Vital Football

Latest Birmingham City News

Blues Make Davenport Bid

Blues Make Davenport Bid

Blues have apparently tabled a £1.5 million bid for Spurs youngster Calum Davenport.

With all the negotiations and most of the forms filled with respect to Stephen Kelly, Blues have moved on and made the first move for the 23 year old centre half.

Although Davenport has indicated his willingness to sign for us Reading are also sniffing round with Coppell a long term admirer.

After failing to sign him directly from Coventry when he moved for £1.1 million to Spurs, Coppell tried to get Davenport on loan.

You have to hope that Davenport realises he can build a career with us as we attempt to gain promotion back to the Premiership and that he would see Reading as a step back as most expect them to struggle next season.

Exclusive to Vital ! Read now ! The Vital Boxing John H Stacey Interview


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

Writer:
Date:Saturday June 17 2006
Time: 5:28PM

Comments

0
be a great signing for you, i thought he would of stayed at spurs and fight for his place
green giant 12
17/06/2006 17:38:00
0
I would be sad to see him go. Think he is a real talent..
sirhc
17/06/2006 22:28:00
0
Michael Dawson is a real talent. Davenport, from what I saw when he was at Southhampton, is only a shade better than Gardner. I would prefer him to Gardner as cover for King and Dawson though. But if we get Curtis Davis, then they can both go.
hiano
18/06/2006 04:04:00
0
Cant he him moving! From a top 5 premiership club - to a Championship level club?
richy23
18/06/2006 10:21:00
0
Would fit in well if we get Kelly as well, I would be really pleased with these two signings
Tilton Honour
18/06/2006 12:12:00
0
Thats a big decision for the youngster isn't it? To stay and try and force himself into an established prem side or a newly promoted side that may or may not struggle or... a championship side thats hoping to jump straight back.
FEn_100
19/06/2006 10:38:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Birmingham City Articles

One To Watch: Dwight Gayle

Sask's opinion about the oppositions best player.

Key player Vs. Newcastle

Luke Turner picks a key player for tomorrow's game...

Opinion: Predicted line up Vs. Newcastle United

Vital Birmingham editor Tom Heslop discusses who he thinks will be in the side that takes on the Magpies this weekend

November PotM Nomination - Kuszczak

The November nominations for the Sky Bet Championship Player of the Month Award are in.

Archived Vital Birmingham Articles

Vital Birmingham articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Heslop
Editor email
Profile
Christopher Handy
no email
Profile
Saskia Bowes
no email
Profile
Rob Wildey
no email
Profile
Luke Turner
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where do we need to strengthen in the emergency loan window?
Suggested By: Tom Heslop
In goal6%
In defence23%
In midfield6%
In attack65%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 20 14 1 5 43 25
2 Brighton 20 12 6 2 42 19
3 Reading 20 11 4 5 37 2
4 Huddersfield 20 10 3 7 33 -2
5 Leeds Utd 20 10 2 8 32 1
6 Sheff Wed 20 9 4 7 31 0
7 Birmingham 20 8 7 5 31 -2
8 Norwich 20 9 3 8 30 3
9 Fulham 20 7 8 5 29 9
10 Derby County 19 8 5 6 29 4
11 Barnsley 20 8 4 8 28 4
12 Preston 20 8 4 8 28 2
13 Aston Villa 20 6 10 4 28 2
14 Bristol City 20 8 3 9 27 3
15 Forest 19 7 4 8 25 1
16 Brentford 20 7 4 9 25 -1
17 Ipswich 20 6 7 7 25 -2
18 Q.P.R. 20 6 5 9 23 -9
19 Wolves 20 5 7 8 22 -3
20 Burton 20 5 7 8 22 -5
21 Blackburn 20 5 5 10 20 -8
22 Cardiff 20 5 5 10 20 -12
23 Wigan 20 4 6 10 18 -6
24 Rotherham 20 2 4 14 10 -25
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Birmingham City Results (view all)

Birmingham City Fixtures (view all)

Dec 13 2016 7:45PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 17 2016 5:30PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 27 2016 3:00PM : Derby County (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 31 2016 3:00PM : Barnsley (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Brentford (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 14 2017 3:00PM : Nottingham Forest (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Brooklyn11
2.WayCoolBlue6
3.David Village6
4.Mark Jones2
5.BigBluenose2
6.Rob Wildey11
7.gazal1
Vital Football Comment