Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Sporting ExcitementSporting Excitement

Premier League

Blackburn slap whopping £25m price tag on West Ham target Adam Armstrong despite striker being free agent in 2022

BLACKBURN ROVERS want a stunning £25million for striker Adam Armstrong — in a shock for West Ham and his other admirers.

The 20-goal Ewood Park hotshot, 24, may move to the Premier League this summer and Hammers boss David Moyes leads the hunt.

Blackburn want £25m for Adam Armstrong despite the fact he’ll be a free agent in 2022

Rovers think they can justify the price due to Championship goalscorers previously moving for similar sky-high numbers — like £28m Ollie Watkins, who left Brentford for Aston Villa back in September.

But Armstrong’s value is affected by the fact he is a FREE agent in 2022.

Blackburn need to demand a huge sum as Newcastle United are due a hefty 40 per cent of the profit.

Moyes has been doing personal checks on Armstrong as he steps up his chase — but his West Ham will not get him for the £10m they had hoped to shell out.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Meanwhile, Carlisle are cheering every time Dean Henderson plays for Manchester United — and counting the cash.

The League Two outfit sold keeper Henderson to United at the age of 14 and pick up £10,000 whenever he is picked.

Until now the keeper has mainly been sent on loan — Carlisle got nothing for that.

And if he moves on, they will grab an even bigger pay-day because the Cumbrians come in for five per cent of any sale.

FREE BETS: GET OVER £2,000 IN SIGN UP OFFERS HERE

Carlisle receive £10,000 every time Dean Henderson plays for Man Utd

Elsewhere, Rangers and Celtic plan to BUY slots in the Scottish League for their Under-21 sides — a move that will send shivers through clubs in England.

The Old Firm want to join an extended League Two and pay around £1.5million each for the membership.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

That cash windfall may get the vote from hard-up clubs who will be asked to back the proposal.

But lower league EFL clubs are worried Premier League clubs could plan a similar venture in England. 

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Advertisement
Advertisement

Latest

Tennis

FORMER Wimbledon champ Pat Cash has accused superbrat Nick Kyrgios of bringing tennis “to the lowest level” with his “cheating, manipulation and abuse.” Kyrgios...

Tennis

HE is the only Brit still in the running, smashing and volleying for a Wimbledon singles victory next weekend – but you would never...

Golf

TIGER WOODS’ chances of playing in the Open next week look grim, after he was forced to use a buggy on his return to...

Cricket

JOE ROOT and Jonny Bairstow left England dreaming of their most remarkable feat even of this remarkable summer.  It would have been unbelievable just...

Boxing

TYSON FURY was spotted at a Liverpool pub last weekend without his top on. The WBC heavyweight champion is currently living his best life...

Boxing

THE war of words between Saul Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin has intensified ahead of their September trilogy bout. Mexican star Canelo, 31, returns to...

Advertisement
Advertisement

Facebook