Blackburn Rovers - That's Not Emulating Tugay!!!
UK time is: 22:01:59
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

That's Not Emulating Tugay!!!

Emulating Blackburn Rovers legend Tugay is something that Middlesbrough's Tuncay Sanli has said he wants to do.

The 7 million rated striker will leave Middlesbrough this summer after they were relegated from the Premier League last season and Tuncay says he wants to leave his mark on the English game like Tugay did.

Tuncay sold the Daily Mirror: "There's been contact with several teams and interest from England, Germany and Spain.

"But I want to play for another three years in England like Tugay did. He was very good in the UK at Blackburn and left his mark. Football in England takes over your life.
"

The Turkish International has already slipped up and can't make a mark like the Maestro as he NEVER looked to jump ship as easily as Tuncay is and would NEVER has dreamt of not turning up for training, with it understood this is something that the Turkish striker (along with several other Middlesbrough wantaways) did this week???


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

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

The Journalist

Writer: Walker Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday July 7 2009

Time: 5:37PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Tuncay was given permission by Southgate to have a few more days off before returning to pre-season training. Go over to Vital Boro and read the main story. The papers are very wide of the mark on this one!
TheSlaven
Report Abuse
07/07/2009 18:04:00

He's still not emulating Tugay though buddy!! Tugay was a one team man in England!
Mikey D
Report Abuse
07/07/2009 18:32:00

Yeah MikeyD, but he never had his club relagated. And his club wasn't Middlesborough... No offence to them...
ArsenalRob
Report Abuse
07/07/2009 21:59:00

Personality is the important difference here, everything are less....cheers
riisenholt
Report Abuse
08/07/2009 08:19:00

Well if emulating Tugs sees him rock up at Ewood I would be very happy, although 7m is an over-estimation.
roversman
Report Abuse
08/07/2009 10:37:00

He still would of stayed Arsenal rob - he turned down 3 massive offers to play elsewhere whilst he was here, a huge indication of his loyalty in this day and age?!
Mikey D
Report Abuse
08/07/2009 12:16:00

MIKEY D, what are you going on about, i wouldnt exactly call tu-gay a legend or brilliant footballer and the only reason crap club, if he'd have moved to a better club he would have been a very average player. There is a lot of talk about players going awol, when in fact only mido & alves did and the rest got extra time off. I dont blame tuncay for wanting to leave, but wherever he goes he will do a good job.
jake21
Report Abuse
08/07/2009 16:05:00

jake21? with that comment you just proved you know nothing about football and you actually know less than a 5 year old.. words cant describe how stupid you are? unless your a burnley fan.. and that says it all.. to quote alex fergerson "if he [tugay] was 10 years younger i would sign him" so jake.. shut the fu*k up..
rover23
Report Abuse
08/07/2009 17:59:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

One Linked Another On Trial (Sunday July 5 2015)

Midfield Extension Announced (Sunday July 5 2015)

Midfielder Loss Saddens Bowyer (Sunday July 5 2015)

New Deal For Midfielder (Thursday July 2 2015)

Morris Signs For Bradford City (Thursday July 2 2015)

New Rovers Deal For Lenihan (Thursday July 2 2015)

Nyambe Signs Rovers Contract (Thursday July 2 2015)

Rovers Verses Bolton On Sky Sports (Thursday July 2 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. dallydally 10
2. Walker 5

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Birmingham 0 0 0 0 +0 0
2. Blackburn 0 0 0 0 +0 0
3. Bolton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
4. Brentford 0 0 0 0 +0 0
5. Brighton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
6. Bristol City 0 0 0 0 +0 0
7. Burnley 0 0 0 0 +0 0

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Royals jet off to Thailand
Reading : 05/07/2015 21:01:01
Season Preview- Blackburn
Reading : 05/07/2015 20:47:00
Late Taylor Swoop?
Forest : 05/07/2015 19:58:00
Latest Snodgrass Update
Hull City : 05/07/2015 19:46:01
Bridcutt Bid?
Derby County : 05/07/2015 19:38:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

10m for Rhodes....Fair price?
Suggested By:  VitalRovers
Yes! Easily worth 10m 16%
No....It's not enough! 68%
Too much 13%
Whatever we'll not get that 2%