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Villanueva Deal Could Happen

Blackburn Rovers boss Sam Allardyce won't rule out the end of season signing of Audax Italiano midfielder Carlos Villanueva.

Carlos has been subject to a lot of speculation - particularly since most Rovers fans feel he should be playing a lot more than he actually does.

Sam had the following to say however -

Sam, speaking to Rovers.co.uk, said - "There is a great balance between ability and physical capability in The Premier League. There is no player with more ability in this club than Carlos.

"Unfortunately, in his short time here it has been about his physical capabilities and him coping with The Premier League, which means we can`t see that ability as much as we would like to.

"I saw it in the reserves and I saw it in a couple of flashes particularly in the FA Cup against Sunderland but since then, when he has played he hasn`t produced.

"So it ends up do we think we can carry a player of that particular quality? At the moment I don`t think we can, but certainly from the bench he can have an impact."

Well that makes things interesting doesnt it?




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Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday April 13 2009

Time: 1:09PM

Your Comments

Personally I would keep him - no doubt but I suppose it alls comes down to cost. Get on the weights Carlos!!!
Mikey D
Personally I would keep him - no doubt but I suppose it alls comes down to cost. Get on the weights Carlos!!!
Mikey D
why doesnt any1 listen to me about carlos lol. I have kept saying over and over, we will sign him!!!!!!!!!
sasman
why doesnt any1 listen to me about carlos lol. I have kept saying over and over, we will sign him!!!!!!!!!
sasman
i hope so sasman and i am starting to come round to your way of thinking
a7081543
i hope so sasman and i am starting to come round to your way of thinking
a7081543
good god a7081543 - dont do it.... its like brainwashing!
Mikey D
good god a7081543 - dont do it.... its like brainwashing!
Mikey D
Lolllllll ima start my own cult sect, brain washing everyone!!!!! I have a gut feeling we are just playing down his market value, a calculated risk
sasman
Lolllllll ima start my own cult sect, brain washing everyone!!!!! I have a gut feeling we are just playing down his market value, a calculated risk
sasman
This is bull***** from Sam. yes it takes a bit of time to adapt, but look at Modric. He's looking world class and he has the physique of a 12year old girl.
Money4midfield
This is bull***** from Sam. yes it takes a bit of time to adapt, but look at Modric. He's looking world class and he has the physique of a 12year old girl.
Money4midfield
Maybe Sas is right?!? god did I just say that?!?!
Mikey D
Maybe Sas is right?!? god did I just say that?!?!
Mikey D
Personally, I would want Carlos to stay, but I'm still not expecting it.
Walker
Personally, I would want Carlos to stay, but I'm still not expecting it.
Walker
lolll you joining my cult are you mikey, welcome aboard!!!!
sasman
lolll you joining my cult are you mikey, welcome aboard!!!!
sasman
love it.... love it........ love it............ thats all i got to say on the matter :0)
Clint
love it.... love it........ love it............ thats all i got to say on the matter :0)
Clint
 

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