Vital Football

Latest Southampton FC News

Bale Bid Rejected, Saints Want £12m

Bale Bid Rejected, Saints Want £12m

It is reported this morning by the Sun Newspaper that Southampton have turned down an £8 million package from Man Utd for Gareth Bale.

Saints chief executive Jim Hone has comfirmed this by being quoted as saying "We have turned down an £8m package for Gareth."

It is rumoured that as part of this deal Alex Ferguson was willing to loan Bale back to Saints untill the end of the season.

Southampton appear to be holding out for more money, prehaps £12 million as it has been rumoured in this morning southern Daliy Echo. Or it may be that Bale has told the board he wants to stay at Saints.

Manchester United are said to want to sign Bale to replace the out going Heinze


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

Writer:
Date:Thursday January 18 2007
Time: 10:02AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Southampton Articles

Van Dijk Is Not For Sale - Krueger

Southampton Chairman Ralph Krueger has repeated that Virgil van Dijk is not available for transfer this window and he said he'd be welcomed back to the club...

Transfer Windows To End Early?

The Premier League and the EFL will both be seeking thoughts from member clubs on whether or not to close the summer transfer window before the season kicks off in coming years.

Long Gets Republic Of Ireland Call (14/8/17)

Shane Long has been called up by Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill for the coming international break.

Goalkeeper Rose Joins Southampton

Former West Bromwich Albion goalkeeper Jack Rose has now signed on at St Mary's and penned a deal with Southampton.

Archived Vital Saints Articles

Vital Saints articles from

Site Journalists

SFC Forever
no email
Profile
Vital Saint
Editor email
Profile
Matt Gardner
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Swansea MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Forster1%
Soares0%
Stephens33%
Yoshida11%
Bertrand0%
Davis0%
Romeu33%
Ward-Prowse0%
Tadic0%
Redmond0%
Gabbiadini0%
Sub - Austin11%
Sub - Boufal11%
Sub - McQueen0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Southampton Results (view all)

Southampton Fixtures (view all)

Vital Football Comment