Vital Football

Latest Cardiff City News

Fowler 'Wants' To Remain Cardiff City Player

Fowler 'Wants' To Remain Cardiff City Player

A deal to keep ex-Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler at Cardiff City looks ever more likely withboth club and player keen to thrash something out.


Fowler disappointed in his first season at Ninian Park, no sooner had he gained fitness then he suffered a hip injury and needed two operations and intensive rehabilitaion before missing most of the campaign.


Peter Ridsdale defended his and Dave Jones' gamble but are keeping faith with the veteran striker though he did concede that any new deal would be based on appearances on 'pay-as-you-play' contract.


Fowler's agent told the SW Echo:

'Peter Ridsdale wants Robbie to stay, Dave Jones wants Robbie to stay and Robbie wants Robbie to stay, so there you have it,"


"As for pay as you play, well, he already has remuneration for appearances in his current contract so that need not be a problem."




No formal offer has yet been made, but it does now look like Fowler will remain a Bluebird. He still has plenty to prove in South Wales, but will also feel some loyalty towards the club who have stuck by him through this season's injury problems.







Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Monday June 9 2008
Time: 12:59PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
hope we can keep him for 1 more season
attwooll9
09/06/2008 13:26:00
0
he owes us a season! Unless he wants to pay our debt off in full........?!?
Bonesy
09/06/2008 14:09:00
0
Still plenty of goals in robbie i reckon
westonal
10/06/2008 20:10:00
0
For the money you must be paying him to spend most of the time on the treatment table, you would be better off gettind rid and bringing someone else in.
dazza71
15/06/2008 08:28:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Cardiff City Articles

League Cup F‏irst Round - Bristol Rovers (22/6/16)

The draw for the first round of the English Football League Cup took place earlier this afternoon.

Birmingham Away On Opening Day

Cardiff City face a trip to Birmingham City on the opening day of the 2016/17 Championship season.

League Cup Draw Wednesday 1pm

Four hours after the Football League fixture list is revealed, the League Cup first round...

Championship Fixtures For 2016/17 Released Tomorrow

The coming Championship fixtures for the 2016/17 season will be announced early tomorrow morning (Wednesday).

Archived Vital Cardiff Articles

Vital Cardiff articles from

Site Journalists

Whittingham's Left Peg
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Birmingham MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Marshall3%
Peltier0%
Connolly20%
Turner10%
Malone3%
Noone3%
O'Keefe3%
Whittingham3%
Lawrence3%
Pilkington26%
Immers6%
Sub - Zohore0%
Sub - Harris0%
Sub - Ecuele Manga20%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Burnley 46 26 15 5 93 37
P Middlesbrough 46 26 11 9 89 32
3 Brighton 46 24 17 5 89 30
4 Hull City 46 24 11 11 83 34
5 Derby County 46 21 15 10 78 23
6 Sheff Wed 46 19 17 10 74 21
7 Ipswich 46 18 15 13 69 2
8 Cardiff 46 17 17 12 68 5
9 Brentford 46 19 8 19 65 5
10 Birmingham 46 16 15 15 63 4
11 Preston 46 15 17 14 62 0
12 Q.P.R. 46 14 18 14 60 0
13 Leeds Utd 46 14 17 15 59 -8
14 Wolves 46 14 16 16 58 -5
15 Blackburn 46 13 16 17 55 0
16 Forest 46 13 16 17 55 -4
17 Reading 46 13 13 20 52 -7
18 Bristol City 46 13 13 20 52 -17
19 Huddersfield 46 13 12 21 51 -11
20 Fulham 46 12 15 19 51 -13
21 Rotherham 46 13 10 23 49 -18
R Charlton 46 9 13 24 40 -40
R MK Dons 46 9 12 25 39 -30
R Bolton 46 5 15 26 30 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Cardiff City Results (view all)

Cardiff City Fixtures (view all)