UK time is: 12:26:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Clubs Queuing Up For Stones

Reports coming from Oakwell are that Barnsley have rejected a 1.5 million bid from Fulham for John Stones.

Sunderland are rumoured to be poised to swoop with a 2 million bid that will really test the Barnsley board.

If this is true I would turn that bid down too and try to get a bidding war going with the interested teams.

If this interest is serious I do think Stones will be leaving us in January. If that is the case we need to make sure we get the best price possible for him.


Join The Vital Debate


Vital Barnsley is now available on both facebook and twitter, so if you are that way inclined and more importantly understand all this new fangled dangled stuff, feel free to watch us, poke us or whatever else you are meant to do there!

Vital Barnsley on: facebook

Vital Barnsley on: twitter




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: chiefred Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday January 16 2013

Time: 1:41PM

Your Comments

The danger is though, if a bidding war takes place and goes to the last few days of the transfer window, would Flick have time to sort a replacement out..? obviously the more money we get the better, so I'd run the risk if it meant 2 -3 million, not sure if it's likely though.
Engleberthumbertyke
I think if they get offered 2 million they will take it. Wiseman is the replacement for Stones according to Flicker on radio de da this morning.
chiefred
Just seen that Louis Saha has been released on free transfer basis by Sunderland, if his wage demands aren't too high might be worth enquiring for striker roll until the end of the season..? Thinking about it, wages would probably be a stumbling block unfortunately.
Engleberthumbertyke
Wages probably would be but you don't get if you don't ask. It would be worth a try, we don't lose anything if he says no.
chiefred
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Barnsley Articles

Stats: Chester v Barnsley (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Who Should Start Against Chester? (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Stats: Walsall v Barnsley (Monday December 15 2014)

Score Predictions v Walsall (Friday December 12 2014)

Who Should Start Against Walsall? (Friday December 12 2014)

Stats: Barnsley v Chester (Monday December 8 2014)

Stats: Barnsley v Doncaster (Wednesday December 3 2014)

Stats: Barnsley v Scunthorpe (Monday December 1 2014)

Stats: Chesterfield v Barnsley (Monday November 24 2014)

Archived Barnsley Articles

List All Vital Barnsley Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Walsall 20 6 8 6 1 26
13. Chesterfield 20 6 7 7 -1 25
14. Coventry 20 6 6 8 -5 24
15. Barnsley 20 6 5 9 -4 23
16. Port Vale 20 6 5 9 -4 23
17. Doncaster 19 6 5 8 -7 23
18. Gillingham 20 5 7 8 -6 22

Breaking League News

Do City Need a Goalkeeper in January?
Coventry : 18/12/2014 08:16:00
Sheffield United Get Tottenham
Sheff Utd : 17/12/2014 22:48:00
Scunthorpe : 17/12/2014 22:46:00
League Cup - Sheff United 1-0 Southampton
Sheff Utd : 17/12/2014 21:29:00
Final Call: Back the City This Saturday
Coventry : 17/12/2014 20:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where Will Barnsley Finish?
Suggested By:  
Top 6%
Top 2 2%
Play Offs 13%
Top Half 24%
Bottom Half 35%
Relegation 12%
Bottom 8%