Vital Football

Latest Swindon Town News

Town Confirm Leon Clarke Interest

Town Confirm Leon Clarke Interest

Swindon Town interim chairman Jeremy Wray has confirmed that the club have received a few offers for out of favour striker Leon Clarke.

Some fans had stated they had seen Clarke at Town`s FA Cup second round clash with Colchester in with the Swindon Fans which had some fans speculating that Clarke had kissed and made up with Paolo Di Canio.

Those rumours soon ended after Di Canio said he didn`t want Clarke back and hoped that he went back to Chesterfield last week.

Among the clubs vying to sign Clarke are Chesterfield where Clarke recently had a decent loan spell before returning to the County Ground on Monday. Chesterfield boss John Sheridan has made no secret of his desire to bring Clarke back to the B2Net Stadium.

Town are hoping for a permanent deal so Paolo Di Canio can use Clarke`s wages towards the targets he hopes to sign in January although the club will happily allow Clarke to leave on loan once again should the club who take him on loan pay a sizeable chunk of the misfit strikers wages.



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

Writer:Shaun Calderwood
Date:Tuesday December 13 2011
Time: 4:22PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Swindon Town Articles

Accrington v Swindon - Postponed (9/12/17)

Accrington Stanley were due to be at the Crown Ground as the hosts to Swindon Town for the latest league match today.

Storm Caroline To Disrupt Weekend Action?

Fans are being urged to pay attention to the weather reports this weekend with parts of the United Kingdom set for snow.

League 2 PFA Player Of The Month Vote (Nov)

It's that time of the month again where Vital Football readers can help decide last month's PFA Player of the Month Award for League Two.

More Reliable Than A League 2 Octopus? (4/12/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final League Two positions for the season of 2017/18.

Archived Vital Swindon Articles

Vital Swindon articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Swindon
Write For Vital Swindon
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where do you think Swindon Town will finish in 2016/17?
Suggested By:
Champions14%
Playoffs20%
Mid Table24%
Relegated41%
Don't Know1%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Swindon Town Results (view all)

Swindon Town Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football