Crawley are claimed by the NLP to have bid £125,000 for York striker Richard Brodie.
In the Conference ex-Bulls Nick Chadwick and Lee Morris are 40/1 and 100/1 respectively to be top scorer. Favourite is Matt Tubbs at 8/1, with Richard Brodie and Tom Craddock 9/1
Crawley are reported to have offered York £275,000 for striker Richard Brodie before signing Peterboro striker Ben Wright.
The Crawley cash circus goes on, with news that they signed York striker Richard Brodie for a Conference record £275,000 with three minutes of the deadline to spare yesterday.
May 16th 2011:
Crawley boss Steve Evans says he is ready to let striker Richard Brodie go. The former York man cost a reported £275,000 but has been mainly used as a sub. Evans says one League Two side has made an approach.
Fleetwood have announced the signing of striker Richard Brodie on a 12 month loan deal from Crawley.
Crawley are claimed to have received £80,000 from Fleetwood for the services of striker Richard Brodie on loan for the season, according to the Crawley News.
April 25th 2012:
(Crawley manager Craig) Brewster will have Sergio Torres and Pablo Mills back from suspension, but one player who won't be featuring (against Hereford) is striker Richard Brodie. The forward cost a reported £275,000 and netted 12 times for the Conference champions in 10/11 but was farmed out on loan this season and doesn't look to be in their plans at all.
May 30th: (From an article by UK Phil looking back at Foyle's time at York)
We lost that final and I suspect, had we won it, Martin Foyle would still be in post as Manager of York City. We didn't, and in the following season Foyle resigned and still no-one knows why. It is suspected though that he felt the sale of Richard Brodie, who had scored 37 goals in the Play-Off season, right on deadline day had ruined any chance of promotion.
June 3rd: (from Danny Parslow)
"And the next year he got us playing really attacking football. He was brilliant for the strikers and Richard Brodie will be the first to tell you how important Martin has been for him.