Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Grella To Focus on Blackburn

Grella To Focus on Blackburn

The Lancashire Telegraph is today reporting that Australian International, Vincenzo Grella, has asked to be excused this entire coming season from the Australian National Team, so he can solely focus on playing as many games as possible in the English Premier League.

As many know, Vinnie has had a troubled time with injuries since his transfer to Rovers, however, he believes, once again, he is ready to face the challenges of the Premier League, and will sacrifice the Green and Gold Socceroos jersey for a season, to ensure he remains fit.

"When I was in Australia I had a meeting with Han Berger ( Caretaker manager for Australia's next international against Slovenia' and John Boultbee (FFA's head of national teams) to discuss my future with the Socceroos. I told them that I felt that in the last year-and-a-half I had not been able to present myself properly at club level because of the demands involved in playing with the national team. I want to be able to spend one year without travelling all over the world playing for the national team, resting in the breaks and getting my body right'...

Whilst Grella's future at Blackburn is uncertain, he does hope he can prove himself in the Premier League, for Blackburn Rovers.

I dont need to say what he is capable of, I know, all Aussies know, and hopefully, fingers crossed, Blackburn Rovers fans will know...

And I did say, give him until January, if no good, then il jump on the sell sell sell bandwagon.




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

Writer:Sasman!
Date:Wednesday August 4 2010
Time: 10:44AM

Comments

0
please please please lol
sasman
04/08/2010 10:53:00
0
Putting your neck on the line here a bit Sas?!? lol
Mikey Delap
04/08/2010 11:31:00
0
just a bit!
sasman
04/08/2010 11:47:00
0
At least he has shown he feels like he has something to prove and wants to win the fans over rather than sit on th bench taking the pay cheques. I like this!
fransavarese
04/08/2010 12:10:00
0
Fair doos Sas, I still think he will leave, but if he stays I hope he tuirns into the 5 million pound man we thought we had signed
glen9mullan
04/08/2010 12:52:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Good Luck JR

Hopefully this luck and goals a plenty to help Middlesbrough to promotion into the Premier League will began after Blackburn Rovers go to The Riverside Stadium on Saturday afternoon!!

Rovers Preview: Middlesbrough (A)

Blackburn Rovers are at The Riverside Stadium for the SkyBet Championship match against Middlesbrough on Saturday afternoon.

Match Day Officials v Middlesbrough

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

New Ipswich Date Confirmed

I think that old adage of 'taking it a game at a time' will be the case for Rovers mind, with one of two Premier League sides, Liverpool or West Ham, faced next!

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Profile
VitalRovers
Profile
Mikey Delap
Profile
Sasman!
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

FA - Oxford MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Steele12%
Marshall27%
Hanley2%
Ward11%
Spurr0%
Bennett2%
Lenihan2%
Evans0%
Conway2%
Jackson13%
Watt27%
Sub - Lawrence0%
Sub - Taylor2%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Hull City 28 17 5 6 56 27
2 Middlesbrough 27 17 4 6 55 23
3 Brighton 29 14 11 4 53 9
4 Burnley 29 14 10 5 52 21
5 Derby County 29 13 11 5 50 14
6 Ipswich 29 13 9 7 48 3
7 Sheff Wed 29 12 11 6 47 11
8 Birmingham 29 13 8 8 47 9
9 Cardiff 29 11 11 7 44 5
10 Brentford 30 11 7 12 40 -2
11 Forest 29 9 12 8 39 5
12 Wolves 29 10 9 10 39 -1
13 Q.P.R. 29 8 12 9 36 0
14 Preston 29 8 12 9 36 -2
15 Leeds Utd 29 8 12 9 36 -4
16 Reading 29 9 8 12 35 0
17 Huddersfield 29 8 8 13 32 -3
18 Blackburn 27 6 12 9 30 0
19 Fulham 28 6 10 12 28 -5
20 MK Dons 28 7 5 16 26 -18
21 Rotherham 29 7 4 18 25 -18
22 Bristol City 29 5 10 14 25 -23
23 Charlton 29 5 9 15 24 -29
24 Bolton 29 3 12 14 21 -22
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Feb 6 2016 3:00PM : Middlesbrough (a)
Sky Bet Championship
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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Walker11
2.@roverseas6
3.dallydally2