Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Mort on the future

Mort on the future

January looks set to be another busy month for Magpies as chairman Chris Mort seemingly gave the go-ahead for Big Sam to spend big. Talking to the press he confirmed:

'Our minds are already turned to who we might bring in and, in an ideal world, we'd like the focus to be on bringing in players that we can develop over the long term. We've half an eye, not specifically on January, but on how we take the club forward over the years to come.

Whilst our first major priority was to make sure we sorted out the first-team squad and had a squad capable of competing in the Premiership, we want to bring in some younger players of all kinds of age groups.

We haven't set Sam a target of what position we want to end up in or what we want out of this season, but Sam and myself are working hard to get the squad into good shape and get a sense that we are moving in the right direction.'

Join Vital Newcastle United

It's easy to register for Vital Newcastle United, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!) To visit the Vital Newcastle United message board, click here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Newcastle.



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Monday September 24 2007
Time: 12:35PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Daryl Murphy Completes Move

Murphy joining EFL Championship side Nottingham Forest for an undisclosed fee

Rafa Benitez Demands 100% Focus From His Warriors

Rafa understands the multiple benefits of keeping a squad on its toes to maximise focus,

39th Game Abroad Not Yet On The Agenda

Premier League chairman Richard Scudamore has said that whilst he believes a 39th Premier League fixture list is still an option, it's not on the agenda just yet.

Murphy's Law

One Murphy is replaced by another..

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%
1-33%
4 or 539%
6 or 740%
More than 714%
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.CuckFan195
2.Toon_NoMatterWot151
3.PieMag124
4.keggy_keagal78
5.officemonkey30
6.The Pyrry25
7.Gillyboat24
8.daftladguy23
9.billybobcat22
10.Rytoon20
Vital Football Comment