Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Legal Eagle: Xisco No-go

Legal Eagle: Xisco No-go

With January`s transfer policy seemingly hinging on a sell to buy policy, the club were today dealt a blow by the news that Xisco is unlikely to be flogged back to Spain without a special FIFA mandate. Today a FIFA spokesman outlined that only exceptional circumstances would allow the former Deportivo man to be hawked over to Espana. The rules state:

FIFA spokesman said: 'Players maybe registered for a maximum of three clubs in one season, but during that period they can only play official matches for two clubs. The exceptions are for players moving between associations where the seasons do not run at the same time, such as South America or Norway for example.'



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

Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Tuesday January 6 2009
Time: 6:45PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Newcastle United Articles

All About The Numbers At NUFC

The player cull needs to start fairly sharpish....

Newcastle Bolster Attack

Hopefully this deal isn't the last.

Transfer Windows To End Early?

The Premier League and the EFL will both be seeking thoughts from member clubs on whether or not to close the summer transfer window before the season kicks off in coming years.

Newcastle Defenders Escape Serious Injury

Newcastle revealed an update today on defenders Florian Lejeune and Paul Dummett

Archived TOTT Articles

TOTT articles from

Site Journalists

TNMW
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How Many Players Do NUFC Need To Survive Next Season?
Suggested By: Talk of the Tyne
None4%
1-38%
4 or 539%
6 or 735%
More than 714%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Newcastle United Results (view all)

Newcastle United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.CuckFan127
2.Toon_NoMatterWot76
3.MickMartin49
4.PieMag36
5.officemonkey20
6.crooktownmags18
7.Harry's Boy17
8.Neppos15
9.keggy_keagal14
10.The Pyrry13
The Vital Football Members League