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Grella set for Galatasaray

Grella set for Galatasaray

Vince Grella looks to be on his way to Galatasaray as the club has reached an 'agreement in principle' to buy the player off Blackburn Rovers.

Vince has been plagued by little injuries ever since joining Blackburn back in 2008 - something which may have played a part in their willingness to sell the Aussie.

It is now in the players hands what he wants to do but Grella is borderline impossible to get a comment from as he prepares for the World Cup in South Africa.

£2 million is the fee reported by the Lancashire Telegraph which has been agreed between the sides and could pave the way for extra cash to buy a striker with.

One more striker and one less midfielder would not be a bad thing.



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

Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Saturday June 5 2010
Time: 12:17PM

Comments

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Seems to be like were clearing as much off the wagebill as we can so we can get a Guti or some such player. If we do all this hard work only to sign Beattie though. I would be biterly disappointed!
Tombo1984
05/06/2010 13:13:00
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Wish him all the best but if this does go through its probably for the best. It just hasn't worked out and the extra funds will be much needed.
fransavarese
05/06/2010 13:13:00
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whay! Guti or Ledley in to replace! + a 6 million striker now we have 2.15 from the league.. 1.75 from benny sale.. and 2m from this!
rover23
05/06/2010 13:30:00
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That might be asking a bit too much I think dude but the money will come in handy I expect!!!
Mikey Delap
05/06/2010 13:44:00
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Wheres Sasman?? I thought he'd comment on this straight away! Must be taking it badly...
FreidelNo.1
05/06/2010 16:24:00
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And Rover23 - we earned £8 million in prize money from the league for finishing 10th (approx)
FreidelNo.1
05/06/2010 16:27:00
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yes but we budgeted to finish 13th and its 750k per position.. so 750k x3 - £2.25m for the 3 places higher we finished which sam gets to spend..
rover23
05/06/2010 17:03:00
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IM BACK! lol So, I wouldn't mind putting afew quid on Grella having a blinder of a world cup!! Anyone know how to get names removed from the back of shirts!! I was so certain that Grella was going to do the business for us... well he has, just only those few times hes played! GRRRrr
Blue n Whitey
05/06/2010 21:26:00
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It's a shame to see one of the Aussie boys go, I do like Vince. But his injury problems have been a nightmare. May have been worth the gamble to see how he goes in the World Cup and ask for more, But if he was to get injured there would probably be no sale. So all things considered its a good move for Rovers.
oziroversfan
06/06/2010 00:16:00
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hey hey it was sat night, dont expect me to be hanging around here on the computer!!! devestating news, also not the perfect timing with the aussie tour
sasman
06/06/2010 01:17:00
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