Holt wanted by Melbourne Heart

  • Last Updated: May 31 2013, 16:22 BST

The CEO of Australian A-League side Melbourne Heart says his club are chasing the signing of Norwich City striker Grant Holt.

Grant Holt: A target for Melbourne Heart

Grant Holt

16. Grant Holt

Title Number
Appearances 9 (2)
Goals 2
Assists 3
Yellows 1
Reds 0
*Current Season

Heart had tried to bring in the 32-year old in January but were put off by Norwich's asking price and Holt went on to net eight Premier League goals.

The pending arrival of Sporting Lisbon striker Ricky van Wolfswinkel means that Holt is likely to fall further down the pecking order at Carrow Road and Heart's CEO Scott Munn says they are still interested in his signature.

"We made an approach and we always knew that it would be made public and that with him being contracted for two more years it might be complicated," said Munn.

"We haven't closed the door on it as yet and will be pursuing it."


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