Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Apparently We're Going To Bid For Joey Barton!

Apparently We're Going To Bid For Joey Barton!

Sam Allardyce is being linked with a move for that lovely Joey Barton character. Our friend Joe has been suspended by Newcastle after his shocking tackle on Alonso at the weekend and now the Toon are keen to off-load friendly Joe with Rovers one of the clubs listed as interested.

According to reports in the newspapers this morning, Newcastle are looking at the possibility of terminating Super Joe's contract.

Barton was confronted by Alan Shearer after the 3-0 defeat to Liverpool and Joey's response to Alan was that he is "A s*** manager with s*** tactics". Iain Dowie is said to have tried to intervene, before Barton turned on the assistant manager calling him a 'p****`.

This guy would make El hadji Diouf look like a Salvation Army worker.

Allardyce has previously worked with Barton having signed him for Newcastle for £5.8 million, but he does have a good history of getting the best out of difficult characters - Diouf amongst them.

Either way do we really need Joey Barton?!



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:Mikey Delap
Date:Wednesday May 6 2009
Time: 11:38AM

Comments

0
not sure that we need someone who is a very talented player but a liability and on big wages! Is this really what we need?
Mikey D
06/05/2009 11:40:00
0
not sure that we need someone who is a very talented player but a liability and on big wages! Is this really what we need?
Mikey D
06/05/2009 11:40:00
0
apparently birmingham are after derbyshire lollll ah well
sasman
06/05/2009 12:31:00
0
apparently birmingham are after derbyshire lollll ah well
sasman
06/05/2009 12:31:00
0
They wont get him... I'll get his Dad to have a word with young Matty, where is Walker by the way?
Mikey D
06/05/2009 13:17:00
0
They wont get him... I'll get his Dad to have a word with young Matty, where is Walker by the way?
Mikey D
06/05/2009 13:17:00
0
Please god, no. He isn't that good a player, and certainly not the kind of person we need to be associated with. Absolute thug. Still, maybe he's just what Allardyce is looking for. Having said that, I don't believe that he is wrong about Shearer, and I am glad that it wasn't Shearer we chose as manager. He was a great player for us, but I've never been convinced he has so much between his ears.
Blue_Canoe
06/05/2009 13:50:00
0
Please god, no. He isn't that good a player, and certainly not the kind of person we need to be associated with. Absolute thug. Still, maybe he's just what Allardyce is looking for. Having said that, I don't believe that he is wrong about Shearer, and I am glad that it wasn't Shearer we chose as manager. He was a great player for us, but I've never been convinced he has so much between his ears.
Blue_Canoe
06/05/2009 13:50:00
0
Guys i am not sure he will be available for next season. Because, 2 summer months is a long time and is certainly enough to murder someone and get yourself into jail.
Yid_from_India
06/05/2009 14:24:00
0
Guys i am not sure he will be available for next season. Because, 2 summer months is a long time and is certainly enough to murder someone and get yourself into jail.
Yid_from_India
06/05/2009 14:24:00
Page 1/4
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

TV Figures So Far In 2016/17

With reports back in October suggesting that Premier League viewing figures were down...

Officials - Burton v Blackburn (24/2/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Burton Albion and Blackburn Rovers this Friday.

Mowbray Takes The Reins

Having parted Coyle this week despite former Tottenham & Aston Villa boss Sherwood mentioned as an option with former Burnley boss Cotterill also linked Blackburn appointed Mowbray.

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (22/2/17)

Time for the new special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for 2016/17.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Now it's the survival bid. Will Blackurn
Suggested By:
Stay up34%
Go down66%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 32 22 3 7 69 37
2 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
3 Huddersfield 32 20 4 8 64 8
4 Reading 33 18 6 9 60 5
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 33 17 7 9 58 10
7 Fulham 32 14 10 8 52 17
8 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 32 13 9 10 48 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Brentford 32 11 7 14 40 0
15 Q.P.R. 33 11 7 15 40 -10
16 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
17 Aston Villa 32 8 12 12 36 -8
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 33 9 8 16 35 -13
21 Bristol City 32 9 5 18 32 -6
22 Wigan 33 7 9 17 30 -10
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Feb 24 2017 7:45PM : Burton Albion (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Derby County (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Wigan Athletic (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Cardiff City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Norwich City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Fulham (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Write for Vital Football