UK time is: 23:17:37
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Transfer Tattle: Villa to pip us to Upson?

It seems as if the early rumours of a move for Matthew Upson from cash strapped West Ham could be scuppered by the plans of high flying Aston Villa. With the Villains looking a shoo-in for European football next year and an exciting young squad, Upson`s price tag has miraculously shot up to 10m+, seemingly pricing out our current Credit Crunched Club.

That leaves ourselves looking at more cash friendly unproven options such as Madjid Bougherra and Chris Samba.




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:Sunday January 4 2009

Time: 11:14AM

Your Comments

Cant see Villa being interested in Upson, need strikers more than a centre half
villan from luton
My thoughts exactly. Cuellar, Davis, Laursen - all quality first teamers plus Zat Knight which would leave MO'N with some seriously difficult decisions over who to leave out.
BaldEagle
villa pip u to upson? u wernt gona get him anyway stop acting as if ur a big club and just concentrate on survival in premiership
Arsenal_1_Best
Arsenal_1_Best u been supporting Gooners for a couple years havent you. Stick to rugby mate
holte_ender8
Holte_Ender, He doesn't support Le Arse anymore. It's just he can't decide between Liverpool or Chelsea!
Reddi!
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Call Ups Cause Commotion (Thursday August 28 2014)

Ignore Loic Remy Talk (Thursday August 28 2014)

NUFC Cup Date At The Palace (Wednesday August 27 2014)

A Win But Must Do Better (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Ben Arfa Back But For How Long? (Monday August 25 2014)

Position Still Vacant At NUFC (Saturday August 23 2014)

Aston Villa v NUFC Team News (Saturday August 23 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. Toon_NoMatterWot 317
2. AMac 302
3. Rexn 221
4. OldLeazes 160
5. Wilco 134
6. officemonkey 110
7. billybobcat 90
8. nufc_carl88 81
9. vin1892 80
10. thecorner 73

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Aston Villa 0 - 0 Newcastle
Newcastle 0 - 2 Man City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Southampton 2 0 1 1 -1 1
15. Stoke 2 0 1 1 -1 1
16. Leicester City 2 0 1 1 -2 1
17. Newcastle 2 0 1 1 -2 1
18. Crystal Palace 2 0 0 2 -3 0
19. Burnley 2 0 0 2 -3 0
20. Q.P.R. 2 0 0 2 -5 0

Breaking League News

Revelry and Worry
Spurs : 29/08/2014 20:00:00
Fernando Torres Departure Confirmed
Chelsea : 29/08/2014 19:51:00
Weekly Rumour Mill- Sighs then Hooiveld and Keogh!
Burnley : 29/08/2014 19:38:00
Sunday's Test
Spurs : 29/08/2014 19:30:00
Bamford Joins Middlesbrough on Loan
Chelsea : 29/08/2014 18:35:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do you think NUFC will finish this season?
Suggested By:  Talk of the Tyne
Top 4%
Top 4 5%
Europa league places 27%
Mid table 54%
Relegated 10%