UK time is: 23:51:35
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Steady On Cameron Jerome

Cameron Jerome is in dream land and says he sometimes has to pinch himself.

Steady on.

The transfer of the Cardiff City star is expected to be completed on Wednesday when he undergoes a medical.

The 19-year-old, as we reported the other day, has already agreed personal terms and the clubs have now agreed what appears to be an initial fee of 3million with further payments due depending on how he does.

He said: 'I am excited by the move and sometimes you have to pinch yourself to realise what is going on around you. It was only a year or so ago I was playing for the Cardiff youth team.'

The young striker, who scored 20 goals last season, says that it is a good thing for him not to jump straight into the Premiership as he is still developing and realised he will need to 'knuckle down and expand' on his game.

Adding: 'I know that I am going to have to prove my worth.'

He finished with what we all like, a bit of positive talk, 'Birmingham are a big club and they want to get back to the Premiership straight away, hopefully I will be able to help them do that.'

Jerome was being tracked by Sheffield United, Portsmouth and Charlton but his agent (Tony Finnigan) advised him that Blues were a better option for his development out of the critical glare of the Premiership.





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:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday May 29 2006

Time: 3:33PM

Your Comments

very over-rated in my opinion
green giant 12
Because? 20 goals last season? Lets have more than just a two word character assasination.
Tilton Honour
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Poll: Right to Sack Clark? (Monday October 20 2014)

Birmingham Sack Lee Clark (Monday October 20 2014)

Novak: We Looked the Better Team (Monday October 20 2014)

Clark: Can't Question The Players (Monday October 20 2014)

Davis Doubt (Monday October 20 2014)

Doyle Set for Action (Monday October 20 2014)

Highlights: Birmingham 0-1 Bolton (Monday October 20 2014)

Bolton Sink Birmingham (Sunday October 19 2014)

All About Beryly Lubala (Sunday October 19 2014)

Archived Birmingham City Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Millwall 12 3 4 5 -3 13
19. Wigan 12 2 5 5 -2 11
20. Brighton 12 2 5 5 -3 11
21. Birmingham 12 2 5 5 -7 11
22. Fulham 12 3 1 8 -9 10
23. Bolton 12 2 2 8 -12 8
24. Blackpool 12 1 3 8 -10 6

Breaking League News

Watford v Forest Championship Preview
Forest : 20/10/2014 23:40:00
Toffolo Heads To Swindon
Norwich : 20/10/2014 22:14:00
Vital Preview: Cardiff v Ipswich
Cardiff : 20/10/2014 22:09:00
Johnson hoping fans remember what he did for Leeds
Leeds Utd : 20/10/2014 21:28:00
LUFC Parkin strike not enough for Leeds
Leeds Utd : 20/10/2014 20:47:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Was it a good decision to sack Lee Clark?
Suggested By:  
Yes 89%
No 11%
I don't know 0%