UK time is: 12:20:22
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Wanderers after Reidy?

Bolton Wanderers are apparently in the hunt for a new midfielder and see Blackburns' Steven Reid as the ideal man, providing his fitness holds up.

Reid has only just stepped back into the breach as Shakespeare once said and is currently at QPR on loan to get some fitness back.

The 28-year-old is actually out of contract in the summer but Rovers are keen to hold onto the box-to-box man and the only thing preventing him from him being offered a deal is the poor injury record he has.

I personally am a fan of Steven but I know someone that isn't (hint: he's Welsh and his name rhymes with Tom Tom), but I think that if Steven can make it through his spell with QPR and back into the Rovers first team by January, he has the ability and skill to earn a new deal.

Fingers crossed.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday November 25 2009

Time: 9:52AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
I suspect people will be divided on this...
Mikey Delap
Report Abuse
25/11/2009 09:55:00

Bolton have enough injury prone players ta
Back of the Net
Report Abuse
25/11/2009 10:29:00

i think we keep him. If he performs, offer him a contract with 2 months remaining, if he doesnt perform, he can leave on a free. He has spent 3/4 years injured, there is no point even trying to cash in, as we will get bout 300k max for him. Take a punt on him with the 6 months, if no good, then sorry, he needs to go
sasman
Report Abuse
25/11/2009 10:30:00

I'm also a fan of Reid - when he was injury free he had a great season - I would offer him a new two year deal but with a lower wage on the understanding that he need to repay us for standing by him. If he wants to go as he wants regular football or more money, then I would let him go and wish him luck - but I think he knows that Rovers is the best place for him.
FreidelNo.1
Report Abuse
25/11/2009 13:46:00

performance based contract?
retroflair31
Report Abuse
25/11/2009 21:02:00

I'm more than happy for Reidy to get a new contract provided he comes through his loan with Queens Park Rangers without any reaction and the performances give us the indication that he'll be worthy of it. Personally I have concerns over Reidy but hope to be proven wrong.
Walker
Report Abuse
27/11/2009 09:03:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

An Odd Decision!! (Thursday January 29 2015)

Trio Of Rovers Concerns (Thursday January 29 2015)

Blackburn MotM v Derby? (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Champ - Derby 2-0 Blackburn (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Stats: Derby v Blackburn (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Rovers Preview: Derby (A) (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Ram Raid? (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Team News: Derby County v Blackburn (Tuesday January 27 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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. dallydally 47
2. roverjoy 19
3. Walker 19
4. Rye of the Rovers 13
5. rover50 13
6. rovers2011 11
7. marshinrover 3
8. Tombo1984 2
9. cboyer 2
10. ptholt 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Wolves 27 12 8 7 -2 44
8. Norwich 27 12 7 8 16 43
9. Sheff Wed 27 9 11 7 -2 38
10. Blackburn 27 9 9 9 -1 36
11. Birmingham 27 9 9 9 -8 36
12. Forest 27 8 10 9 -2 34
13. Cardiff 26 9 7 10 -3 34

Breaking League News

McClaren Delighted With Bent
Derby County : 29/01/2015 11:00:00
Hyland training with Blackpool
Blackpool : 29/01/2015 10:54:00
Pool chasing Potts
Blackpool : 29/01/2015 10:40:00
Clarke: I want to sign a forward
Reading : 29/01/2015 10:00:00
Any Previous? - Ipswich Town v Wigan Athletic
Wigan : 29/01/2015 09:44:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Derby MotM
Suggested By:  
Steele 1%
Baptiste 0%
Hanley 0%
Kilgallon 11%
Olsson 11%
Marshall 0%
Lowe 0%
Evans 0%
Conway 11%
Cairney 0%
King 55%
Sub:-Brown 0%
Sub:-Rhodes 11%
Sub:- Gestede 0%