Date:Saturday April 14 2007
Blackburn Rovers' goalkeeping department has been covered until 2009 at least with the excellent news that Brad Friedel has agreed a new deal with the club.
Friedel has agreed a one-year extension to his current deal that will take him through until 2009, when he will be 38-years-old and almost certainly see him end a career with Rovers.
In a day and age when so many are out for all they can and some don't even have a shave without consulting their agent Friedel agreed the deal himself without his being present, over a quiet chat with Rovers chairman John Williams.
"I love this club. My agent is Paul Stretford, but I did the deal myself. I had a nice chat over a cup of coffee with chairman John Williams. There was no need to go in and have a big battle."
Friedel has a Soccer School in his native America and it is no secret that he intends to play a more hands on approach in this in the future, but we now know this will not be until 2009 at least.
Do I think 2009 will be the end of the Friedel Rovers story? I honestly hope not and genuinely think that he could carry on until at least 40 if he wanted.
What do we all think? Share your thoughts below…
Don't forget "Walkerbout" Sunday Evening's in the forum between 6pm & 8pm - For more information click here. There will be no Walkerbout this week (Sunday 15th April) due to the FA Cup Semi Final BUT it will return on Sunday 22nd April).
But don't forget the forum itself, you can talk about whatever you want there and YOU decide what it is! Forum Link.
Why should you sign up to Vital Blackburn? - click here and you'll find out!
Date:Saturday April 14 2007
Stats: Birmingham City v Blackburn Rovers (Monday April 21 2014)
Rovers dabble with the last chance saloon (Monday April 21 2014)
Stats: Blackburn Rovers v Yeovil Town (Saturday April 19 2014)
Rovers disappoint again (Friday April 18 2014)
Rovers expecting DJ help (Thursday April 17 2014)
Marshall aiming for early return (Wednesday April 16 2014)
Bowyer not pleased with Rovers lapses (Sunday April 13 2014)
Stats: Sheffield Wednesday v Blackburn Rovers (Saturday April 12 2014)
Millwall set to end Campbell loan (Thursday April 10 2014)
Etuhu facing another spell on the sidelines (Thursday April 10 2014)
|5.||Rye of the Rovers||12|
|Leeds v Forest: Match Report From Kid's Corner
» Forest : 23/04/2014 23:07:00
|DRFC Defender in Football League Team of the Week
» Doncaster : 23/04/2014 22:44:00
» Forest : 23/04/2014 22:44:00
|LUFC Youngster in England squad for Euro finals
» Leeds Utd : 23/04/2014 20:13:00
|LUFC Butland - Leeds spell will help me
» Leeds Utd : 23/04/2014 20:04:00
|Upson - Positive Focus Required
» Brighton : 23/04/2014 20:04:00
|Final 2 games for Seasiders
» Blackpool : 23/04/2014 20:01:00