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Vince Grella Signed!!!

Blackburn Rovers have officially announced this evening that they have agreed the signing of Australian International Vincenzo Grella on a 4 year deal from Torino.

Is it Sasman's birthday? Who knows. All we do know is that Rovers have secured their 3rd signing of the summer.

Grella, 29 in October has put pen to paper on a four year deal. Further details are due.




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The Journalist

Writer: BomBom Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday August 26 2008

Time: 9:55PM

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Good signing lads, lets not hold our breath for the other half of the sasman "make a wish and hope it comes true" club, as Palermo want nearly 10 million for him!
BomBom
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26/08/2008 21:58:00

Great signing is what we needed as Hughes didn't fancey Vogel, so hopefully will do the business wonder if he will play tomorow?
roverjoy
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26/08/2008 22:02:00

better than axe ..but can he run like he used to.. good fiery player much needed position..
oztheman
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26/08/2008 22:02:00

Good, hope he can get some tackles in and add a bit of mettle into the midfield and provide a good foil for David Dunn.
adrianbrfc
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26/08/2008 23:05:00

i can see him and dunn being pretty good together and now with vogel and reidy in there too i think the axe will probably leave. i still feel we need a right winger though and also have emerton at right back again as his pace and strength make him really hard work for attackers. remember when he droped back into right back against city because petrovs pace was too much for zurab??
RyanRover9495
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26/08/2008 23:10:00

tbh i perfer vogel i fink he is quality but i will giv him a fair chance cus he may be beta gd luck:)
Lets Do The Samba
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27/08/2008 00:04:00

Make sure you well and truly beat the Cods.
NottyImp
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27/08/2008 11:52:00

Is Emo loosing his position as Sasman's favorite? LOL
diegoveron
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27/08/2008 14:15:00

Sounds like a great signing....i don't think that he really fancies the Axe or Vogul. He now has Dunny, Reid, Grella and Tugay for these positions and i'm not sure that the other two will feature...........AND the Andrews rumours continue to rumble on!!!! Urrrggghhh
mani13963
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27/08/2008 14:29:00

WOOT WOOT WOOT WOOT WOOT!!!!!!!!!!!!! My dream is coming true!!!!!! now for bresciano!!!! guys trust me, this guy is awesome, will work fantastic with emerton, great job ince!!!! he has been scouting these pages for a year and a a ahlf now
sasman
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27/08/2008 15:38:00

I'm pleased that this deal has gone through, we were badly in need of someone to fill the role of defensive midfielder. Mokoena is not good enough to play for us and Reid has'nt impressed me when he's taken up this position either. Well done Incey!!!
spinaker7081
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27/08/2008 17:35:00

I just hope that he lives up to your billing Sas, or I'll be after your head LOL!
Walker
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27/08/2008 18:11:00

Being serious though, this is a good move and one that I'm sure we'll be looking back on as a superb one in a few months time. Nice one Incey!!!
Walker
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27/08/2008 18:12:00

Agreed - Good luck Vince and welcome!
FreidelNo.1
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27/08/2008 19:59:00

God you do realise guys if he plays well we'll never hear the end of it!!!
MikeyGamst
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28/08/2008 18:11:00

well, if that happens, ill gently remind him that it was Bresciano he really wanted, Grella was the obligatory ginger hanger on that got tagged into it!
BomBom
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29/08/2008 00:18:00

Bresciano will follow in 6 months buddy, grella is a legend, welcome aboard, and welcome back bommy, see its a feeling around blackburn, when a great talent signs on, another great talent comes crawling back
sasman
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29/08/2008 11:52:00

 

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