QPR Boss Ignites New Bung Scandal; Holloway: I Was Offered [Pounds Sterling]30,000
THE Football Association are set to interview Queens Park Rangers manager Ian Holloway over his claim that he was offered, and rejected, a [pounds sterling]30,000 bung from an agent.
Luton manager Mike Newell met FA officials this week after allegations over 'bungs' being offered during transfer talks and now Holloway has spoken out to detail how he was offered money by an agent to push through a free transfer.
Holloway said: "There are agents out there with whacking great wheelbarrows who say, 'Fill that up with money'.
"I thought I was getting a certain player on a free transfer.
His agent then came back to me and said 'my fee is this amount and …
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Publication information: Article title: QPR Boss Ignites New Bung Scandal; Holloway: I Was Offered [Pounds Sterling]30,000. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Evening Standard (London, England). Publication date: January 20, 2006. Page number: 72. © Not available. COPYRIGHT 2006 Gale Group.
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