UK time is: 02:02:18
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Villanueva Again Reiterates His Rovers Desire

Blackburn Rovers' on loan midfielder Carlos Villanueva has once again reiterated his desire to stay at Ewood Park next season.

The Chilean International's one-year loan deal ends at the end of the summer (which would mean Villanueva would then return to Audax Italiano), however, once again he's reiterated his desire to stay with Rovers as well as again highlighting what has been learned this season and how this could benefit him and Rovers in the seasons ahead.

Villanueva told Sky Sports: "I want to stay as I feel as though I am learning every day.

"It is very different in England from Chile. The game is quicker and stronger. It takes time to adjust and I feel I would improve next season.

"When I arrived in Blackburn I got chickenpox and could not train for three weeks. Now things are better.

"This is one of the best leagues in the world and I am enjoying being part of it.

"While I would like to be involved in more games, it is okay. I am happy at Blackburn.
"

Villanueva isn't saying anything that hasn't already been said and I have no doubts that the Chilean has learned plenty (nor do I doubt his ability) but the simple truth that remains is if Audax Italiano are continuing to demand at least 5 million for him then there's no way a deal will be agreed.

With safety now secured, baring two defeats and a series of freak results it's the ideal time for Sam Allardyce to give Carlos two STARTS to get a final idea of what he can do, and with Chelsea the next match coming up things won't get much tougher than that so if Carlos can do the business against them then that's got to be a good thing!!!


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




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

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online

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

The Journalist

Writer: Walker Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday May 11 2009

Time: 5:27PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
We have nothing to lose playing him against Chelsea... he can do the business we all know that but you are right mate - no way is Sam paying 5 million for him!
Mikey D
Report Abuse
11/05/2009 17:45:00

All true. I fear his time at Rovers will end with 2 games on the bench though.
Money4midfield
Report Abuse
11/05/2009 18:13:00

it's an ideal time to test him out.
dominator2800
Report Abuse
11/05/2009 20:45:00

Not good enough.....would prob not even give a mil for him....u gotta have someone who can make an impact and i dont think he can...shame because he has massive ability.
mani13963
Report Abuse
12/05/2009 01:30:00

Maybe there could be a compromise reached through the two clubs? I still feel he has a lot to offer and he clearly loves it here as well.
Mikey D
Report Abuse
12/05/2009 08:44:00

We may renwe the loan deal - but I agree 5 mill is a lot for him... saying that I hope we're regretting it when he's world player of the year or something like that!
FreidelNo.1
Report Abuse
12/05/2009 11:03:00

sorry - should say, hope we're NOT regretting it... !!
FreidelNo.1
Report Abuse
13/05/2009 12:44:00

HE HAS TO STAY, JUST HAS TO........
Clint
Report Abuse
15/05/2009 08:56:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Rovers Bring In Ipswich's Taylor (Friday March 27 2015)

Rhodes Returns For Scotland (Friday March 27 2015)

Striker Stays With Ipswich (Thursday March 26 2015)

Bolton Plan Loanee Talks (Thursday March 26 2015)

Blackburn Keen On Defender Return (Tuesday March 24 2015)

On Is Off Again! (Monday March 23 2015)

Winger Returns To Blackburn (Monday March 23 2015)

Rhodes Or Gestede?? (Monday March 23 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. Walker 111
2. dallydally 36
3. rover50 19
4. rovers2011 8
5. Rye of the Rovers 4
6. roverjoy 3

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Brentford 39 20 6 13 12 66
8. Wolves 39 18 11 10 11 65
9. Forest 39 15 12 12 8 57
10. Blackburn 39 14 12 13 1 54
11. Charlton 39 13 15 11 -2 54
12. Sheff Wed 39 13 14 12 -4 53
13. Leeds Utd 39 14 10 15 -4 52

Breaking League News

Harris - Youth Is Millwall's Future
Millwall : 28/03/2015 21:43:01
McClaren - Change Our Momentum
Derby County : 28/03/2015 21:36:01
Madine Not Ruling Out Blackpool Stay
Blackpool : 28/03/2015 21:23:01
Clark - Cubero's Ready To Make An Impact
Blackpool : 28/03/2015 21:15:01
LUFC Cook wins first cap in England win
Leeds Utd : 28/03/2015 19:19:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Brighton MotM
Suggested By:  VitalRovers
Steele 11%
Henley 8%
Baptiste 8%
Kilgallon 0%
Olsson 41%
Taylor 0%
Spearing 8%
Cairney 0%
Marshall 0%
Brown 0%
Rhodes 16%
Sub:-Spurr 0%
Sub:-Gestede 8%