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Porter Fails To Show For Cardiff City Medical

Porter Fails To Show For Cardiff City Medical

Cardiff City have already agreed a deal to sign Motherwell's imposing striker Chris Porter and were widely tipped to wrap up the signing today or tomorrow. However, Porter has not showed up for his scheduled medical in South Wales and has asked for time to consider his move.


Porter is out of contract in the summer, and has interested a number of clubs including this weekend's opponents Nottingham Forest. The Bluebirds had hoped to secure his signiture by nipping in during the transfer window and were so keen to land their man - Peter Ridsdale sanctioned a £350k deal for the frontman.


However, other clubs have contacted the player's agent and 25 year old Porter has decided to see if any other offers come in before Monday's 5pm transfer deadline.



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Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Thursday January 29 2009
Time: 2:58PM

Comments

0
what a great season you folks are having, going to be seeing you in the Prem next season then?
The Fear
29/01/2009 15:43:00
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we hope so and signing like this wouldn't hurt that push for promotion lets hope he signs giving us more options which we need to cover injuries to jay and mccormack.
smakerzthebluebird
29/01/2009 17:04:00
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1 striker and 1 midfielder away from a very good chance at promotion. Just hope key players stay fit
bluebirdshroom
29/01/2009 18:37:00
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yer very true like dj said he hopes to bring in 3 faces to add strength in depth. keeping ledley is also essential to see if we can really push for promotion. if not he can then leave in the summer but maybe for a lesser fee than 8million
smakerzthebluebird
29/01/2009 18:51:00
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porter wont sign. dj does not like be messed around. commitment
bluebirdlewis
29/01/2009 20:44:00
0
same story.........media report it we get gazumped
bluebirdlewis
29/01/2009 20:55:00
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.. never heard of him before this present fuss .. if he's not keen to come to us then he wouldn't fit into what we're trying to build .. so, let's keep looking ..
gtsutton
29/01/2009 21:05:00
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understandable he might want to wait until Monday rather than grab first offer. I'd have thought the McCormack factor would have swung it for him, rosco seems to be enjoying himself...
bluebirdshroom
29/01/2009 21:08:00
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bet QPR or Brum are in this
bluebirdlewis
29/01/2009 21:21:00
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surely qpr or brum dont need any MORE strikers! Keep working on ched evans DJ !!!
Bonesy
29/01/2009 21:56:00
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