Text  Larger | Smaller | Default

NewsNow

Clark denies Morrison rift


Filed: Thursday, 11th October 2012
By: Staff Writer


Birmingham manager Lee Clark has rubbished rumours suggesting that he wanted to send Ravel Morrison back to West Ham.

The 19-year-old midfielder is currently on loan with the Blues for the season having made just one substitute appearance for West Ham since moving to east London from Manchester United in January of this year.

Earlier in the week, reports suggesting that Clark wanted rid of the teenager emerged - reports that, according to both Morrison and the City boss, are wide of the mark.

Speaking to deny that he wanted to out Morrison, Clark told the Birmingham Mail: "I have had a good chat with Ravel this week and he knows where he wants to be and he knows how he’s got to get there.

"We brought him in because he’s a talented young man but there’s more than talent that gets you in the team. Ravel understands that and he’s going to be working extremely hard over the coming weeks to get that sorted."

Morrison - who claimed on Tuesday that he was "having a good time at BCFC" - has not appeared for Birmingham's first team since the opening day of the season.



Related News

   arrow   McDonald on... Sampdoria [11th Aug 2014]
   arrow   Fool me twice? [8th Aug 2014]
   arrow   Ravel Morrison case goes to Crown Court [7th Aug 2014]
   arrow   Ravel Morrison released on bail [4th Aug 2014]
   arrow   Morrison remanded in custody [31st Jul 2014]
   arrow   Ravel Morrison facing assault charge [31st Jul 2014]
   arrow   Sam on Ravel [30th Jul 2014]
   arrow   #AskDS: in summary [25th Jul 2014]
   arrow   Sullivan and Big Sam set for Ravel showdown [25th Jul 2014]
   arrow   Enner Valencia and Islam Slimani top West Ham hit list [1st Jul 2014]


Your Comments


comments powered by Disqus
 
News Image




On This Day ...

One Year Ago
Free football this Friday
West Ham United's Under 21s take on Tottenham Hotspur at the Boleyn Ground ...more
Three Years Ago
Loan watch: week three
Olly Lee was the only Hammers loanee to enjoy the sweet taste of victory on a busy day in the Footba...more
Five Years Ago
Hammers make improved offer
West Ham are understood to have made an increased offer for Moroccan striker Marouane Chamakh. ...more