UK time is: 02:31:52
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Forest Chasing Blues Target

Nottingham Forest are stepping ahead in the race to get Colin Calderwood installed as their assistant manager, hoping to put one over on Championship rivals Birmingham City.

There were reports last week that new Blues boss Chris Hughton was looking to team up with Calderwood once again as he tries to mastermind a quick return to the Premier League.

But now Forest also want the Hibernian boss to join up with Steve McClaren, giving them what they see as the dream ticket out of the Championship.

Forest have now made an improved offer to Hibs for Calderwood after their initial offer was turned down last week, and to increase their hopes even more, it`s known that Calderwood would like to move back to England.

McClaren told Sky Sports News: 'We are trying to negotiate with Hibs but they do not want to lose him. He is a good manager, a good coach and that is why we want him.

'So we are trying to get Colin out of Hibs and it is very difficult. He wants to come here and it is the only place he wants to come.

'There is a lot of competition for Colin but there is a willingness on our side to do it and we want to do it. We have to be patient and hope that Hibs will talk, negotiate and get Colin where he wants to go.'


Subscribe to RSS headline updates from:
Powered by FeedBurner



JOIN US ON...http://www.facebookloginhut.com/facebook-login/

FOLLOW ON...http://www.facebookloginhut.com/facebook-login/




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: Foxxy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday July 5 2011

Time: 2:14PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Garry O,Connor, Marcus Bent, Alex McLeish and now Colin Calderwood. I remember 3 years ago I sussed Bent after just 25 mins of his debut. I made my comments on the monday and got slaughtered - funny how everyone eventually saw my point. CH can do better than Calderwood.
dinky dunk
Report Abuse
05/07/2011 20:42:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Preview: Birmingham City v Blackpool (Wednesday March 4 2015)

How Blues Should Line Up (Wednesday March 4 2015)

Grumpy Gleeson (Wednesday March 4 2015)

One To Watch (Tuesday March 3 2015)

Rowett: Much Needed Win (Sunday March 1 2015)

Kiernan on Brentford Victory (Sunday March 1 2015)

Birmingham 1-0 Brentford (Sunday March 1 2015)

Gleeson Red Leaves Rowett Short (Sunday March 1 2015)

Preview: Birmingham City v Brentford (Saturday February 28 2015)

Archived Birmingham City Articles

List All Vital Birmingham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Sask 1
2. HappyBlueHarry 1

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
10. Blackburn 35 12 12 11 0 48
11. Sheff Wed 35 11 13 11 -3 46
12. Charlton 35 10 15 10 -5 45
13. Birmingham 35 11 12 12 -10 45
14. Cardiff 35 11 11 13 -4 44
15. Leeds Utd 35 12 8 15 -8 44
16. Huddersfield 35 11 9 15 -15 42

Breaking League News

Match Report - Wednesday undone by Rovers
Sheff Wed : 04/03/2015 23:23:01
Wigan : 04/03/2015 21:54:00
Blackpool : 04/03/2015 21:52:01
Sheff Wed : 04/03/2015 21:49:01
Blackburn : 04/03/2015 21:46:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Birmingham v Blackpool
Suggested By:  
Home win 100%
Draw 0%
Away win 0%