Select a Team

Prev Game: Capital One Cup Tue 25th Aug

prev game - Carlisle United
team 1 score team 2
QPR 1 - 2 Carlisle

Next Game: Sky Bet League 2 Sat 29th Aug

next game - Carlisle United
team 1 score team 2
Hartlepool 15:00 Carlisle

Taiwo competition hots up

Cumbrians face battle to keep hold of Chelsea starlet

Last Updated: 04/01/10 5:57pm

  • Share:
Taiwo: Has impressed on-loan

Taiwo: Has impressed on-loan

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Skysports.com understands Carlisle could be gazumped in their bid to land loan star Tom Taiwo on a permanent basis from Chelsea.

The 19-year-old midfielder impressed during the first half of the campaign on-loan at Brunton Park, with the League One outfit having agreed a deal with Chelsea to take the player on a permanent contract.

Carlisle are waiting on Taiwo to confirm whether he is ready quit the capital for Cumbria, but now face competition from elsewhere.

Skysports.com has learnt Championship duo Barnsley and Plymouth, along with League One promotion candidates Charlton, had representatives at the FA Cup game with Everton on Saturday.

Taiwo impressed in Carlisle's midfield as they went down 3-1 at Goodison Park despite a valiant effort and his efforts have clearly caught the eye of other clubs.

  • Share:

Related

Related Profiles

Most Popular

Features

FL72 Podcast

FL72 Podcast

Teddy Sheringham, Chris Wood and Justin Edinburgh are among the guests for this week's FL72 Podcast from Sky Sports.

FL72 Podcast

FL72 Podcast

Karl Robinson, Kenny Jackett and Ian Hollloway feature on the new FL72 Podcast.

FL72 talking points

FL72 talking points

There were goals, shocks and an act of sportsmanship on the Football League opening day...