Vital Football

Latest Barnsley FC News

Barnsley Failed In Four Bids

Barnsley Failed In Four Bids

Barnsley boss David Flitcroft has admitted he failed with four loan bids to bring Jacob Butterfield back to Oakwell.

Norwich were reluctant to let him return to his former club opting instead to send him to Bolton and Crystal Palace before a permanent transfer to Middlesbrough.

Norwich felt that a return to Barnsley would not have been a good move for Butterfield. Flitcroft however is adamant he would have got him back playing to the standards that earned him a move to the Premier League.



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

Writer:Vital Tyke
Date:Friday October 18 2013
Time: 5:10PM

Comments

0
sorry,but norwich`s logic doesnt make sence.it was playing for us that brought him to the attention of everyone, he was playing well, so how come making him play well again at Barnsley.wouldnt have been a good move ? i thought Houghton had more about him.thick sarth, i guess !!!
torrox tyke
21/10/2013 20:17:00
0
Your right it doesn't make sense at all. On another point I think Butterfield made a big mistake leaving us when he did if his performance on Saturday is anything to go by. Saw the big money and moved too early in his career.
chiefred
23/10/2013 13:42:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Barnsley Articles

Stats: Barnsley v Hull

All the stats from Barnsley (0) vs (1) Hull, Oakwell, 21/10/17 Att: 13,624

Officials - Barnsley v Hull City (21/10/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Barnsley and Hull City this Saturday.

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (18/10/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for the season of 2017/18.

Safe Standing Gets A Step Closer To The Championship

Shrewsbury Town have now confirmed that they have reached their crowd funding target of £65,000 to create a safe standing section at New Meadow.

Archived Vital Barnsley Articles

Vital Barnsley articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Barnsley
Write For Vital Barnsley
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Hull MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Davies20%
McCarthy0%
Jackson40%
Lindsay0%
Fryers0%
Hammill0%
McGeehan20%
Williams20%
Barnes0%
Ugbo0%
Bradshaw0%
Sub - Hedges0%
Sub - Thiam0%
Sub - MacDonald0%
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Barnsley Results (view all)

Barnsley Fixtures (view all)

Vital Football Comment