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Transfer Tattle: Villa to pip us to Upson?

Transfer Tattle: Villa to pip us to Upson?

It seems as if the early rumours of a move for Matthew Upson from cash strapped West Ham could be scuppered by the plans of high flying Aston Villa. With the Villains looking a shoo-in for European football next year and an exciting young squad, Upson`s price tag has miraculously shot up to £10m+, seemingly pricing out our current Credit Crunched Club.

That leaves ourselves looking at more cash friendly unproven options such as Madjid Bougherra and Chris Samba.



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Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Sunday January 4 2009
Time: 11:14AM

Comments

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Cant see Villa being interested in Upson, need strikers more than a centre half
villan from luton
04/01/2009 11:31:00
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My thoughts exactly. Cuellar, Davis, Laursen - all quality first teamers plus Zat Knight which would leave MO'N with some seriously difficult decisions over who to leave out.
BaldEagle
04/01/2009 11:35:00
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villa pip u to upson? u wernt gona get him anyway stop acting as if ur a big club and just concentrate on survival in premiership
Arsenal_1_Best
04/01/2009 11:47:00
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Arsenal_1_Best u been supporting Gooners for a couple years havent you. Stick to rugby mate
holte_ender8
04/01/2009 12:38:00
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Holte_Ender, He doesn't support Le Arse anymore. It's just he can't decide between Liverpool or Chelsea!
Reddi!
05/01/2009 09:07:00
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