Steve Morison targets top flight after Millwall reject Norwich City offers
Norwich City transfer target Steve Morison has confirmed that he only has eyes for the Premier League.
The 27-year-old Millwall striker confirmed over the weekend that he had been the subject of two transfer bids from the Premier League new boys, prompting him to put in an official transfer request.
And though the Canaries landed a striker on Friday, when they agreed a deal with Everton - believed to be for a fee in excess of �1.5m - for James Vaughan, it hasn't dulled Morison's determination to find himself a top flight club sooner rather than later.
Since signing from non-league Stevenage Borough in July 2009, Morison has scored 40 goals in two seasons at Millwall, but the Lions narrowly missed out on a Championship play-off place this year, finishing ninth.
The man who won his seventh Welsh cap in their 2-0 Carling Nations Cup win over Northern Ireland on Friday, has two years to run on his Millwall contract after signing a new deal at The Den in February.
But he now feels it is time to leave the New Den, saying:'Norwich have made a couple of bids that have been turned down so I've done what I've done,' Morison told the BBC. 'I want to play in the Premier League, I might not get another opportunity.'
'The Premier League is where everyone wants to play and I want to try to take it if they let me,' said Morison. 'I have put in a transfer request and we'll see what happens, it is out of my hands now.'
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