Date:Tuesday October 17 2006
Striker Tommy Mooney has rubbished rumours of a return to the County Ground after a meeting wtih Sir Seton Wills.
The former cult hero, who scored 20 goals for Swindon Town during the 2003/04 season and helped lead the club to the Division 2 (League One) playoffs, says he has no idea where all the rumours came from.
'I'm not aware of any talk about me going back to Swindon, In fact I'm in negotiations over a new deal at Wycombe. I'm very happy here.' Mooney said.
Mooney did reveal that he did have a meeting with Sir Seton Wills after his goal helped Wycombe draw 1-1 with Swindon at Adams Park earlier in the month.
'After the 1-1 draw in the league game, I was sitting in the dressing room, there was a knock on the door and in came Sir Seton and Mike Spearman (former chairman).
'They shook my hand and said some nice things even though I'd just stopped them getting three points.
'It's the first time I've ever had opposition officials come in like that. I appreciated it.'
As for the goal that broke the hearts of the Swindon Town fans Mooney would only reply with , 'I suppose it was scripted that I'd score that night wasn't it?'
Mooney left Swindon Town after the 2003/04 season after a contract dispute and joined bitter rivals Oxford United.
After his departure he has had a love/hate relationship with the Swindon fans and has since came out and said he should never had left Swindon Town and was close to coming back prior to last season according to Mooney.
Mooney had said he had spoken to then manager Andy King about a return but no agreement was reached.
I think most fans would be willing to forgive Mooney if he came back and scored another 20 goals for us, taking us back to League One, but in Mooney's own words it won't be happening soon.
Date:Tuesday October 17 2006
Ben Gladwin Joins Luongo At QPR (Thursday May 28 2015)
Massimo Luongo Completes QPR Move (Thursday May 28 2015)
Swindon's Wes Foderingham Speaking To Reading (Thursday May 28 2015)
Cameron Belford Signs For Wrexham (Wednesday May 27 2015)
Former Swindon Town Manager Andy King Dies (Wednesday May 27 2015)
Swindon's Ben Gladwin Having QPR Medical (Wednesday May 27 2015)
Cameron Belford Leaves Swindon Town (Tuesday May 26 2015)
Stephens & Turnbull Won't Return To Swindon (Tuesday May 26 2015)
Vital Swindon's Predicted Swindon Town Retained List (Tuesday May 26 2015)
George Barker Apparently Confirms Swindon Release (Tuesday May 26 2015)
|1. Bristol City||46||29||12||5||58||99|
|2. MK Dons||46||27||10||9||57||91|
|5. Sheff Utd||46||19||14||13||13||71|
|Former Birmingham Ace A Target?
» Walsall : 28/05/2015 23:16:01
|Walsh Signs Permanent Deal
» MK Dons : 28/05/2015 20:24:00
|Two Friendlies Already Confirmed
» MK Dons : 28/05/2015 20:19:01
|Ben Gladwin Joins Luongo At QPR
» Swindon : 28/05/2015 17:50:00
|Aston Villa Friendly Confirmed
» Walsall : 28/05/2015 17:00:01