UK time is: 20:49:11
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Forde To Celtic Rumbles On

With rumours of goalkeeper David Forde being a target for Celtic in January rumbling on, the player himself says simply he's still under contract.

The suggestion of a move North surfaced recently with claims that Celtic manager Neil Lennon wanted to bring the Republic of Ireland international into Parkhead as a replacement for Fraser Forster.

As for the links himself, he told the Standard that he was very flattered to be linked with a move to a club like Celtic as it was 'amazing' especially as he grew up supporting the Hoops, so it's given him a great lift.

'Steve Lomas has said he wants me to stay, I am under contract and until anything changes I will continue to do my best for Millwall.'

These rumours will only get pacier as we head towards January because the keeper is obviously out of contract in the summer, so even if something doesn't happen in January such as a fee not being agreed, he can sign a pre contract for next summer anyway, so should Celtic come in, the club have an important decision to make.

This is something that John Berylson has already addressed, admitting that talks have been held already about extending his contract, but with the emergence of Celtic into the picture, it does change everything.

Berylson said that he is powerless to stop another club offered David more money than Millwall can, because there is only a certain figure they can offer, and whilst that means he's well paid with us, it wouldn't be a patch on what somebody like Celtic could offer him.

It's going to be a case of wait and see, and hopefully Celtic's interest is press fed and nothing more.

Vital Millwall on: facebook

Vital Millwall on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate




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: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday November 22 2013

Time: 2:49PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Millwall Articles

Stats: Rotherham v Millwall (Saturday February 28 2015)

More Injury Worries For Holloway (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Holloway Demands Instant Response (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Martin Set For Specialist Visit (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Stats: Millwall v Sheff W (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Dunne - Millwall Are United (Monday February 23 2015)

Chaplow Moves To Ipswich For A Month (Monday February 23 2015)

Archived Millwall Articles

List All Millwall Online 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
18. Reading 34 11 7 16 -16 40
19. Fulham 34 11 6 17 -12 39
20. Brighton 34 8 13 13 -5 37
21. Rotherham 34 8 13 13 -16 37
22. Millwall 34 7 10 17 -23 31
23. Wigan 34 6 10 18 -16 28
24. Blackpool 34 4 10 20 -39 22

Breaking League News

Slav Calls On Fans
Watford : 01/03/2015 20:25:00
McClaren Disappointed With Fulham Performance
Derby County : 01/03/2015 20:24:00
Emotional & Embarrassing Return For Powell
Charlton : 01/03/2015 20:07:00
Luzon - Huddersfield Performance Was The Standard
Charlton : 01/03/2015 20:01:00
LUFC Leeds Loan Watch - Bad week for Tonge
Leeds Utd : 01/03/2015 19:33:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Rotherham MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Forde 50%
Abdou 0%
Dunne 0%
Hooiveld 0%
Harding 0%
Williams 0%
Tonge 0%
Woolford 50%
Fabbrini 0%
Taylor-Fletcher 0%
Gregory 0%
Sub - Fuller 0%
Sub - O'Brien 0%
Sub - Upson 0%