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Wickham Bid Accepted!

It has broken today that Sunderland have had an offer of 13m accepted by Ipswich Town for wonder-kid Connor Wickham.

The talks are only at an early stage and other clubs are expected to join in the bidding war. Clubs like Liverpool, who Wickham supported as a young kid, Spurs and Arsenal are all watching this deal unfold very closely.

The deal is reported to be 5m up front and then the rest paid in instalments later and once certain targets have been reached by the young English striker.

Wickham would not get as many opportunities for a bigger club such as Liverpool and this is something he may consider when he decides his future.

He could play regularly for Sunderland and become a better prospect with Gyan to help support him during games.




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Writer: Gary Johnson Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday June 28 2011

Time: 1:12PM

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Best off going to you guys, getting game time and allowing for better development before shifting him off for a hefty profit.
TheFamousNo7
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28/06/2011 15:55:00

Spot on FamousNo7, same template as Darren Bent!
Pumphead Spur
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28/06/2011 16:29:00

Well done guys I think you've got a real gem in your hands here. Now can you do us a favour and finalise the Gibson and Brown transfers! ;)
TheFamousNo7
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29/06/2011 15:20:00

 

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