Akinbiyi has been with the Clarets for less than a year but there has been speculation for some time that he could be a target, particularly from Sheffield United. Despite reports in some national newspapers though, we have not turned down a big offer for him.
Steve was very frustrated after Saturday’s defeat at
That will immediately point to Ade who would surely bring a bigger fee than the £600,000 we paid to bring him to the Turf from Stoke. But there’s no doubt that the manager would prefer to keep him and said, “We’re looking at the paper every day to see whether we are selling Ade. It’s not a big worry, it’s a pain in the ass.”
Steve went on to say, “