Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Tugay nets Turkish Youth Role

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.

Exclusive to Vital ! Read now ! The Vital Boxing John H Stacey Interview



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

Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Wednesday March 3 2010
Time: 11:29AM

Comments

0
Good to see Tugay making some inroads in the coaching world...
Mikey Delap
03/03/2010 12:51:00
0
Coaching and then Managing I hope.... I'd love to see him boss Rovers one day...... LEGEND!!!!
Bearhead
03/03/2010 13:07:00
0
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
03/03/2010 14:29:00
0
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
03/03/2010 16:07:00
0
Well done Tugay and all the best... come back one day (soon)
retroflair31
04/03/2010 16:03:00
0
i believe he'll be back coaching at Rovers in the future, best wishes for our legend...
metalrover
05/03/2010 07:15:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Vital Preview - Championship, 9th-11th Dec 2016

The 2016-17 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend. This will see us among those involved with three points of course the aim.

Moving In The Right Direction

Victories against Brentford and Newcastle were followed up by a draw against Huddersfield. Ideally Coyle wanted to win all three but is happy with this improvement ahead of Preston.

QPR FA Cup Details Confirmed

Blackburn were paired with QPR in Monday's FA Cup third round draw, ticket details have been released.

November MotM Nomination - Coyle

The November nominations for the Sky Bet Championship Manager of the Month Award are in.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Preston North End v Blackburn Rovers
Suggested By:
Blackburn win0%
Preston win0%
Draw0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 19 13 1 5 40 21
2 Brighton 19 11 6 2 39 17
3 Reading 19 10 4 5 34 1
4 Leeds Utd 19 10 2 7 32 3
5 Birmingham 19 8 7 4 31 2
6 Sheff Wed 19 9 4 6 31 1
7 Norwich 19 9 3 7 30 4
8 Huddersfield 19 9 3 7 30 -3
9 Derby County 19 8 5 6 29 4
10 Fulham 19 7 7 5 28 9
11 Bristol City 19 8 3 8 27 4
12 Barnsley 19 7 4 8 25 3
13 Forest 19 7 4 8 25 1
14 Preston 19 7 4 8 25 1
15 Aston Villa 19 5 10 4 25 1
16 Ipswich 19 6 6 7 24 -2
17 Q.P.R. 19 6 5 8 23 -8
18 Brentford 19 6 4 9 22 -2
19 Burton 19 5 7 7 22 -4
20 Wolves 19 5 6 8 21 -3
21 Blackburn 19 5 5 9 20 -7
22 Cardiff 19 5 4 10 19 -12
23 Wigan 19 4 6 9 18 -5
24 Rotherham 19 1 4 14 7 -26
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)

Dec 10 2016 5:30PM : Preston North End (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 13 2016 7:45PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 17 2016 3:00PM : Reading (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : Barnsley (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 31 2016 12:30PM : Huddersfield Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Newcastle United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Write for Vital Football