Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Forest's Transfer Hopes Fade

Forest's Transfer Hopes Fade

Nottingham Forest are not giving up hope on signing Birmingham midfielder Neil Danns on loan - but it looks increasingly likely he won't be coming to the City Ground.



Manager Colin Calderwood today again expressed his frustration over the role of players' agents in transfers.

He admitted he had continued to chase Danns since first attempting to land the former Colchester player in the January transfer window.

'We have made an inquiry, but what the agent is doing is wrong,' he said.

'When we spoke to Birmingham in January the player did not want to come. We left it there, but made a couple of phone calls to keep up to date with the position, to see if anything has changed, as he is not in the team.

'But it is wrong for his agent to be speculating. He is just trying to put his player in the shop window.'

Calderwood admitted Forest have been pursuing several players as they attempt to bolster their squad for the League One run-in.

A £650,000 bid for Gillingham's Matty Jarvis was also scuppered by an agent, after the winger was advised to stay put until the summer - despite Forest's League One rivals being willing to do business rather than run the risk of a transfer tribunal in the summer.

'We have made a lot of inquiries, but we have not been able to progress anything,' said Calderwood.




Nottingham Evening Post


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

Writer:
Date:Friday March 9 2007
Time: 11:18AM

Comments

0
Surely there's one or two other players out there somewhere. Get on the phone have a ring around!
Johnny Kipper
09/03/2007 15:41:00
0
The problem is, the City Ground is no longer the lucrative prospect it once was.
Juán
09/03/2007 17:19:00
0
We should have been more active pre season. The club totally lacks ambition, just as we did pre-Cloughie, when the then Committee was happy with a small time, nice club image. I don't blame CC, the malaise goes back to before Doughty arrived, and has spread like a cancer through the club. There needs to be a clean sweep throughout the club, from top to bottom. The club needs people in place who share the supporters passion, to get back to something like we used to be. If the Sheep up the road can get their **** together then so can we.........Come On You REDSSS!!!!
RedSmedDownUnder
10/03/2007 13:21:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Stats: Sheffield Wednesday v Nottingham Forest

All the stats from Sheffield Wednesday (2) vs (1) Nottingham Forest, Hillsborough, 24/9/16 Att: 27,350

Wednesday v Forest Match Preview

Philippe Montanier's Nottingham Forest make the short trip up the M1 to face Carlos Carvalhal`s Sheffield Wednesday in yet another tough looking Championship fixture.

What Result? Sheffield Wednesday v Forest

Forest were beaten at the City Ground by Norwich last Saturday with that followed up by a defeat to Arsenal in the League Cup in midweek. A match at Sheffield Wednesday awaits tomorrow.

Montanier - Ready For Wednesday

Head coach Philippe Montanier has said he believes the Nottingham Forest squad are well rested and more than ready to go against Sheffield Wednesday this weekend.

Archived Vital Forest Articles

Vital Forest articles from

Site Journalists

Kev Finnegan
no email
Profile
Our Kids Dad
Editor email
Profile
Those Feet
no email
Profile
WillT
no email
Profile
Galaxy42
no email
Profile
Mark2310
no email
Profile
bazforest
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Sheff W MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Stojkovic0%
Pereira0%
Mills0%
Mancienne0%
Lichaj0%
Grant0%
Cohen0%
Lansbury100%
Carayol0%
Vellios0%
Osborn0%
Sub - Kasami0%
Sub - Bendtner0%
Sub - Dumitru0%

League Table

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

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Sep 27 2016 7:45PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Bristol City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 14 2016 7:45PM : Birmingham City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Blackburn Rovers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 5:30PM : Cardiff City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Jimmy Gordon356
2.Apollyon321
3.the jock257
4.orbitalforest250
5.Our Kids Dad203
6.Calvin Plummer183
7.AdebolaCornflakes174
8.forestfaninvegas166
9.da fuq136
10.Pope John XXIII129