UK time is: 11:21:32
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Canaries Russell Burnley's Feathers!

Norwich manager, Brian Gunn has confirmed that they received a bid from Burnley last week for midfielder, Darel Russell but turned it down. They have left the door open though.

'We received a bid from Burnley last week, which we turned down and obviously Burnley at the moment are considering the situation,' said Gunn.

'They are on the other side of the world in America, but there is an opportunity for them, if they want, to come back to us and make an improved offer.'

The Clarets are thought to have offered around 500,000 for the 29 year old. That amount is actually lower than the bid they put in almost a year ago believed to be 750,000.

Things have changed in a year though, the Canaries have been relegated to League One and the Clarets promoted to the top flight. The player is now unsettled and whats to play in the Premier League despite interest from a number of Championship sides including local rivals, Preston.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Premier League odds

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

The Journalist

Writer: turfmanphil Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday July 23 2009

Time: 11:19AM

Your Comments

Wonder if they will improve their offer, especially if they now sign Guerrero?
turfmanphil
Still not sure that this guy is up to PL standard, and we should try and avoid jut chucking money around because we have it - we don't want to turn into Spurs now, do we?!
whentheballmoves
Talking of canaries, my best mate just got a new talking parrot. But he hasn't said anything yet. It's a gray parrot. So I reckon it'll fly away after about a year. I see Spurs got Kyle and Naughton.
Couch Potato
Is it an ex-parrot? It has passed on, it is no more...
BarnseyWTBM
Is it called Kalvenes? Must be a Norwegian Blue! Aye they got Kyle & Naughton but they also got Kyle & Walker! We should get six points against Spurs then!! lol
turfmanphil
Okay, okay, I meant Naughton and Walker, or whatever it is. The parrot was still alive last night. But, like Owen, still isn't saying much. If he had been listerning to Vital Burnely his first words would be 'Marcus Tudgay', 'Marcus Tudgay'. But he lives in an Arsenal house, so it will be 'no new signings', 'no new signings'.
Couch Potato
I am suprised it's not 'Adebayor is a lazy ******** and thank gawd hes gone to City' :-)
turfmanphil
I thought the Canaries were a holiday destination! Their defence certainly seemed to be on vacation most of last season.
Claretacchio
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Articles

Dyche on the Up! (Wednesday April 23 2014)

Wigan Wopped, Burnley Are Going Up! (Tuesday April 22 2014)

Rumour Mill-Arsenal Want Trippier! (Sunday April 20 2014)

Burnley Win But No Blackpool Rock! (Saturday April 19 2014)

Rumour Mill-How Loe Can You Get? (Tuesday April 15 2014)

Five Young Pros In, Seven Out! (Monday April 14 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Burnley Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Leicester City 44 29 9 6 +37 96
2. Burnley 44 25 14 5 +34 89
3. Derby County 44 24 9 11 +30 81
4. Q.P.R. 44 22 10 12 +15 76
5. Wigan 43 20 10 13 +15 70
6. Reading 44 18 13 13 +12 67
7. Brighton 44 17 15 12 +12 66

Breaking League News

Tigers to offer Owls target new deal
Sheff Wed : 23/04/2014 10:47:00
Dyche on the Up!
Burnley : 23/04/2014 10:05:00
Adkins: Our destiny is in our hands
Reading : 23/04/2014 10:00:00
Francis: It's all to play for
Bournemouth : 23/04/2014 08:10:00
Howe: We have been frustrated
Bournemouth : 23/04/2014 08:02:00
Cook: My best goal to date
Bournemouth : 23/04/2014 07:57:00
LUFC On This Day - April 23rd
Leeds Utd : 23/04/2014 07:22:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Be Honest! Who Thought at Start of Season We Could Go Up Automatically?
Suggested By:  Vital Burnley Admin
I did! 34%
I did not! 66%