UK time is: 14:16:03
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

No Rovers Deal For Castillo

Blackburn Rovers have opted against the signing Ecuadorian International midfielder Segundo Castillo.

Rovers had been keen on bringing the 26-year-old to Ewood Park, and he trained with the club during our Pre-Season training camp in Germany. A 6 million move from Red Star Belgrade had been mooted for some weeks, however, chairman John Williams has confirmed that we will not be following up our interest and he has returned to Red Star.

Williams told the Lancashire Telegraph "At this moment in time, we won't be making an offer for Castillo.

"The player has returned to Red Star Belgrade.
"


NOT REGISTERED TO VITAL BLACKBURN? WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR! Register by clicking here.




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: Walker Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday July 25 2008

Time: 9:44AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
I don't know enough about Castillo to know how good he is but 6 million did seem an awful lot of money, so I'm personally not surprised that we've not followed up and interest with a bid.
Walker
Report Abuse
25/07/2008 09:46:00

Doesn't this show u the benefits of getting players in on trial, i knew Juve were after him but nothing else. As u said Walker 6m for a unknown is a lot of money for a club like Rovers to waste
Clint
Report Abuse
25/07/2008 09:51:00

I do believe that we have heard a lot of agent talk recently its a bold move by ince considering he said he was up to the task a few days back, which is good he can admit when he's wrong!! positive news and move by ince we now know he won't sign players unless he's 100% certain.
MajiRovers
Report Abuse
25/07/2008 10:52:00

Well yeah but we still can't tell if his 100% certainty is good enough, but time will tell if our new motto can be "in Ince we trust".
roverjoy
Report Abuse
25/07/2008 11:12:00

It does show that Ince wount rush in and buy just for the sake of it! It would've of been easy for him to buy and then admit later, if it didnt work, that it was his 1st season and all that, at least he had the stones to get rid quick, when he got a good look at him
Clint
Report Abuse
25/07/2008 15:31:00

I think this means we could be in for Bresciano... good god we'll never hear the end of Sas if he signs. lol
MikeyGamst
Report Abuse
28/07/2008 09:29:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Rovers Bring In Ipswich's Taylor (Friday March 27 2015)

Rhodes Returns For Scotland (Friday March 27 2015)

Striker Stays With Ipswich (Thursday March 26 2015)

Bolton Plan Loanee Talks (Thursday March 26 2015)

Blackburn Keen On Defender Return (Tuesday March 24 2015)

On Is Off Again! (Monday March 23 2015)

Winger Returns To Blackburn (Monday March 23 2015)

Rhodes Or Gestede?? (Monday March 23 2015)

Archived Blackburn Rovers Articles

List All Vital Blackburn Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Walker 111
2. dallydally 36
3. rover50 19
4. rovers2011 8
5. Rye of the Rovers 4
6. roverjoy 3

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Brentford 39 20 6 13 12 66
8. Wolves 39 18 11 10 11 65
9. Forest 39 15 12 12 8 57
10. Blackburn 39 14 12 13 1 54
11. Charlton 39 13 15 11 -2 54
12. Sheff Wed 39 13 14 12 -4 53
13. Leeds Utd 39 14 10 15 -4 52

Breaking League News

International round up - part 1
Reading : 28/03/2015 13:20:00
Wednesday - Who Stays And Who Goes?
Sheff Wed : 28/03/2015 12:32:01
Brentford Rest And Rotate
Brentford : 28/03/2015 09:56:01
RUFC - Technology Or Not For Refs?
Rotherham : 28/03/2015 09:16:00
LUFC Byram aiming for promotion push next season
Leeds Utd : 28/03/2015 09:00:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Brighton MotM
Suggested By:  VitalRovers
Steele 11%
Henley 8%
Baptiste 8%
Kilgallon 0%
Olsson 41%
Taylor 0%
Spearing 8%
Cairney 0%
Marshall 0%
Brown 0%
Rhodes 16%
Sub:-Spurr 0%
Sub:-Gestede 8%