UK time is: 06:47:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

You can't fool the fans

Yet again we hear the mention of star players being in danger of getting bid for. 'don't worry though because it would take 'silly money' to get them'.

Basically though, who cares?

The talk doesn't fill me with confidence, it actually dreads me to think that the constant mention is designed to draw out a bid by keeping the subject in the news, this actually alerts clubs who may have forgotten or turned a blind eye. Some media outlets have even listed what they think a player can be sold for.

Id like to think us NUFC fans are a knowledgeable bunch but plainly realistic as well. We know that a massive bid is impossible for any club in the world to turn down as demonstrated by Man Utd's sale of Ronaldo a few year back for 80 million. What is possible though is for a club to keep stum. say nowt and what happens, happens. That's life.

The lack of trust some of us had or have will always play it's part in future transfer windows, nowt we can do about that now unless the club makes a statement of intent. Keeping all our stars and adding to them.

Newcastle United has the 3rd largest league ground in England, potentially we should be right up there challenging, season after season not feeding the other clubs who's fortunes have changed by the drop of a billionaires hat. If we keep advertising our trump cards then what chance have we got in this game? plus will the paying public stay calm during it all?

I bet on the latter.




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: TNMW Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday July 15 2012

Time: 12:38PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Pardew - Newcastle To Bounce Back (Saturday December 20 2014)

Pardew Confident Of Aarons Signature (Friday December 19 2014)

NUFC Fixture Changes For TV (Friday December 19 2014)

NUFC Influence Growing At Rangers (Friday December 19 2014)

Newcastle Upon Clyde (Friday December 19 2014)

Pardew - We Can't Let The Fans Down Again (Thursday December 18 2014)

Alnwick Picks Up Shoulder Injury? (Thursday December 18 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 282
2. PieMag 128
3. BLACKBOB 27 100
4. OldLeazes 86
5. thecorner 85
6. Mcnamee67 66
7. officemonkey 61
8. kevinpie 60
9. vin1892 58
10. Bruce68 52

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Arsenal 4 - 1 Newcastle
Newcastle 2 - 1 Chelsea
Burnley 1 - 1 Newcastle
West Ham 1 - 0 Newcastle
Newcastle 1 - 0 Q.P.R.
WBA 0 - 2 Newcastle

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
6. Spurs 17 8 3 6 -1 27
7. Arsenal 16 7 5 4 9 26
8. Swansea 17 7 4 6 3 25
9. Newcastle 16 6 5 5 -4 23
10. Everton 17 5 6 6 0 21
11. Liverpool 16 6 3 7 -3 21
12. Aston Villa 17 5 5 7 -10 20

Breaking League News

Harry Hails Hatrick Hero
Q.P.R. : 20/12/2014 23:12:00
Swansea : 20/12/2014 21:40:00
Bruce: We're Missing Our Big Players
Swansea : 20/12/2014 21:29:00
Wholesale Team Changes Pay Off For Monk
Swansea : 20/12/2014 21:23:00
Awesome Austin Blitzes Baggies
Q.P.R. : 20/12/2014 21:03:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Newcastle v Sunderland
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Newcastle win 0%
Draw 0%
Sunderland win 0%