Rotherham set to end interest in AFC Wimbledon star

14:48 18 May 2012

Wimbledon

Wimbledon's Jack Midson celebrates scoring the first goal during the npower Football League Two match at the Cherry Red Records Fans' Stadium Kingsmeadow in London.

PA Archive/Press Association Images

Steve Evans will not pursue his interest in Jack Midson

Rotherham United manager Steve Evans has admitted that the club are set to end their interest in AFC Wimbledon star Jack Midson.

The Millers had a bid for the striker turned down on Wednesday and Evans says the Dons’ valuation was higher than what he was prepared to offer.

“Jack is a good striker and he has always been a thorn in our sides when he’s played against us,” Evans told the Rotherham official site.

“I spoke to Terry Brown, who spoke to his Chairman, and as he always does with me whether it is Crawley or Rotherham he refuses our offer.

“Terry came back to me and said that they wanted a certain figure, and to be fair I think the deal is now dead.

“The figure they have indicated they would be willing to sell Midson for is beyond where I would value him.”


Live Blog Transfer Window Live July 28

 

Sign up for our news alerts today!

Our editors' picks for the day's top news delivered to your inbox or phone.

Sign up for email alerts Sign up for mobile alerts
1
2 3 4 5 6
7

Latest football news

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Pedro Rodriguez of FC Barcelona (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

It is set to be another busy week in the capital and here are Tuesday’s main transfer stories from around the web.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Transfer Window Live

Check out all of today’s top transfer stories from around London and scroll down to interact with our reporters.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Saido Berahino in action for England Under-21s. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

West Brom have confirmed there has not been a bid from Tottenham for forward Saido Berahino.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Erik Lamela of Spurs looks set to be on his way out of the club. (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

Tottenham have agreed to loan Erik Lamela to Porto, according to reports in Portugal.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
An action shot as Eden Hazard scores for the Blues to make it 3-2 but Red Bulls sealed the win just two minutes later. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Chelsea are the favourites to lift the Premier League title next season but will you be backing the treble at 100/1?

What is this?

Near You Now

Don't Miss...

Competitions

Take in the stunning sites of London from the summit of the O2!

Up at The O2 has teamed up with London24 to give one lucky reader the chance to experience urban mountaineering this summer with an exhilarating 90-minute climb across the roof of one of London’s most iconic landmarks.

Read more
Terrific tea, creamy cakes and splendid sandwiches at Mews of Mayfair.

Celebrate a truly quintessentially British tradition with the chance of winning a luxurious Afternoon Tea for two people at Mews of Mayfair, complete with a glass of Veuve Clicquot champagne.

Read more
Get up close and personal to this global phenomenon!

Following a sell-out 2014 run, the global phenomenon that is Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games is back in London, running at the Dominion Theatre in the heart of the West End until 5th September 2015.

Read more