Blackburn Rovers - Hoilett ready to sign a new deal
UK time is: 03:25:02
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Hoilett ready to sign a new deal

It seems to have been a long time coming but finally Junior Hoilett is set to sign his new long term contract.

Hoilett, Kean and Hoilett Snr. (Junior's agent) have taken their sweet time in getting the hotshot Canadian to commit his future to Rovers but the time is upon us with the boss confirming it will be done by early next week at the latest.

Kean spoke to BBC Radio Lancashire and said - 'We've virtually agreed a very long-term deal.

'I imagine I'll be on a plane to Toronto over the weekend and we'll get that done and dusted.'

Two things -

1) If this get's nailed then it's better than any new signing we'll make this summer.

2) If we use Steve Kean's air miles can we fly Sasman over to the UK just to keep him quiet??

Join The Vital Debate




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:Thursday August 18 2011

Time: 6:46PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Oh yeah! :)
Mikey Delap
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 18:48:00

Oh yeah! :)
Mikey Delap
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 18:48:00

I still don't understand why this is taking so long... also why does Kean need to fly out to Toronto when Junior will be in England this weekend?!
freidelno.1
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 19:47:00

I still don't understand why this is taking so long... also why does Kean need to fly out to Toronto when Junior will be in England this weekend?!
freidelno.1
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 19:47:00

(...has someone spiked his drink again??)
freidelno.1
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 19:48:00

(...has someone spiked his drink again??)
freidelno.1
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 19:48:00

Come ON! This is great news, so long as it's followed through. Sounds like a 5-year in the offing. Brilliant:)
rossp2112
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 20:54:00

Come ON! This is great news, so long as it's followed through. Sounds like a 5-year in the offing. Brilliant:)
rossp2112
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 20:54:00

Great news, to say it's dragged on is an understatement. As freidelno.1 says though why does Kean have to go to Toronto? Does he just love flying or what? Just give his old fella a few quid and a free ticket to come over here.
ITSALLROVER
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 21:41:00

Great news, to say it's dragged on is an understatement. As freidelno.1 says though why does Kean have to go to Toronto? Does he just love flying or what? Just give his old fella a few quid and a free ticket to come over here.
ITSALLROVER
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 21:41:00

At least he is going to sign anyway :)
stevekally
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 22:31:00

At least he is going to sign anyway :)
stevekally
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 22:31:00

I'll drive down to Toronto and grab the papers, jeeeeez.
the shire
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 23:07:00

I'll drive down to Toronto and grab the papers, jeeeeez.
the shire
Report Abuse
18/08/2011 23:07:00

Been hearing this all summer and still not signed, will get excited when its confirmed cos every week it appears a new deal will be signed only for it not to be, Kean did say 10 weeks ago he was going to Toronto but 10 wks later still no sign. I'm confident he will sign a deal but just think we should have had this sorted weeks ago, I'm also a little concerned that it looks like one condition of getting it signed is that Junior wants a release clause in it
glen9mullan
Report Abuse
20/08/2011 03:44:00

Been hearing this all summer and still not signed, will get excited when its confirmed cos every week it appears a new deal will be signed only for it not to be, Kean did say 10 weeks ago he was going to Toronto but 10 wks later still no sign. I'm confident he will sign a deal but just think we should have had this sorted weeks ago, I'm also a little concerned that it looks like one condition of getting it signed is that Junior wants a release clause in it
glen9mullan
Report Abuse
20/08/2011 03:44:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Vital Report - Blackburn 0-0 Bolton (Sunday August 30 2015)

Video - Bolton Highlights (Saturday August 29 2015)

Stats: Blackburn v Bolton (Friday August 28 2015)

Blackburn v Bolton - Team Line Ups (Friday August 28 2015)

Leeds Trip On Sky (Friday August 28 2015)

Duffy & Bowyer Ahead Of Bolton (Friday August 28 2015)

Rovers Preview: Bolton Wanderers (H) (Friday August 28 2015)

Blackburn Host Lancashire Rivals! (Thursday August 27 2015)

Bowyer's 'Complete Shock' (Thursday August 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
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Walker 161
2. dallydally 136
3. roverjoy 26
4. @roverseas 21
5. jimbogeesus 16
6. rovers2011 15
7. captain _midnight 13
8. hmibennett 12
9. mobyduck 5
10. billingtonrover 2

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Blackburn 0 - 0 Bolton
Brighton 1 - 0 Blackburn
Blackburn 1 - 1 Cardiff
Huddersfield 1 - 1 Blackburn
Blackburn 1 - 2 Wolves

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Brentford 4 1 1 2 -1 4
19. Derby County 5 0 4 1 -1 4
20. Bristol City 5 1 1 3 -4 4
21. Blackburn 5 0 3 2 -2 3
22. Huddersfield 5 0 3 2 -3 3
23. Bolton 5 0 3 2 -4 3
24. Rotherham 5 0 1 4 -8 1

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

LUFC Leeds Fan View v Derby County
Leeds Utd : 30/08/2015 20:29:00
Opinion: Player of the Month
Birmingham : 30/08/2015 20:11:00
Freedman - We're Braced For Bids
Forest : 30/08/2015 18:11:00
Freedman amp; Vaughan On Cardiff Loss
Forest : 30/08/2015 18:00:00
Victory Pleased Bruce
Hull City : 30/08/2015 17:45:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Bolton MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Raya 1%
Henley 0%
Duffy 22%
Hanley 0%
Spurr 0%
Conway 44%
Lowe 0%
Evans 0%
Marshall 0%
Delfouneso 0%
Rhodes 11%
Sub - Koita 0%
Sub - Guthrie 22%
Sub - Barrow 0%