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Tykes Transfer Latest: 'No truth` in Akinbiyi move

Burnley manager Owen Coyle has claimed that there is 'no truth` in Barnsley`s apparent quest to land striker Ade Akinbiyi.

The tykes are in need of a goalscorer to boost their Championship status claim, and it seems that Akinbiyi fits the bill.

However, Coyle told the Lancashire Evening Telegraph:

"There's no truth in that"

Akinbiyi is the cousin of current Barnsley striker Kayode Odejayi, it seems the two could make a powerful pairing up front. But Coyle continued:

"The players we've got left are the ones we want to keep"

The thirty-three year old has bagged twelve goals in sixty-four appearances for the Clarets since rejoining them eighteen months ago from Sheff Utd.



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Writer: MattyG Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday June 2 2008

Time: 1:39PM

Your Comments

thank heavens for this
mattyg
sign him hes great
mick66owl
haha get lost.
mattyg
I bet Beevers and Wood are losing sleep at the thought of lining up against odejayi and akinbiyi
aball2112
i dont think we'll be playing everton next season - unless we get them in one of our famous cup runs
mattyg
no and relegation to go with it
mick66owl
nar, you wont get relegated, unless you sell them of course. which i think is inevitable.
mattyg
Had the odd good season during his career, he's been transferred for some silly money at times.
dazza71
 

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