BBC Sport
Skip to main contentAccess keys helpA-Z index

[an error occurred while processing this directive]
| Help

---------------
---------------
CHOOSE A SPORT
 
RELATED BBC SITES
Last Updated: Sunday, 30 January, 2005, 11:46 GMT
Mannus is possible Everton target
Linfield's Alan Mannus
Linfield's Alan Mannus has been linked with a move to Everton
Linfield's highly-rated goalkeeper Alan Mannus could be a transfer target for English Premiership club Everton.

Mannus, who has one Northern Ireland cap, is reported to have impressed coaches at the Merseyside club after being invited to attend training.

Former England keeper Chris Woods, on the Everton coaching staff, said he felt the Blues star had the ability to make it as a full-time professional.

But Mannus did not want to speculate on whether a move was likely.

The 22-year-old from Carryduff had an outstanding 2003-04 season, helping Linfield capture the Irish League championship.

He caught the eye of Northern Ireland international boss Lawrie Sanchez who called him up as a late replacement for the Carribean tour in June, brining him on as a substitute against Trinidad and Tobago.




SEE ALSO
Mannus wants more success
20 Sep 04 |  Irish


RELATED INTERNET LINKS:
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites


E-mail services | Sport on mobiles/PDAs

MMIX

Back to top

Sport Homepage | Football | Cricket | Rugby Union | Rugby League | Tennis | Golf | Motorsport | Boxing | Athletics | Snooker | Horse Racing | Cycling | Disability sport | Olympics 2012 | Sport Relief | Other sport...

BBC Sport Academy >> | BBC News >> | BBC Weather >>
About the BBC | News sources | Privacy & Cookies Policy | Contact us
banner watch listen bbc sport