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Fowler Ready To Jump Cardiff City Ship

Fowler Ready To Jump Cardiff City Ship

Former Liverpool and England striker Robbie Fowler has accrued huge wealth through wages and investment in property. Fowler joined Cardiff City last year hoping to score the goals we desperately needed.


That didn't happen as Fowler missed pre-season, spent 2 months trying to get fit then needed multiple operations on a dodgy hip.


The club stuck by him, paying for treatment and he has spent more time working with the physio and Alex Armstrong than any other player. On the back of this, the club maintained their desire to keep him and still see Fowler as a 20-goal per season forward.


He was offered new terms, though less lucrative and based on performance. We were told he wanted to stay but there has been no news or progress on the negotiations. Now it seems Fowler is ready to turn his back on us and join Dubain outfit Al-Ahli where he can pick up a massive salary once more and cash-in on his reputation rather than his quality.


The club has already budgetted for Fowler to be here, and play regularly next season. That means that that cash becomes instantly available but would fund only a free transfer signing. That is unless pooled with the cash available from Ramsey's sale where we could sign a proven goalscorer to partner Ross McCormack whilst Steve Thompson would also remain at the club as cover.



Blessing in disguise perhaps....







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Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Monday July 7 2008
Time: 10:53AM

Comments

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Scouser + welsh club = toss pot.
SweetLeftFoot
07/07/2008 11:01:00
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What an ungrateful ********
ozbluebird
07/07/2008 16:02:00
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I cant believe he would go after all the time,faith and MONEY lavished on him in the last 10 months
westonal
07/07/2008 20:04:00
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i cant believe i got his name on my jersey....
attwooll9
07/07/2008 20:40:00
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The guy has more Money than sense......The hunger is no longer there.
quietman
07/07/2008 20:52:00
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who we need to get is hamuer bouazza. our midfield would be great! what do yal think?
attwooll9
07/07/2008 21:04:00
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Didn't someone pay £3m for Bouzza recently tho?!?
bluebirdshroom
08/07/2008 10:17:00
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He has treated you like the MUGS you are and i love it UP THE SWANS
taylor2078
08/07/2008 14:34:00
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Looks like he's staying. I'm much rather have Andy Robinson or Ferrie Bodde - they know how to treat a club !!!!
bluebirdshroom
08/07/2008 14:41:00
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i hope all those spaniards are going to enjoy league 1 cause thats right where they are headed, and no charlton are in talks with bouazza, no deal yet
attwooll9
08/07/2008 18:20:00
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