UK time is: 00:52:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Hutchings angry over Deeney drama

Manager Chris Hutchings has spoken out today at his discontent of Deeney's handling of his exit of the Banks's Stadium.

On Monday, Deeney gave interviews over the rejected bids for him and speculated that he had already handed in a transfer request, but no official request was handed in to the club until Tuesday afternoon.

In addition, the request did not come from the striker directly, instead by his agents, and Hutchings feels he should of discussed it with him before.

Speaking to the Express and Star, he said: 'I found it quite strange that he hasn`t knocked on my door and said 'I`ll be handing a transfer request in.'

"It remains behind closed doors if we talk to him but it was disappointing." He said.

Hutchings also stated that Walsall has done nothing wrong in the dealings of the bids, which is at odds of Deeney's comments that the club have not handled it in 'a mature and professional manner.' (As reported on Vital Walsall, Mon 2 Aug)

"What we have done is keep him informed, a club has made offers and they`ve been rejected.' He added to the Express and Star.

This leaves a dilemma for Hutchings, as to whether he plays in the season opener against MK Dons on Saturday.

Hutchings continued: '"If he`s employed by this football club, yes. He has trained hard and if nothing has happened he will be available for the games.'

So what do you make of the Banks's drama? Have your say in the forum!














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: Robyn Richards  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday August 5 2010

Time: 3:57PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Walsall Articles

Craig Fagan On Trial (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Fans Turn Up The Heat On Smith (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Crawley 1-0 Walsall - Report (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Crawley v Walsall - Preview (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Keeping Butler Was Too Expensive (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Butler Returns To Sheffield United (Monday October 20 2014)

Michael Cain Signs On Loan (Monday October 20 2014)

The Guest Blog - Season 2, Episode 10 (Sunday October 19 2014)

Walsall 0-1 Crewe Alexandra (Saturday October 18 2014)

Archived Walsall Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. john baker 6

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Walsall 0 - 0 Bradford
Walsall 3 - 1 Preston
Walsall 0 - 1 Crewe
Scunthorpe 2 - 1 Walsall
Port Vale 1 - 1 Walsall
Oldham 2 - 1 Walsall

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Port Vale 14 3 4 7 -6 13
19. Gillingham 14 3 4 7 -7 13
20. Coventry 14 3 4 7 -8 13
21. Yeovil 14 3 4 7 -11 13
22. Crewe 14 4 1 9 -18 13
23. Walsall 14 2 6 6 -4 12
24. Scunthorpe 14 3 3 8 -11 12

Breaking League News

Preston : 22/10/2014 22:30:00
Gillingham : 22/10/2014 22:25:00
Colchester : 22/10/2014 22:16:00
Bradford : 22/10/2014 22:08:00
Peterborough : 22/10/2014 21:33:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who is the best keeper we have had since Jimmy Walker?
Suggested By:  
Clayton Ince 17%
Richard O'Donnell 83%
Other 0%