Next Game

Hibernian v Alloa

Saturday, 25 April 2015, 15:00

Scots Champ

Last Game

Livingston 1 - 3 Hibernian

Wednesday, 22 April 2015, 19:45

Scots Champ

Malpas: No done deal on Terry

Inverness Caley assistant boss Maurice Malpas has hinted compensation may be a key issue in Hibernian's proposed deal to appoint Terry Butcher.

Last Updated: 09/11/13 at 19:33 Post Comment

Maurice malpas believes compensation may be key to Terry Butcher joining Hibs

Maurice malpas believes compensation may be key to Terry Butcher joining Hibs

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

The Caley Thistle manager did not take any part in the game between the two teams on Saturday after speaking to Hibs in midweek.

Speaking after Caley's 2-0 victory at Easter Road, Malpas insists no deal has been struck as yet and that he is unsure what his own future holds.

Butcher's long-time assistant said: "People are assuming I'm involved in this. I'm not involved in this at all.

"Terry has spoken to Hibs. Hibs are speaking to our club. Maurice Malpas has never been mentioned.

"My job was to take the team today. I'm sure if it had been any other game Terry would have taken the team but nobody felt comfortable.

"I would expect, when Terry makes his mind up, that I will get involved some way, whether that's "You're not coming" or "Do you want to come?" or whatever.

"There are the three parties. You've got the two clubs and Terry. Everybody tells me it's done and dusted but Terry tells me otherwise.

"The two clubs are obviously talking about compensation. Until that bit gets decided, I don't have a decision to make.

"I think everybody knows, if they get everything done, he probably would come here."

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

I

t's why Mourinho is so successful. He gives players a specific, limited set of functions to perform. They are but a cog in a machine. Do no more, do no less. I assume he learnt it from LvG :)

red_devil83
Fellaini Has Politely Become Undroppable

I

really hope that someone in the mainstream media spots that the Bayern manager played for and managed Barcelona quite well, and thinks to mention it in the build up. That would be really interesting.

megabrow (cufc)
Barcelona to face Bayern

Y

our gob says one thing, Brendan, the results say something else.

balls-to-monty
Rodgers bullish over Anfield future

Footer 365

Jose Mourinho hits back at Arsene Wenger ahead of showdown

Jose Mourinho has retaliated after Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger questioned Chelsea's defensive approach.

Southampton 2-2 Tottenham: Graziano Pelle nets double in entertaining draw

Graziano Pelle scored twice for Southampton but Tottenham fought back to earn a 2-2 Premier League draw at St Mary's.

Brighton 0 Watford 2: Troy Deeney and Matej Vydra goals puts Watford on brink

Watford moved to within touching distance of promotion to the Premier League after a 2-0 victory at Brighton.

Mail Box

Chelsea Millions Should Buy Better...

For the money they have spent, Chelsea should be playing like the Harlem Globetrotters rather than Atletico. We have mails on Cesc, Brendan Rodgers and...

Brendan Rodgers Is David Cameron...

Rodgers is compared to the Prime Minister, insomuch as he has a right to peddle bulls**t, apparently. Plus why comparing Arsene Wenger to Diego Simeone is a mug's game...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company