Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Duffy Told He Can Leave

Duffy Told He Can Leave

According to an inside source at Hull City, Darryl Duffy is ''likely to be told he's not wanted at the club.''

Today, the Western Mail reports that the Championship club will also want between £100,000-£150,000 for the striker.

The League One Player of the Month has expressed his interest in making his loan move at Swansea permanent and it looks ever more likely he'll be joining.

It could well be a decision Hull may regret in the future, as he quickly made an impact at the Liberty Stadium after scoring 5 goals in as many games.

Hull fans also agree as they think they'll be making a big mistake if they sell the striker.

The club source said: "Darryl met with Hull boss Phil Brown this week and it looks likely he`ll be told he`s not wanted at the club," said a source close to Hull.

"But Hull will want at least £100,000 to £150,000 to try to claw back some of the money they paid Falkirk for him.

"He`s been a success at Swansea, but Danny Wilson is also a big fan and with promotion could have the money to come in with an offer.

"Darryl`s quite a home-town boy and probably wouldn`t want to move too far away from Glasgow."


Newly promoted Hartlepool are also interested in signing Duffy, but it has to be said Swansea are still strong favourites.

Views from Vital Hull

I think it has been pretty clear for a while that he doesn't want to stay at the club if he isn't a first-team regular, and I can't see that happening. I don't think we will recoup all of our money that we paid for him but I think we can sell him for around 100k.
mdjw_41


Bearing in mind the type of money Swansea have paid for other players and the goals Duffy has scored, I think we could get £200k for him especially as other clubs will be interested.
tigerken

mark my words, I am adding this thread as a favourite as we speak as in 5 years time (probably less!) he will be in the premiership and we will be where we are now!!
dazednconfused

Duffy is enjoying it at Swansea because they play his type of football, and he is very much an into box player. Alongside him is Trundle and we all know what a class act he can be. Amazing he (Trundle) has not gone to higher things.
The Hull City long ball does not suit Duffy. My advice to him is to grab the chance to join Swansea as he is wasting his time at the KC unless we can recruit better quality players. Swansea are heading for the Championship sooner rather than later anyway.

FlyingTiger

Click here to visit Vital Hull.

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Wednesday May 9 2007
Time: 11:02AM

Comments

0
you would have a great striker if you get him .. I stand by what I said , in a few years that guy will be in the prem and Hull will still be stuck trudging in the CCC !!!
dazednconfuzed
09/05/2007 11:14:00
0
I think a deal will be done in a few weeks time and he will come back to south wales.
sbrjack
09/05/2007 11:38:00
0
This will certainly be a signing that will please the fans.
willow
09/05/2007 13:21:00
0
interesting views from hull. hope the source is correct, hartlepool may as well rule themselves out, they'll never sign him ahead of us.
GThomas
09/05/2007 13:28:00
0
i think if we get him for £100,000 that's a bargain, just like painter was.
KevinE
09/05/2007 14:28:00
0
The only advantage Hartlepool have over us is that they are nearer the Scottish border. So if he is just looking at being nearer to his home roots, then we will miss out. Hartlepool will be in Division 1 next season so he will be in the same division as us. Danny Wilson has released 10 players today, so Darryl Duffy will become his first choice attacker.
willow
09/05/2007 19:32:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Swansea City Articles

Who Will Swansea City Face In 2016/17 (3/5/16)

With less than a handful of games remaining in the 2015/16 campaign, some promotions and relegations in the football pyramid are already known.

Ayew In Team Of The Week (2/5/16)

Swansea City are represented in the latest Premier League team of the week that has been selected by BBC pundit Garth Crooks.

Swansea Confirm Safety With 3-1 Win Over Liverpool

Swansea City confirmed their Premier League status early Sunday afternoon with a convincing 3-1 win against a Liverpool side that still looked hungover from their Europa League campaign.

Guidol

Rate The Players: Swansea City 3-1 Liverpool

Rate the players' performances as Swansea City beat Liverpool 3-1 to guarantee their Premier League status for next season

Archived Vital Swansea City Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Site Journalists

VitalSwansea
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Vote for your man of the match vs Liverpool
Suggested By:
Fabianski1%
Rangel0%
Williams0%
Amat3%
Taylor0%
Cork80%
Britton6%
Routledge0%
Montero0%
Sigurdsson0%
Ayew10%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Leicester City 36 22 11 3 77 30
2 Spurs 36 19 13 4 70 39
3 Arsenal 36 19 10 7 67 25
4 Man City 36 19 7 10 64 30
5 Man Utd 35 17 9 9 60 12
6 West Ham 35 15 14 6 59 17
7 Southampton 36 16 9 11 57 14
8 Liverpool 35 15 10 10 55 11
9 Chelsea 35 12 12 11 48 7
10 Stoke 36 13 9 14 48 -14
11 Everton 35 10 14 11 44 6
12 Watford 35 12 8 15 44 -6
13 Swansea 36 11 10 15 43 -13
14 WBA 36 10 11 15 41 -14
15 AFC Bournemouth 36 11 8 17 41 -20
16 Crystal Palace 36 10 9 17 39 -10
17 Newcastle 36 8 9 19 33 -25
18 Sunderland 35 7 11 17 32 -18
19 Norwich 35 8 7 20 31 -26
R Aston Villa 36 3 7 26 16 -45
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

May 7 2016 3:00PM : West Ham United (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 15 2016 3:00PM : Manchester City (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Phil W2
2.Vital Swansea City1