Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Graveson To Snub Celtic?

Graveson To Snub Celtic?

Gravesen's agent confirmed yesterday that the ex-Everton player would prefer to play in England ... not Scotland.

Apparently he is paid £80,000-a-week at Real Madrid, and the final decision could hinge on which club is willing to meet his sizeable personal terms.

Roeder: 'Thomas Gravesen is certainly a player I admire. There's a possibility he might become available. If he did, I would be silly not to want to bring him here.'


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

Writer:
Date:Friday August 18 2006
Time: 11:38AM

Comments

0
Eh I don't think so his agent sepcifically said that he (Gravesen) Was very warm on a move to Celtic. He commented that "most" players would want to paly in the EPL, however Celtic being in the Champions league (pot 2 i might add) is a huge pull for Gravesen. In addition does he want to win honours or get stuck in a mid table (EPL) scrap with no chance of winning anything. Newcastle might have great fans ect but in the current climate of Chelsea domination you have bugger all chance of winning a thing. Gravesen to Newcastle might happen if all he wants is a big pay packet but if he wants to show his grand children winners medals then Celtic is the palce to be. We play in a ***** league of that there is no doubt, but winning the SPL guarantes champions league footbal finishing 9th or 10th in Engalnd gives you zero, xilch, nada, nothing. So lets see what he decides before you start talking of snubs. Hail Hail
Hail Hail
18/08/2006 12:05:00
0
Newcastle Utd are a massive club...in Newcastle.
TDBhoy
18/08/2006 12:17:00
0
wast money on gravesen for what????. go and buy striker or bef better...dont know what the club thinking
LAWRENCE
18/08/2006 18:56:00
0
DOD'T NEED GRAVESEN SIMPLE AS HE **** HIS DAYS ARE COMING 2 AN END WASTE OF MONEY GET A STRIKER OR 2
geordie boys
19/08/2006 10:30:00
0
i think that is why we will not win any thing
LAWRENCE
19/08/2006 10:46:00
0
who would want to play in the scottish league anyway, you could find a better standard of football in azerbaijan
Scampiero167
19/08/2006 17:34:00
0
£80,000 a week for someone who looks like they should be in EastEnders and plays like they should be in Jossie's Giants. Good luck...!
Exiled Doonhamer
19/08/2006 17:35:00
0
I'm not sure this article is correct. John Sivabeck has confirmed that Celtic have agreed personal terms, the issue now is the fee to Real. It is common knowledge the player wants to come to Celtic id a deal can be struck as he has been to Celtic Park as a guest of former Danish Celtic players and was blown away by the best atmosphere in European football.
Andybhoy
28/08/2006 13:13:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Newcastle United Articles

NUFC Media Partner Links Midfielder Again

Tom Cairney continues to be linked with us.

Monday Is The Time For NUFC To Set The Script

Promotion will be confirmed with three points on Monday.

Thauvin In Capital Link

It may be something but more than likely the usual story without substance

PFA Championship Team Of The Year 2017

This week the Professional Footballers Association announced their Championship Team of the Year for the season of 2016/17.

Archived TOTT Articles

TOTT articles from

Site Journalists

TNMW
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Newcastle United v Preston North End
Suggested By:
Newcastle win67%
Preston win29%
Draw4%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
P Brighton 44 28 8 8 92 35
2 Newcastle 43 26 7 10 85 37
3 Reading 44 24 7 13 79 1
4 Sheff Wed 44 23 9 12 78 15
5 Huddersfield 43 24 6 13 78 2
6 Fulham 44 21 13 10 76 27
7 Leeds Utd 44 22 7 15 73 14
8 Norwich 44 19 9 16 66 12
9 Brentford 44 18 9 17 63 12
10 Derby County 44 17 12 15 63 2
11 Preston 43 16 13 14 61 5
12 Aston Villa 44 16 13 15 61 0
13 Cardiff 44 16 11 17 59 -2
14 Barnsley 44 15 12 17 57 0
15 Wolves 43 15 10 18 55 -2
16 Ipswich 44 13 16 15 55 -6
17 Bristol City 44 14 9 21 51 -6
18 Burton 44 13 12 19 51 -12
19 Q.P.R. 44 14 8 22 50 -12
20 Forest 44 13 9 22 48 -11
21 Birmingham 44 11 14 19 47 -22
22 Blackburn 44 10 15 19 45 -15
23 Wigan 44 10 11 23 41 -16
R Rotherham 44 5 6 33 21 -58
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Newcastle United Results (view all)

Newcastle United Fixtures (view all)

Apr 24 2017 7:45PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 28 2017 7:45PM : Cardiff City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
May 7 2017 12:00PM : Barnsley (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Toon_NoMatterWot116
2.Mcnamee6768
3.keggy_keagal56
4.CuckFan45
5.billybobcat44
6.Neppos14
7.vin189213
8.crooktownmags9
9.tooninkent9
10.Rytoon8
Vital Football Comment