UK time is: 18:27:04
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Out of chances, out of pocket

A big thanks to Graeme Souness this morning as we count the cost of his efforts to turn us into a 'proper club`. Having been ravaged by taking a £5m loss on Boumsong and watched millions go down the drain as Owen`s over-priced value depreciated like a BMW, the club decided today to take a full hit on Albert Luque, losing £9.5m in the process as he looks set to join Ajax on a free.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: Ross Molyneux Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday August 24 2007

Time: 9:07AM

Your Comments

Cheers Sourmess. Great deal.
SirLes
yup the scotch muppet thanks alot. Hope he does go to Ajax the only good thing to come out is cutting his wage out but known our fkn luck we will offer to pay half, just watch.
davidmillzy
£40k a week. I think the only way we'd lose him for a free was if they took the full wages.
SirLes
all foreign players going to the prem are over priced, foreign teams know prem clubs will pay big bucks and chelski have helped this problem no end, mangers nowdays try and make the quick fix instead of investing in youth for the future 9.5 mil would have gone along way in the youth academy
Custard
Luque agree to sign for Ajax for undisclosed fee ?? Get in at least we get something back for him,
davidmillzy
***** me lads...it´s like you´ve been takin lessons from us and our genius, Buisness mastermind Peter Kenyon. you´d better stop that *****, or you´ll end up the next Leeds...or worse.
Blue is the colour
Blue is the Colour - When you have a player who cant hit a barn door and is a major let down and is on £40k a week not to mention that souness the c@ck bought the knacker. Yes i agree its no way to do business but we take it as a lesson learned and any money we get back from the luque deal has to be looked on as positive.And as for doing a Leeds i honestly cant see any team going the way they did by burning the candle at both ends. Then again if you r a Chelsea Fan how can you reason £85m for Ronaldinio ??? now thats crossing the line for a player who hasnt really played well last season and sky sports comentated on his weight.
davidmillzy
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Liam Sweeney and John Alder (Monday July 21 2014)

Ben Arfa Saga Is A Real Shame (Thursday July 17 2014)

Janmaat Gets His Confirmation (Thursday July 17 2014)

Surely It's Too Late For Grenier? (Thursday July 17 2014)

French Riviere On Tyne (Thursday July 17 2014)

NUFC Edge Closer to Striking A Deal (Wednesday July 16 2014)

Toon on TV (Monday July 14 2014)

Janmaat Close To Sealing Deal (Monday July 14 2014)

NUFC Expectations (Monday July 14 2014)

NUFC Complete 6 Year Cabella Deal (Sunday July 13 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. Rexn 212
2. OldLeazes 201
3. officemonkey 177
4. Toon_NoMatterWot 165
5. AMac 161
6. carlosvendetta 140
7. billybobcat 115
8. Wilco 73
9. johnjohnson 70
10. Kim Jong Un 65

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

QPR Sign £8m Caulker
» Q.P.R. : 22/07/2014 18:16:00
Liverpool: New Spanish Full-Back Linked
» Liverpool : 22/07/2014 17:57:00
Clubs Queuing Up for Bamford Loan
» Chelsea : 22/07/2014 17:24:00
We`re Not a One-Man Team!
» West Ham : 22/07/2014 16:45:00
Lampard Resentment?
» Chelsea : 22/07/2014 16:36:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are we stronger than when we finished 5th?
Suggested By:  TNMW
Yes, there's absolutely no doubt we are 15%
Divvent be stupid man, what planet yee from? 85%