Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Turking the p*ss

Turking the p*ss

Once again it looks like we`ve let a player get called up for international duty only for the country`s FA to pack him back off to us injured after a token appearance for the national side in an utterly pointless friendly game. The only surprise (or non-surprise to most) is that it`s Emre as opposed to Steven Carr or Michael Owen.

The Turks decided to play him only for the player to limp off after 40 minutes. News is awaited on just how serious it is. Earlier in the week Sam said:

"Emre will probably go away with Turkey - there's nothing we can do about it. Emre hasn't played a game for us yet, so that's a worry. There's more chance of him getting injured than anyone else. He tells me that he'll only have half an hour or 45 minutes, so I hope that's the case and when he gets back, we'll get him up to speed.'

Start calling him Mystic Mag - he did only get just under the 45 minutes stated. However the circumstances surrounding it are again a joke. Time for FIFA to act? Like shite they will. I`d be looking at the Arbitration for Sport panel to be awarding us compo and for the Turks to have to pay Emre`s wages whilst he`s out.



Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Thursday August 23 2007
Time: 11:20AM

Comments

0
Total joke Ross. His injury record is an embarrassment and he should never have come close to playing for them. I agree with the compo - get them to cough up for the little fat man.
SirLes
23/08/2007 11:23:00
0
agree with you SirLes its mind boglin how someone who is injured and isnt playing for their club all of a sudden becomes available to play for they country
davidmillzy
24/08/2007 10:14:00
0
.com are seeming to suggest it was pre-planned now.
SirLes
24/08/2007 11:11:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Left Back Expected To Leave A NUFC Side Needing A Left Back

Achraf Lazaar looks to be nearing the exit door at Newcastle.

Newcastle Game Instant Reaction

Early thoughts on today's loss.

Huddersfield Away For NUFC - Pre Match Thoughts

An awkward away game greets Newcastle today

The Newcastle United Injury Table Updated

Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Newcastle United and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

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 538%
6 or 735%
More than 715%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
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)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.CuckFan131
2.Toon_NoMatterWot90
3.MickMartin68
4.PieMag36
5.keggy_keagal27
6.officemonkey24
7.crooktownmags22
8.The Pyrry18
9.Harry's Boy17
10.Neppos15
Vital Football Comment