Date:Thursday January 3 2008
A bidding war has erupted for the services of Swansea City's out of favour midfielder Ian Craney. Three clubs are thought to have expressed an interest in signing securing his services .
The player has returned from this loan spell at former club Accrington Stanley and is poised to have discussions with Roberto Martinez over his future at the club.After this successful loan spell with the Frazer Eagle stadium The former Altringham player has made 13 appearances for the league two outfit and has scored 3 goals.
His influence at the heart of the Stanley midfield has not gone unnoticed by Stanley manager John Coleman who has made it no secret of his intentions to re sign the midfielder.
Coleman's plans may be scuppered by Darren Ferguson's Peterborough united who are also admirers of Craney.
The London Road club had tried unsuccessfully tried to sign the player over the summer. However the deal was days from completion but collapsed over failure to agree personal terms . The leauge two club have rekindled their interest in the player and have entered the race to sign the former England Semi Professional international .
Craney's position at the club has become increasingly under threat in recent months with Swansea City showing a run of form that would find it difficult for the player to force his way back into contention.
Singed last January after an initial loan spell he has failed to secure a place in Roberto Martinez Squad and has only featured three times for Swansea City so far this term two appearances came in the Carling Cup.
Stanley manager John Coleman does expect a deal to be done by the end of the week.
He Told The Lancashire Telegraph
|"A deal hasn't been completed at the moment, but we're hoping to have something done by the weekend."|
Date:Thursday January 3 2008
Rate The Players: Stoke City 2-1 Swansea City (Monday October 20 2014)
Report - Stoke City 2-1 Swansea City (Sunday October 19 2014)
Stats: Stoke City v Swansea City (Sunday October 19 2014)
Hughes: Monk's Cheat Views Are Unacceptable (Sunday October 19 2014)
Monk: Penalty Decision Was 'Disgusting' (Sunday October 19 2014)
Line Ups & Updates: Stoke City 2-1 Swansea City (Sunday October 19 2014)
Monk Hopes For Repeat Performance at Stoke (Friday October 17 2014)
Amat Hopes To Return In 2 Weeks (Monday October 13 2014)
Man of the Match Poll Results Update (Sunday October 12 2014)
Bony Says He Could Extend Swansea Contract (Thursday October 9 2014)
|6. Man Utd||8||3||3||2||3||12|
|11. Hull City||8||2||4||2||0||10|
|'Run Geordie Run' Around The World
» Newcastle : 22/10/2014 15:39:00
|Irvine Asking For More
» WBA : 22/10/2014 13:37:00
|Grim and Bear It in Top Flight!
» Burnley : 22/10/2014 13:35:00
|Krueger - A Special Day We Will Remember
» Southampton : 22/10/2014 13:27:00
|One Game At A Time, But We're Aiming For Better
» Southampton : 22/10/2014 13:22:00