'James has two more years left on his contract and is very much part of our plans for next season and beyond'

James Collins celebrates one of his goals last season.
James Collins celebrates one of his goals last season.

Crawley Town have said striker James Collins is 'very much part of our plans'.

It was reported today that the club have turned down two six-figure transfer bids from Luton Town and Coventry.

Crawley Town: "The club’s policy is not to comment on speculation regarding our players or potential transfer targets.

"With regard to James Collins, he is a valuable member of our squad who played a big part for us last season, not least with his goal-scoring prowess.

"James has two more years left on his contract and is very much part of our plans for next season and beyond."