Trembling hopes to sign new players next week

Published Add your comment

Football News

Executive chairman Peter Trembling wants to get Notts County's transfer embargo lifted by next week in order to bolster the club's promotion prospects with new signings.

The Football League imposed the embargo after County's parent company Blenheim 1862 was served with a winding-up order from HM Revenue and Customs over a six-figure tax debt. Trembling is in "advanced talks'' with three prospective investors - one party is believed to be Norwegian telecommunications giant Ludo - and is confident of brokering a deal with one of them by next week.

"As soon as we have paid that debt and satisfied the Football League it has been cleared, then the embargo will be lifted. And it is important we get it resolved next week. If we get serious investors over the line next week we have a target of five or six players we would look to bring in, maybe not all of them but four to strengthen the squad immediately," said Trembling.

That investment would see the debt paid and the transfer embargo subsequently lifted enabling the club, who are fifth in League Two, to sign players.

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

League Two
Notts County

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again