UK time is: 06:02:41
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Loan window set to close

The emergency loan window for NPower Football League clubs closes tonight at 5pm and with it will go the last chance (until January) for clubs to bring in reinforcements to their squad.

For Rovers what appeared to be a fairly quiet end to proceedings could yet turn out to be a bit eventful.

News reaches the footballing community that Rovers are attempting to bring back former Blackburn no.1 Brad Friedel, initially on loan. Something of a surprise.

The club were trying to reach some sort of agreement with Spurs yesterday afternoon/evening but nothing has been forthcoming as yet with Spurs reluctant to let their competition to Hugo Lloris go. But it is expected that Rovers will try again today prior to the deadline with Brad likely to be tempted to move back with the lure of a coaching role included.

Elsewhere, Rovers are just waiting on Venky's (yes I know) to sign off on the deal to bring in Manchester United youngster Joshua King, which will be with a view to a permanent deal in January. Expect that one to go through in due course.

I'm not quite sure how bringing in a 4th keeper could be considered an 'emergency' but I don't think there are many who would turn their noses up at the return of the eight year servant American...




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 November 22 2012

Time: 10:07AM

Your Comments

Surely not?!
Mikey Delap
Surely YES!!!
FreidelNo.1
A loan deal and a coaching post according to the Mail. Come home Brad!
FreidelNo.1
It would be nice to have bradders back but what about robbo? Was a star last season, always played his heart out! But so does brad! And is King a striker or a winger?
marshinrover
Why are we collecting strikers? Rhodes, Gomez, Kazim, Rochina, Best, Edinho and not to forget Loaners Cracking shaft and Slew... Add King to to that and we have 9 First team strikers... all right, 8, but when we think how weak we are at the back, why aren't we looking for reinforcements there?? Brad would be a great shout though!
BigNumber5
AVB, said NOPE! I'm gutted, but maybe a deal can be done in january to get the premier leagues best goalkeeper of all time ;-)
FreidelNo.1
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Maybe Rochina Might Stay?? (Tuesday July 29 2014)

Rudy Absence In The Balance (Tuesday July 29 2014)

Rovers In Need Of A Right-Back (Tuesday July 22 2014)

Rovers Keane On Michael Again (Saturday July 19 2014)

Strengthen The Defence (Wednesday July 16 2014)

Best If Leon And Rovers Part (Wednesday July 16 2014)

Marrow leaves Rovers (Tuesday July 15 2014)

Bowyer's Rhodes Delight (Tuesday July 15 2014)

Odd Kit Launch!! (Tuesday July 15 2014)

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. Walker 66
2. Mikey Delap 47
3. dallydally 44
4. Sasman! 26
5. *Dave* 22
6. Marcus:) 10
7. chris_rovers 9
8. rhodie110961 7
9. fransavarese 6
10. adam_quirk 4

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Birmingham 0 0 0 0 +0 0
2. Blackburn 0 0 0 0 +0 0
3. Blackpool 0 0 0 0 +0 0
4. Bolton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
5. Bournemouth 0 0 0 0 +0 0
6. Brentford 0 0 0 0 +0 0
7. Brighton 0 0 0 0 +0 0

Breaking League News

Owls hit by Lavery injury blow
Sheff Wed : 29/07/2014 23:46:00
Scunthorpe close on Llera deal
Sheff Wed : 29/07/2014 23:42:00
Delfouneso Returns
Blackpool : 29/07/2014 23:40:00
Late Hammill Winner In Sheffield
Huddersfield : 29/07/2014 23:05:00
Radoslaw Majewski Joins Terriers on Loan Deal
Huddersfield : 29/07/2014 22:30:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will Ruben Rochina stay at Ewood Park this season?
Suggested By:  Walker
Yes (and that's a good thing) 60%
Yes (and that's a bad thing) 0%
No (and that's a good thing) 0%
No (and that's a bad thing) 0%
If he does he'll go in January anyway!! 40%