FEB 01] COVENTRY CITY NEWS
Hendry, Roussel, Palmer All Make For The Exit
years’ worth of footballer are leaving Highfield Road in a
Hendry has finally completed his move to Bolton Wanderers after
a successful loan period.
who wanted to leave after losing his place in the Coventry
line-up so he could try and prolong his international career.
Hendry falling out of favour with Gordon Strachan, Bolton boss
Sam Allardyce rates him highly.
has signed in time for the fifth round FA Cup clash with
Blackburn Rovers. The deal had been delayed because of a row
over a fee.
has now been agreed that the Bolton will play Coventry £500,000
if they win promotion to the Premier League.
Carlton Palmer – born two days before the 35-year-old Hendry
- is also on his way out, going to relegation threatened
Sheffield Wednesday on loan.
boss Peter Shreeves said:
worked with Carlton at Nottingham Forest, so I know what an
influential player he can be.
obviously made his name here before, so I'm sure this will be
a boost to everyone at Hillsborough."
the youngest of the trio Cedric Roussel, aged 23, is also close
to signing for Wolves after Coventry agreed a £1.53 million
Belgian striker who has fallen out of favour recently had been
reluctant to move down a division, but changed his mind after
speaking to new Wolves boss David Jones.