Date: 8th September 2006 at 8:35pm
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Pompey have claimed (Peter Storrie) that we had a six million bid for Defoe rejected. Peter Storrie told the Sun newspaper;

‘We put in a bid of £6m for Defoe and it was rejected,’ said Storrie.

‘He wanted to come and that shows we are a club moving in the right direction.’


Although this is nice to hear, a six million bid for Defoe was unlikely to be accepted! Lets face it, Emile Hesky went for about that. Pompey where obviously interested in the player but these latest claims are likely to upset Tottenham.

Is this a move by Pompey to upset the player before swooping for him in January?