UK time is: 09:27:11
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Cardiff City Spurn Hull City's Rosco Advances

Cardiff City have rejected a Hull City approach for unsettled striker Ross McCormack after the Tigers came in with a cheeky bid known to be well below Peter Ridsdale's valuation of the player.


A bid of 3m was made, a figure many fans would be tempted by but no details as to the structure of that bid have been revealed. A bid of 4m is likely to do the job for Cardiff City but a sizable chunk of that money would be needed up-front to allow team strengthening.


McCormack would jump at the chance to join Hull City and while the current situation is not his fault, he has certainly contributed to the mess this transfer has caused.


Both sides surely want this sorted once and for all, enough with the mind games!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Bluebirdshroom Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday August 7 2009

Time: 1:35PM

Your Comments

Hull are saying 3million is their 'final' bid - well, it's not enough .. I think we should [have to?] assume that Peter Ridsdale knows what he's doing .. so until Ross McCormack is NOT a Bluebird, he is a Bluebird and had better get out there on the pitch -IF the manager wants him out there - and he could and should do what we pay him to do .. score so many goals that 4million isn't thought enough!
gtsutton
Ridsdale only wants 4m to cover whatever is going on off the field at the same time. 4m for a player with one season of CC football is exorbitant to say the least. If Ridsdale can get Villa to stump up that sum, well O'Neill is a bigger fool than I make him out to be.
Rabid Rob
.. back to the dog biscuits RABID - it's HUll not VILLA .. !
gtsutton
I believe Rabid Rob is a hull fan.... guess he's heard the rumour that Aston Villa and Portsmouth have also made contact. 5m is exorbitant, but in line with other such players
bluebirdshroom
substutue Pompey for ONeill, still the same sentiment though.
Rabid Rob
I think that this is only causing distraction to your club, sell McCormack and Ledley for as best cash buy you can get plus add ons and sell on clauses. Risdale is only trying to make as much as he can before he leaves Cardiff in the lurch.
JohnnyBee
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Back To Back Wins Delight Slade (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Vital Report: Cardiff 3 Ipswich 1 (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Stats: Cardiff v Ipswich (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Wolff Out The Door (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Vital Preview: Cardiff v Ipswich (Monday October 20 2014)

Massive Result For Slade (Sunday October 19 2014)

Stats: Cardiff v Nottingham Forest (Saturday October 18 2014)

Slade Relishing His Cardiff Debut (Friday October 17 2014)

Archived Cardiff City Articles

List All Vital Cardiff Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Cardiff 2 - 4 Norwich
Cardiff 3 - 1 Ipswich
Cardiff 1 - 0 Wigan
Cardiff 0 - 1 Middlesbrough
Brighton 1 - 1 Cardiff
Fulham 1 - 1 Cardiff

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Charlton 13 5 7 1 4 22
8. Bournemouth 13 6 3 4 6 21
9. Ipswich 13 5 5 3 4 20
10. Cardiff 13 5 4 4 2 19
11. Blackburn 13 5 4 4 -1 19
12. Brentford 13 5 4 4 -1 19
13. Sheff Wed 13 4 6 3 0 18

Breaking League News

RUFC- Evans Pleased With Reserve Performance
Rotherham : 24/10/2014 09:01:00
JOIN Vital Huddersfield Today!
Huddersfield : 24/10/2014 09:00:00
RUFC - Skarz 'Every Game Is Huge'
Rotherham : 24/10/2014 08:57:00
RUFC- Evans 'Jono Got Staggering Potential'
Rotherham : 24/10/2014 08:55:00
RUFC - Taylor Hoping To Start Banging Some In
Rotherham : 24/10/2014 08:51:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Ipswich MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Marshall 50%
Brayford 0%
Ecuele Manga 50%
Morrison 0%
Fabio 0%
Pilkington 0%
Gunnarsson 0%
Whittingham 0%
Noone 0%
Le Fondre 0%
Macheda 0%
Sub - Maynard 0%
Sub - Ralls 0%