Vital Football

Latest Derby County News

Jewell Admits To Bodde Frustrations

Jewell Admits To Bodde Frustrations

Our bid to sign Swansea's Ferrie Bodde has dragged on all summer, and last week we officially withdrew our interest in the Dutchman. Now Paul Jewell has admitted his frustration at the deal, or lack of it.

'We would like to speak to him but until we get permission from Swansea, we won't be able to do that.'

26-year-old Bodde is in Sweden with Swansea for a pre-season training camp, but has often suggested that he wants to come to Pride Park and has had a transfer request reject, with two bids also turned down.

'The vibes I get every time I pick up the paper is that the player wants to come here.

'If the clubs can't agree a fee or if Swansea have different ideas to the valuation I put on him, then we can't do a deal.

'Ferrie is a player we admire and we've tried and tried and tried, and there's only so much a club can do. '

But Jewell was talking to the BBC.

Our interest has apparently officially ended now, but I still suspect this will drag on a little longer, but how it will end I wouldn't know, but he does seem as though he wants to leave so do Swansea really want to keep an unhappy player?

Should he be sold 50% of any fee received would have to go to Den Haag, as this was part of the deal which first took him to Swansea in an £80,000 move last summer.

Get active! Have your say on this articles content below!



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

Writer:Gazza
Date:Monday July 7 2008
Time: 4:38PM

Comments

0
We want him, we want him not, we want him, we want him not... Embarassing.
Czech_Jack
07/07/2008 20:01:00
0
I'm not embarassed by the whole ordeal, but I am getting fed up with it and I'm having my doubts about Bodde, as if the rumours that he wont tour with you are true I'm not sure I like his character. Yes he might want a move, but no player should basially go on strike!
Rammie
07/07/2008 22:34:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Derby County Articles

Camara Joins Guingamp

Abdoul Camara has signed for French Ligue 1 side Guingamp after having his contract cancelled by mutual consent just 24-hours earlier by Derby County.

Hughes Off The Bench To Help England Through

Will Hughes came off the bench to help England Under-21s to the semi-finals of the European Championships in Poland.

Sunderland First Up For Rams

Derby County will open their Championship campaign away to newly relegated Sunderland in a tough start for Gary Rowett`s side.

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Archived Vital Derby Articles

Vital Derby articles from

Site Journalists

MikeC
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MotM v. Rotherham United
Suggested By: MikeC
Carson18%
Baird5%
Keogh5%
Pearce0%
Olsson0%
Johnson0%
Butterfield0%
Bryson5%
Ince41%
Nugent5%
Russell11%
Hughes0%
Bent5%
Blackman5%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Derby County Results (view all)

Derby County Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League