Wednesday, July 08, 2009
Tykes wait for Reds reply on Hammill | Liverpool | English Premier League | Football News from TEAMtalk
Barnsley manager Simon Davey has made a bid for highly-rated Liverpool winger Adam Hammill, but is yet to receive an answer from the Reds.
The Anfield academy graduate spent the final two and a half months of last season on loan at Oakwell after a spell at Blackpool earlier in the campaign.
Davey is keen to sign him on a permanent basis but revealed that Liverpool are currently assessing Hammill before making any decision on his future.
Davey told the club's official website: 'We have made an offer for Adam and were told that Liverpool wanted to have a look at him through pre-season.
'Our offer is still on the table but we cannot just wait around and we have to make sure we have other targets in mind if that answer is a negative one.
'On the other hand it is not going to blow our budget if we get the right answer on Adam two days before the start of the season.'"
Posted by Richard Stone at 8:55 am