Brugge eye Kruys
By Gerrit van Leeuwen
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Club Brugge have pinpointed Ricky Kruys as the man to replace Timmy Simons.Belgian side Club Brugge have pinpointed Ricky Kruys as the man to fill the void left by Timmy Simons' departure.
Simons' move to PSV Eindhoven this week has left Brugge with money burning a hole in their pockets and they have trained their sights on Kruys as their preferred candidate to fill the midfield enforcer's role.
The Utrecht man caught the eye during the Fifa Youth World Cup this summer and Brugge are ready to test his club's resolve with a bid in the region of é¼3.5 million.
Utrecht are in no rush to cash in on Kruys, as he is under contract until 2009, but a sizeable offer could tempt them to push through a deal.