Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Blackburn Agree Fee For Chimbonda

Blackburn Agree Fee For Chimbonda

Blackburn have this morning agreed to pay £2 million for Spurs utility defender Pascal Chimbonda.

The fee was agreed and announced about an hour ago and will allow Stephen Warnock to complete his £8 million move to Aston Villa.

Sam has insisted he wants two players for the £8 million he will get for selling Warnock and now it seems that player number one is on his way.

This is a good deal for all parties as Pascal is a versatile player who is better than his second turgid spell at Spurs indicates and add into the mix that he is surplus to requirements at White Hart Lane and we have an agreement that will suit everybody.

Expect this one to be wrapped up quickly.



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Wednesday August 26 2009
Time: 12:01PM

Comments

0
He may not be the most popular player about but he is good and allows us some cash to spend elsewhere. Good work for me!
Mikey D
26/08/2009 12:05:00
0
You will get excellent value for the money here. Given a good run of matches and some faith, he is a very good player.
NorwaYid
26/08/2009 12:24:00
0
Good player on the cheap to be fair. Not really needed at WHL but still like I say a good player for a good price.
El Jefe
26/08/2009 12:28:00
0
isnt chimbonda a right sided player though?
sasman
26/08/2009 12:55:00
0
i think he is primarily right footed but can play all across the back, have always rated him since he came to the PL as he gives you an extra something down the flanks.... could turn out to be an interesting move....
GoneRoverBoard
26/08/2009 12:59:00
0
I think he's associated with playing right back but I've seen him credited with being able to play across the back four?? - in which case his versatility will be very useful - especially if Ollson needs more time to get upto speed. Press have also liked us with Gregory Cerdan -amongst others - I wonder if BSA is hedging his bets if Ryan Nelson looks likely to be injury prone?
YORK ROVER
26/08/2009 13:08:00
0
He has played plenty of times for Spurs at left back....
Mikey D
26/08/2009 13:55:00
0
Good player but with an attitude, I'm sure Fat Sam will keep him under control. Good at getting forward and great header of the ball but tackling can let him down.
SteadySpur
26/08/2009 14:31:00
0
great deal for you guys, best of luck to pascal, who is in no way as disloyal as painted by many.
oxfordspur
26/08/2009 14:33:00
0
thats what we like to hear - I personally think he has suffered in the media through one mistake he made whilst at Wigan. Sam is just the guy to get the best out of him.
Mikey D
26/08/2009 16:53:00
Page 1/3
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Match Day Officials v Hull

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

Next Up: Hull City (H)

The next Rovers match of the Championship season will be against Hull at Ewood Park on Saturday. We'll have a Match Preview nearer the time, however, for now it's over to you!!

FA Cup - West Ham Fifth Round Draw Confirmed

Following last night's FA Cup fourth round replay between West Ham and Liverpool, victory for West Ham confirms their passage through to the fifth round...

One Of The 'More' He Wants?

Having signed six players since January it was made clear by Lambert he's still looking to add to the Blackburn squad this season, despite the transfer window closing.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Profile
VitalRovers
Profile
Mikey Delap
Profile
Sasman!
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Middlesbrough MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Steele2%
Marshall0%
Ward6%
Hanley0%
Spurr3%
Lenihan3%
Evans0%
Akpan0%
Jordi Gomez74%
Graham3%
Watt6%
Sub - Jackson0%
Sub - Bennett3%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Middlesbrough 29 17 6 6 57 23
2 Hull City 29 17 5 7 56 26
3 Burnley 30 15 10 5 55 22
4 Brighton 29 14 11 4 53 9
5 Derby County 30 13 12 5 51 14
6 Sheff Wed 30 13 11 6 50 12
7 Ipswich 30 13 9 8 48 2
8 Birmingham 30 13 8 9 47 8
9 Cardiff 30 11 12 7 45 5
10 Forest 30 10 12 8 42 6
11 Wolves 30 10 10 10 40 -1
12 Brentford 30 11 7 12 40 -2
13 Q.P.R. 30 9 12 9 39 1
14 Preston 30 9 12 9 39 -1
15 Reading 30 9 9 12 36 0
16 Leeds Utd 30 8 12 10 36 -5
17 Huddersfield 30 8 8 14 32 -4
18 Blackburn 28 6 13 9 31 0
19 Fulham 29 6 11 12 29 -5
20 MK Dons 30 7 7 16 28 -18
21 Bristol City 30 6 10 14 28 -22
22 Rotherham 30 7 4 19 25 -19
23 Bolton 30 4 12 14 24 -21
24 Charlton 30 5 9 16 24 -30
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Hull City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 16 2016 7:45PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 23 2016 7:45PM : Derby County (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Milton Keynes Dons (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 1 2016 7:45PM : Middlesbrough (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 5 2016 12:30PM : Burnley (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Walker15
2.@roverseas6
3.dallydally2