Jones hopes for Davies deal
Dave Jones believes it would be ‘fantastic’ if Sheffield
Wednesday can win the race to sign veteran striker Kevin
Former England international Davies is looking for a new club
after being released by Bolton Wanderers at the end of last
A reunion with Owen Coyle at Wigan Athletic has been ruled out,
but fellow Championship clubs Blackpool, Burnley and Millwall have
been linked with an offer.
Davies has spoken to Jones about a possible deal at Hillsborough
and the boyhood Sheffield United fan previously confirmed he is
open to the prospect of joining the Owls.
Jones is waiting to see how the situation develops, but the Owls
boss would relish the chance to have the 36-year-old in his squad
“At the moment we’re keeping all our options open,” said Jones
in the Sheffield Star.
“We’re just waiting on certain things and for the chairman’s
green light on one or two other things, then we can move and if
that involves Kevin Davies it will be fantastic, because he’s a
quality player, a senior player, and he’d be good on and off the
“But no decision has been made yet; the chairman is away at the
moment, we’re in Burton; when we come back we’ll get our heads
together and see where we are.”