Ian Holloway: 'Matt Phillips is not for sale'

Holloway: 'Phillips is not for sale'
© PA Photos
Blackpool manager Ian Holloway issues a warning to other clubs insisting that Matt Phillips is not for sale.

Blackpool manager Ian Holloway has insisted that he has no intention of selling winger Matt Phillips.

The 20-year-old has been heavily linked with a move away from Bloomfield Road this month, with a number of Premier League clubs said to be monitoring his situation.

His stock rose even higher this afternoon when he struck a hattrick against Fleetwood Town in the FA Cup.

However, Holloway has revealed that Blackpool have no reason to part with the former Wycombe Wanderers midfielder.

"People will be looking at Phillips now but we've got him and if you're a top five club, come and try and offer a lot of money for him," said Holloway.

"Why not sit and play in a team instead of rotting in someone's reserves and never getting a look in?

"At the end of the day we've got in a situation where we don't have to sell anyone."

Phillips joined the Tangerines in 2010.

Jason Puncheon
Read Next:
Blackpool want Puncheon back
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Premier League
Championship
La Liga
Bundesliga
Ligue 1
League One
League Two
National League
Scottish Cup
Scottish League One
Scottish League Two
Segunda Division
Serie B
Ligue 2
Australian A-League
Belgian Pro League
Greek Superleague
Indian I-League
Liga MX
Eredivisie
Primeira Liga
Turkish Super Lig
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Wigan AthleticWigan27186353134060
2Blackburn RoversBlackburn27167450252555
3Shrewsbury TownShrewsbury27167436201655
4Scunthorpe UnitedScunthorpe28148639261350
5Bradford CityBradford28153104439548
6Charlton AthleticCharlton2813783733446
7Rotherham UnitedRotherham281351046361044
8Peterborough UnitedPeterborough2812794637943
9Portsmouth28133123432242
10Oxford UnitedOxford Utd29108114443138
11Gillingham2891093231137
12Doncaster RoversDoncaster2899103231136
13Fleetwood Town28106123943-436
14Bristol Rovers28113143944-536
15Plymouth ArgylePlymouth2998123138-735
16Walsall2789103438-433
17Blackpool2989123440-633
18Southend UnitedSouthend2988133247-1532
19Northampton TownNorthampton2995152749-2232
20AFC Wimbledon2787122431-731
21MK Dons2879122940-1130
22Oldham AthleticOldham2978144053-1329
23Rochdale27411122637-1123
24Bury2855182143-2220
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand