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Fulham - Bullard Sensation?

Fulham - Bullard Sensation?

Rumours of Jimmy Bullard wanting a contract extension have been rife for months.

In fact, we`ve more or less accepted, as has Jimmy apparently, that this matter will not be settled for many a month yet.

But, now it seems that the contract unrest was instigated by Jimmy`s agent when Fabio Capello called him up for the England squad.

This would appear to be confirmed in a few quotes, from Roy Hodgson, that are now circulating amongst various news feeds on the internet.

See below,

'When Jimmy made the England squad his agent was very quick, as agents are, to fly forward and say 'my boy is in the squad - I want to tear up that contract and renegotiate."

'But the club wasn't keen to do it, and I've got to say that I'm on the side of the club in this economic time."

'It's very difficult to predict what will happen four years down the line at the moment."

'We've got a player; we were asked by the chief executive to hold fire and assess it - and I've got to say that as far as Jimmy is concerned, it's not been a topic of discussion between us."


So it brings us back to that age old question, are the club right or are the club wrong?



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

Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Saturday November 8 2008
Time: 6:56PM

Comments

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Just give him the contract now and then it's all sorted!
Al Billy
08/11/2008 19:06:00
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y not give him a contract
sdavies25
09/11/2008 00:19:00
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i think the club is right jimmy agreed the terms on his original contract why now should he be offered a better longer deal with more money, as much as i like jimmy his form so far this season has been very average
dan the man
09/11/2008 05:29:00
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never heard of the credit crunch - banks are careful now - no credit for footy clubs like before!
Putney
10/11/2008 19:25:00
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