Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Enough Already (However, It's WAY To Late!!!)

Enough Already (However, It's WAY To Late!!!)

Blackburn Rovers striker Roque Santa Cruz can't leave Ewood Park until a clause is reach in his contract so he's looking like he might have to see out his contract with Rovers.

Boo hoo!!! The 27-year-old signed a contract to play for Blackburn Rovers Football Club, if Manchester City (or anyone else) can't match the release clause (understood to be £20 million) then it's tough isn't it really!!! The Paraguayan International CHOSE to sign a contract with an apparent clause in it's his fault if it can't be meet and if it CAN'T be meet then stop crying about it already and get on with what you have to do.

Santa Cruz was understood to have said this on Thursday: "A signed document stipulates that there is a lot of money to pay to take me away from Blackburn.

"If they don't want to sell me, then I must complete my contract and continue with them. I am under contract until 2012.
"

However, if Man City have offered £17 million, as is understood or even £15 million let's just take the money and let him leave as it's still a superb offer. What's the point of having someone skulk around Ewood for the next three-years if they don't want to be here?!?!

Maybe we will have yet more drama in the soap opera to run as the Daily Mail today understands (in an exclusive) that a fee with Man City has FINALLY been agreed with Rovers for the striker??? If it really has let's get it done already!!!


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



For the very latest Premier League odds

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

Writer:Walker
Date:Friday June 19 2009
Time: 8:33AM

Comments

0
Citeh will pay the 20 million. Dont give in, guys, they can afford it! :-)
JT_daniel
19/06/2009 09:28:00
0
reports are hes gone, 18 million! FINALLY, NOW the summer spend can start
BomBom
19/06/2009 10:09:00
0
Loads of varying news stories on this one!!! get it over with!
Mikey D
19/06/2009 13:44:00
0
If Man City have all this money - lets see some of it - - get our players in b4 the pre-season friendlies start, get a stable team together for the 09-10 season......
Clint
19/06/2009 14:01:00
0
good call Clintos!!!! Lets get as much as we can from em!
Mikey D
19/06/2009 15:45:00
0
I just want him out largely because we need the funds to re-build. He is a world-class striker but right now we need to bring in midfield and new strikers so the money is more important than him i feel. I would take the reported £18m in sec.
roversman
19/06/2009 16:27:00
0
I hope we actually spend some of it this year - we barely touched the £15m we got from offloading Bentley
Money4midfield
19/06/2009 18:56:00
0
Escape clauses only really have any meaning if the player is worth more than that level. You Rovers will be glad to get at the £15M -- but that is conditional on the medical of course
Sindbad
20/06/2009 07:50:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Video - Championship Goals, 28th-29th April 2017

The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend.

Stats: Blackburn Rovers v Aston Villa

All the stats from Blackburn Rovers (1) vs (0) Aston Villa, Ewood Park, 29/4/17 Att: 21,884

Blackburn v Aston Villa - Follow Live On Twitter

Blackburn are at Ewood Park with Aston Villa the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Championship Free Agents 2017

As the summer nears and contracts come to an end, should the club have an interest in any of the following free transfers from Championship oppositions?

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Villa MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Raya50%
Lenihan0%
Ward0%
Mulgrew0%
Nyambe0%
Lowe0%
Guthrie50%
Williams0%
Gallagher0%
Graham0%
Bennett0%
Sub - Conway0%
Sub - Akpan0%
Sub - Lucas Joao0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
P Brighton 45 28 8 9 92 34
P Newcastle 45 28 7 10 91 42
3 Reading 45 25 7 13 82 2
4 Sheff Wed 45 24 9 12 81 16
5 Huddersfield 45 25 6 14 81 1
6 Fulham 45 21 14 10 77 27
7 Leeds Utd 45 22 8 15 74 14
8 Norwich 45 19 10 16 67 12
9 Derby County 45 18 12 15 66 4
10 Brentford 45 18 10 17 64 12
11 Preston 45 16 14 15 62 2
12 Aston Villa 45 16 13 16 61 -1
13 Cardiff 45 16 11 18 59 -4
14 Barnsley 45 15 13 17 58 0
15 Wolves 45 15 10 20 55 -5
16 Ipswich 45 13 16 16 55 -7
17 Bristol City 45 15 9 21 54 -5
18 Q.P.R. 45 15 8 22 53 -10
19 Burton 45 13 13 19 52 -12
20 Birmingham 45 12 14 19 50 -20
21 Forest 45 13 9 23 48 -13
22 Blackburn 45 11 15 19 48 -14
R Wigan 45 10 11 24 41 -17
R Rotherham 45 5 7 33 22 -58
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)

May 7 2017 12:00PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Write for Vital Football