Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Rovers Linked With Zigic Again

Rovers Linked With Zigic Again

Nikola Zigic is once again being linked with Blackburn Rovers, and with him leaving Valencia in the summer there are some reports that Sam Allardyce could be interested.

Paul Ince was interested in the giant Serbian last summer and it is understood that he came close to signing the striker (with Stoke City also interested), however, the 28-year-old ended up on loan with Racing Santander and after a successful spell a permanent move away from Valencia is expected and a move to England this summer does interest him.

Zigic was quoted on Sky Sports as saying: "Valencia hold the key to my future and I will make a decision on what to do next after meeting with the club in June.

"I am happy in Spain but I need to play regularly and that has proven difficult at Valencia.

"I will only leave for a club that has ambition and where I will get the opportunity to play. England? That is a serious option for me.
"

Aston Villa are also understood to be interested in Zigic, who is attracting a lot of attention according to Valencia's Sporting Director Fernando Gomez.

Gomez added: "Some clubs have already asked about his situation.

"The subject is on hold until the end of the season, but Zigic is interesting many clubs in Spain and abroad.
"

The Serbian International is ideally suited to Allardyce's way of thinking as he's a tall and powerful target man who could bring others into play so maybe there could be some truth in these reports?


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



For the very latest Premier League odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online




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

Writer:Walker
Date:Tuesday April 28 2009
Time: 5:19PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Will Be Back!

Comments

0
Interesting. He is a good player but what kind of wages would he want? there are a few obstacles ahead I am sure for this one to materialise...
Mikey D
28/04/2009 18:06:00
0
Interesting. He is a good player but what kind of wages would he want? there are a few obstacles ahead I am sure for this one to materialise...
Mikey D
28/04/2009 18:06:00
0
As I understand (from pro evo) he is huge and Kennedy-esque!
Money4midfield
29/04/2009 00:19:00
0
As I understand (from pro evo) he is huge and Kennedy-esque!
Money4midfield
29/04/2009 00:19:00
0
He cant be on much more than Roque and if he wants to play football again then he may jump at the chance, as RSC did - i only worry that he would see us as a stepping stone, which I suppose Rovers in the current climate are, as we just cannot compete for the title or Champs League, but on our day we are a good footballing team, yeah not this year, cos points are more important, but on our day...
Clint
29/04/2009 09:08:00
0
He cant be on much more than Roque and if he wants to play football again then he may jump at the chance, as RSC did - i only worry that he would see us as a stepping stone, which I suppose Rovers in the current climate are, as we just cannot compete for the title or Champs League, but on our day we are a good footballing team, yeah not this year, cos points are more important, but on our day...
Clint
29/04/2009 09:08:00
0
Ah yes, pro evo, what you cant learn from that isnt worth knowing!!! I think all this transfer speculation is a little silly until we know either way whether we are staying up or not.
Mikey D
29/04/2009 09:09:00
0
Ah yes, pro evo, what you cant learn from that isnt worth knowing!!! I think all this transfer speculation is a little silly until we know either way whether we are staying up or not.
Mikey D
29/04/2009 09:09:00
0
:D
Money4midfield
29/04/2009 11:00:00
0
:D
Money4midfield
29/04/2009 11:00:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Blackburn 0-1 Sheffield Wednesday - Highlights

Blackburn were beaten by Sheffield Wednesday in the Championship on Tuesday.

Vital View - Championship, 27th-28th September

Arguably the most impressive win was Brentford's against Reading with the most dramatic being Newcastle's four-three win against Norwich with Derby's inflicting more misery on Cardiff.

Match Day Officials v Birmingham (1/10/16)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Birmingham City this Saturday.

Which Manager Has Spent The Most?

The modern game tells us that the club who spends the most money wins. So does the manager who spends the most money win the most also?

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile
Mikey Delap
no email
Profile
Sasman!
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Sheff W MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Steele0%
Lowe0%
Greer0%
Hoban0%
Williams0%
Marshall0%
Guthrie0%
Evans0%
Conway0%
Emnes0%
Gallagher0%
Sub - Graham0%
Sub - Lenihan100%
Sub - Feeney0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 10 7 1 2 22 5
2 Norwich 10 6 2 2 20 5
3 Newcastle 10 6 1 3 19 11
4 Brighton 10 5 3 2 18 6
5 Brentford 10 5 2 3 17 9
6 Bristol City 10 5 2 3 17 6
7 Birmingham 10 4 5 1 17 4
8 Sheff Wed 10 5 2 3 17 0
9 Reading 10 5 2 3 17 -3
10 Barnsley 10 5 1 4 16 6
11 Wolves 10 4 3 3 15 2
12 Fulham 10 3 5 2 14 -2
13 Ipswich 10 3 4 3 13 0
14 Leeds Utd 10 4 1 5 13 -2
15 Forest 10 3 3 4 12 -2
16 Q.P.R. 10 3 3 4 12 -4
17 Aston Villa 10 1 7 2 10 0
18 Burton 10 2 4 4 10 -2
19 Preston 10 3 1 6 10 -4
20 Derby County 10 2 3 5 9 -4
21 Wigan 10 2 2 6 8 -2
22 Blackburn 10 2 2 6 8 -7
23 Cardiff 10 2 2 6 8 -9
24 Rotherham 10 1 3 6 6 -13
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Birmingham City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Nottingham Forest (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Bristol City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 29 2016 5:30PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Nov 5 2016 3:00PM : Aston Villa (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Walker5
2.ukabbdav1
3.hmibennett1