Blackburn Rovers - Gunnar Makes City Switch
UK time is: 20:54:31
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Gunnar Makes City Switch

Manchester City have completed the signing of Blackburn's Faroe Islands international goalkeeper Gunnar Nielsen on a free transfer after he failed to make a single first team appearance at Rovers.

The young shot stopper joined Rovers when Hughes was in charge of the club and has moved again after failing to make an impact under Sam Allardyce.

Nielsen spent part of 2008 on loan at Motherwell, but now completes his move to Middle Eastlands.




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



For the very latest Premier League odds

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

The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday February 26 2009

Time: 11:28AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Well he had fallen off the radar a bit. Maybe he will get back to prominence under Hughes?
Mikey D
Report Abuse
26/02/2009 11:31:00

Well he had fallen off the radar a bit. Maybe he will get back to prominence under Hughes?
Mikey D
Report Abuse
26/02/2009 11:31:00

surprised sparky hasnt raided us for a few of his other youth signings, ah well
sasman
Report Abuse
26/02/2009 11:47:00

surprised sparky hasnt raided us for a few of his other youth signings, ah well
sasman
Report Abuse
26/02/2009 11:47:00

Gunnar was always a raw talent so I dont think he is near the finished package yet.,.
Mikey D
Report Abuse
26/02/2009 12:06:00

Gunnar was always a raw talent so I dont think he is near the finished package yet.,.
Mikey D
Report Abuse
26/02/2009 12:06:00

strange that it was a free transfer though?
Money4midfield
Report Abuse
26/02/2009 13:01:00

strange that it was a free transfer though?
Money4midfield
Report Abuse
26/02/2009 13:01:00

all the best to gunar but weve got enuff keepers.arividerci!
Rikin5
Report Abuse
27/02/2009 09:52:00

all the best to gunar but weve got enuff keepers.arividerci!
Rikin5
Report Abuse
27/02/2009 09:52:00

Surprised that if he isn't good enough for us he is good enough for Man City. Could this one come back to bite us?!?! Why give him a FREE though?
Walker
Report Abuse
27/02/2009 10:07:00

Surprised that if he isn't good enough for us he is good enough for Man City. Could this one come back to bite us?!?! Why give him a FREE though?
Walker
Report Abuse
27/02/2009 10:07:00

Maybe his contract ran out now. Sometimes they are rolling contracts. Either way -he's a goner. Maybe Hughes thinks he can get the best out of him.
Mikey D
Report Abuse
27/02/2009 12:02:00

Maybe his contract ran out now. Sometimes they are rolling contracts. Either way -he's a goner. Maybe Hughes thinks he can get the best out of him.
Mikey D
Report Abuse
27/02/2009 12:02:00

im not sure I understand Hughes at times - he bought a lot of keepers while at Rovers and cant understand why he would want Neilson, though if he was a lite weight then sure it gets him off our wage bill.... Bunn is another, is he good of not?? and Brown - I dont rate him at all, im surprised that Hughes didnt buy his fellow Welsh man lol
Clint
Report Abuse
27/02/2009 15:06:00

im not sure I understand Hughes at times - he bought a lot of keepers while at Rovers and cant understand why he would want Neilson, though if he was a lite weight then sure it gets him off our wage bill.... Bunn is another, is he good of not?? and Brown - I dont rate him at all, im surprised that Hughes didnt buy his fellow Welsh man lol
Clint
Report Abuse
27/02/2009 15:06:00

Brown has always been a solid keeper in my eyes. How come you dont rate him clint?
Mikey D
Report Abuse
27/02/2009 15:53:00

Brown has always been a solid keeper in my eyes. How come you dont rate him clint?
Mikey D
Report Abuse
27/02/2009 15:53:00

He'll be fourth choice at City though. Not sure why he has made the move.
Thaibluefan
Report Abuse
01/03/2009 07:00:00

He'll be fourth choice at City though. Not sure why he has made the move.
Thaibluefan
Report Abuse
01/03/2009 07:00:00

I just aint seen enough of him, every time I see him he looks fat - though that didnt do anything bad for Pressman's career!!! I think there are better out there, I just dont see him pushing for the No:1 Jersey - like Harper at Newcastle he seems happy picking up his wages - i could be and probably am totally wrong but i dont care, its wot i think lol
Clint
Report Abuse
02/03/2009 21:56:00

I just aint seen enough of him, every time I see him he looks fat - though that didnt do anything bad for Pressman's career!!! I think there are better out there, I just dont see him pushing for the No:1 Jersey - like Harper at Newcastle he seems happy picking up his wages - i could be and probably am totally wrong but i dont care, its wot i think lol
Clint
Report Abuse
02/03/2009 21:56:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Davies A Rovers Option?? (Tuesday June 30 2015)

Three Rovers Changes (Tuesday June 30 2015)

Morris Leaving Ewood Park (Tuesday June 30 2015)

Rovers Linked With Maynard (Tuesday June 30 2015)

More Interest? (Saturday June 27 2015)

Norwich Interest In Striker (Saturday June 27 2015)

Midfielder Departs For Fulham (Saturday June 27 2015)

Testing And Frustrating (Saturday June 27 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. dallydally 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Birmingham 0 0 0 0 +0 0
2. Blackburn 0 0 0 0 +0 0
3. Bolton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
4. Brentford 0 0 0 0 +0 0
5. Brighton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
6. Bristol City 0 0 0 0 +0 0
7. Burnley 0 0 0 0 +0 0

Breaking League News

LUFC Rosler - Wood an important piece of the jigsaw
Leeds Utd : 01/07/2015 19:00:01
Versatility The Key
Derby County : 01/07/2015 19:00:00
Forest Confirm Mills Arrival
Forest : 01/07/2015 18:56:00
RUFC - New Medical Staff In At Rotherham
Rotherham : 01/07/2015 18:41:00
Orient Friendly Added To Schedule
Huddersfield : 01/07/2015 18:35:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

10m for Rhodes....Fair price?
Suggested By:  VitalRovers
Yes! Easily worth 10m 17%
No....It's not enough! 68%
Too much 12%
Whatever we'll not get that 2%