Pulis rules out midfielder deal

Last Updated: Mon, 16 Jun 2014 08:34
Crystal%20Palace

Tony Pulis has no intention of selling Jonny Williams to Swansea and says the midfielder has to prove himself with Crystal Palace.

The Wales international has struggled to break into the Eagles' first team and spent the second half of last season on loan at Ipswich, where he caught the eye of several rival clubs.

Swansea are one of them and rumours have refused to go away suggesting he could be on his way to the Liberty Stadium. Williams would fit in with Swansea's style of play and he has hinted he would be interested in a move if an approach was made.

Wales boss Chris Coleman has also said the move would make sense, but Pulis has other ideas and insists the player is going nowhere.

"Jonny is a Crystal Palace player until deemed otherwise," Pulis revealed. "He's one player that there is always going to be speculation about that he could be going - you are never going to take that out of the game. If people want to talk about it, then they will talk about it.

"But Jonny comes back at the same time as the rest of the players. It is his responsibility to come back and do as well as he possibly can to get back in the team.

"He is a great lad and has got the potential - that is the word to use. He has got to fulfill that potential."

Have you an opinion on this story? Put your money where your mouth is and claim a free £25 bet.

Related news

Speroni still waiting for apology

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:12

Warnock waiting on Dann

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:17

McArthur facing fitness fight

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:11

Parish opens up on takeover talk

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:13

Palace target Doncaster starlet

Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:16

Warnock cool with takeover talk

Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:01

Parish cools takeover talk

Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:22

Double blow for Palace

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:52

Palace battling for Senegal star

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:20

Eagles wait on key duo

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:47
 
© eatsleepsport.com 2010