Writer: KevinE Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday July 26 2006

Time: 11:46PM

Your Comments

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
I did not forsee Swindon snapping him up from us we need all the defenders we can get.
sbrjack
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
: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
Thats absolute fantastic loyalty from Martinez if that bottom statement is true. Hope he does well wherever he ends up
couchpotatoe
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
 

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