UK time is: 20:45:10
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

From Boumsong to Bougherra

Following on from our signing of Jean Alain Boumsong, way back in the January of 2005, it looks like four years on another Rangers player could be beating the track down the M6 and over the A69 to Tyneside. Madjid Bougherra is the next centre half linked to Tyneside as Joe Kinnear steps up his campaign to bring strength in depth to our shallow squad.

A fee ranging from 2.5m to 3m is being suggested, with the Gers snuffling up Christophe Berra from Hearts as a replacement. Bougherra has played for Crewe and Sheffield Wednesday in his time in England.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Ross Molyneux Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday January 1 2009

Time: 9:15PM

Your Comments

Nowhere near a patch on Cuellar and Hutton for importance to the team or value given they went for multi million pound moves. Slightly injury prone but has had some good games, Whilst I cant see us taking a small profit on him, any money higher than 3M is a steal for us. As long as we dont go out and get Berra as a replacement... why dont you just go for berra instead?
FlippinEck
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Pardew in Stats (Thursday September 18 2014)

Good Luck Jonas (Thursday September 18 2014)

Aarons Blow Should Be No Loss (Tuesday September 16 2014)

What's The Point? (Monday September 15 2014)

The Shocking Truth (Sunday September 14 2014)

Southampton v NUFC Line Ups (Saturday September 13 2014)

Southampton v NUFC Match Review (Saturday September 13 2014)

Ashley's Statements. What Do They Mean? (Saturday September 13 2014)

Pardew Smugness Uncovers Truth (Friday September 12 2014)

Aarons Toon Career On Hold (Friday September 12 2014)

Archived Newcastle United Articles

List All TOTT Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. billybobcat 220
2. Toon_NoMatterWot 212
3. officemonkey 161
4. thecorner 127
5. BLACKBOB 27 95
6. kevinpie 92
7. Wilco 84
8. Finn_the_Dog 76
9. Rytoon 75
10. Rexn 69

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Stoke 4 1 1 2 -1 4
15. Sunderland 4 0 3 1 -1 3
16. Q.P.R. 4 1 0 3 -8 3
17. Crystal Palace 4 0 2 2 -3 2
18. Burnley 4 0 2 2 -3 2
19. WBA 4 0 2 2 -5 2
20. Newcastle 4 0 2 2 -6 2

Breaking League News

Cousillas - We Can Still Top The Group
Man City : 18/09/2014 20:28:00
Jepson Appointed To Coaching Staff
Crystal Palace : 18/09/2014 20:09:00
Lambert - Ron Remains A Doubt
Aston Villa : 18/09/2014 19:04:00
Guzan - Villa Park Will Be Rocking
Aston Villa : 18/09/2014 18:57:00
Juventus Interest Cooled!
Man Utd : 18/09/2014 18:27:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do you think NUFC will finish this season?
Suggested By:  Talk of the Tyne
Top 3%
Top 4 3%
Europa league places 19%
Mid table 48%
Relegated 27%