Found July 01, 2013 on Soccerlens:
PLAYERS: Scott Carson
Wigan Agree Fee with Bursaspor for Scott Carson - originally posted on Soccerlens.comScott Carson, currently playing for Turkish side Bursaspor, looks set to sign for newly-relegated Championship side Wigan Athletic. The Lactics have reportedly agreed a fee with Bursaspor for the ex-West Brom goalkeeper – said to be around £700K. The 27-year old will fly back to England in the coming days to meet with Wigan Athletic representatives to agree personal terms. He made 70 appearances in his two years at Bursaspor, but has been keen on returning after a successful two seasons abroad. Carson signed for the Turkish outfit for £2M in 2011 from West Bromwich Albion. He had previously played for Leeds United, Liverpool, Sheffield Wednesday (loan), Charlton Athletic (loan), and Aston Villa (loan). Wigan manager Owen Coyle, formerly of Burnley and Bolton Wanderers, regards the Englishman as number one priority. The Lactics are in need of a goalkeeper after first-choice Ali Al-Habsi having to und...
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Bursaspor have confirmed that they are in talks with Wigan Athletic over former West Brom goalkeeper Scott Carson. The 27-year-old has been playing in Turkey for two years, but he is now wanting to head back to England because of family issues. Wigan are looking for goalkeeping cover after Joel Robles returned to Atletico Madrid and Ali Al Habsi is a doubt to start the season after...
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