Vital Football

Latest Birmingham City News

Johnson Completes His Wolves Switch

Johnson Completes His Wolves Switch

Wolves have finally got the signature of Birmingham`s Roger Johnson at the second time of asking.

Johnson was wanted by Wolves boss McCarthy in 2009 but the player opted to come to St Andrews in a £5million deal.

Now Johnson has put pen to paper on a four year deal with Wolves for an undisclosed fee, although it is believed to be somewhere between £6 and £7million.

Mick McCarthy is delighted to have finally signed his man, he said: 'I saw something in Roger a couple of years ago and thank you for your patience is what he said! Two years is a bit too long to wait really.

'But we didn't get him the last time. He was my first choice then and we couldn't get him.

'He was the first choice this time and it has worked out for us.'


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/



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

Writer:Foxxy
Date:Wednesday July 13 2011
Time: 1:21PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Joshua v Klitschko?

Comments

0
If McCarthy thinks he has got a good deal for seven million then I'm happy for him. I've got some *****e that I can sell him
Original Prankster
13/07/2011 13:34:00
0
I think you will find we paid nowhere near 7 million pound for him. The player wants Premiership football. Manager leaves for your rivals, best players can't get out the door quick enough, owner's been busted, gates are likely to hover around 12,000 next season perhaps. Good luck.
New York City Wolf
14/07/2011 02:34:00
0
Johnson had to go whether he wanted to or not,Yeung called his agent end of season and said we couldn`t afford him.
Massa
15/07/2011 08:01:00
0
every player at st andrews (gardner excepted) has relegation clauses writtin in 2 contracts! so afordin him was not the issue, the only issue was and still is whos worth wot, and who will pay the most 2 balance the chins books! simple as that!
dinky dunk
15/07/2011 08:05:00
0
The exodus continues,the team will be unrecognisable nxt season. Dann,Foster and Johnson soon but don`t worry cos there are plenty of frees from Scotland still available. They are killing this club.
marky bcfc
15/07/2011 08:11:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Blues winning the mental game

Rob Wildey praises Blues' mental strength after coming from behind twice to earn a draw with Preston

Match Day Officials v Preston (27/9/16)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Preston North End this Tuesday.

One To Watch: Tom Clarke

Sask's opinion about who is the oppositions most dangerous player.

Key player Vs. Preston

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

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 defence21%
In midfield5%
In attack68%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

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

Recent Birmingham City Results (view all)

Birmingham City Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 14 2016 7:45PM : Nottingham Forest (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Rotherham United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 21 2016 7:45PM : Burton Albion (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 30 2016 12:00PM : Aston Villa (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Nov 5 2016 3:00PM : Huddersfield Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.WayCoolBlue53
2.gazal45
3.David Village14
4.Plynch6
5.Rob Wildey4
6.BcfcTom4
7.LukeTurner2
8.Mark Jones2
9.savaloy1231
10.Sask1