UK time is: 12:28:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Tugay nets Turkish Youth Role

Rovers legend Tugay has taken up a role in the youth academy at Turkish side Galatasaray.

Tugay did actually hold talks with Rovers about entering a similar role at Brockhall but the move to Turkey, where he has also hold legendary status was too good to turn down at this point.

Tugay has however, expressed his desire to ultimately return to Ewood Park in some capacity in the future.

Williams, speaking to the Lancashire Telegraph said - "We did hold preliminary discussions with Tugay but this is a fantastic chance for him and we wish him all the best."

Good news for Tugay and I have no doubt that his long term coaching career lies with us but for now I wish him all the best.




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 March 3 2010

Time: 11:29AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Good to see Tugay making some inroads in the coaching world...
Mikey Delap
Report Abuse
03/03/2010 12:51:00

Coaching and then Managing I hope.... I'd love to see him boss Rovers one day...... LEGEND!!!!
Bearhead
Report Abuse
03/03/2010 13:07:00

Who knows, he has that aura about him that players just respect... the respect he commanded on the field was second to none.
Mikey Delap
Report Abuse
03/03/2010 14:29:00

I think he could be player-manager now - opportunity missed. But I guess Sam isn't doing too bad a job and saved us from relegation...
FreidelNo.1
Report Abuse
03/03/2010 16:07:00

Well done Tugay and all the best... come back one day (soon)
retroflair31
Report Abuse
04/03/2010 16:03:00

i believe he'll be back coaching at Rovers in the future, best wishes for our legend...
metalrover
Report Abuse
05/03/2010 07:15:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Could We Go All The Way?? (Sunday January 25 2015)

Paying The Price (Sunday January 25 2015)

Bowyer: It's A Good Feeling (Sunday January 25 2015)

Blackburn MotM v Swansea? (Sunday January 25 2015)

FA Cup - Blackburn 3-1 Swansea (Sunday January 25 2015)

Stats: Blackburn v Swansea (Saturday January 24 2015)

O'Sullivan Stays With Rovers (Saturday January 24 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 38
2. Walker 17
3. roverjoy 14
4. rover50 13
5. rovers2011 9
6. Rye of the Rovers 8
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 26 9 10 7 -2 37
10. Blackburn 26 9 9 8 1 36
11. Birmingham 26 9 8 9 -8 35
12. Forest 27 8 10 9 -2 34
13. Cardiff 26 9 7 10 -3 34

Breaking League News

West Brom interest in Sako
Wolves : 26/01/2015 11:00:00
Thorne Making Progress
Derby County : 26/01/2015 11:00:00
Middlesbrough No 16 In FA Cup 5th Round Draw
Middlesbrough : 26/01/2015 10:46:00
AGL Latics Fanzine Backs Local Club
Wigan : 26/01/2015 10:46:00
Fulham No 14 In The FA Cup 5th Round Draw
Fulham : 26/01/2015 10:43:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

FA - Swansea MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Eastwood 2%
Henley 0%
Duffy 63%
Kilgallon 10%
Olsson 10%
Taylor 0%
Williamson 0%
Lowe 0%
Conway 0%
Cairney 0%
King 15%
Sub - Dunn 0%
Sub - Gestede 0%
Sub - Rhodes 0%