Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Ooijer Too Old For PSV

Ooijer Too Old For PSV

Blackburn Rovers will not be losing defender Andre Ooijer anytime soon, not to PSV Eindhoven anyway.

PSV had been heavily linked with signing the 33-year-old Dutch International (who is currently out injured) but after looking over his injury track record and his age technical manager Stan Valckx has admitted that he was too old for their consideration and his injury problems over the years have also gone against him as well.

Valckx told Elf Voetbal: "In the last seven years he has missed one third of the season due to injuries. Beside that we are looking for someone with an eye on the future."

There has been some talk that Rovers are looking to offer Ooijer a new contract, which does expire at the end of the season.


NOT REGISTERED TO VITAL BLACKBURN? WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR! Register by clicking here.

Writer:Walker
Date:Saturday December 22 2007
Time: 10:26AM

Comments

0
This is good to hear (that they don't want him) as keeping him for the rest of the season at least is something that I would like. Personally I'm still not sure if he will stay at Ewood Park beyond this though?
Hughes Da Man
22/12/2007 10:28:00
0
Good news for us, where are the lawyers though, discrimination against age lol
sasman
22/12/2007 10:43:00
0
well we will keep him to ourselves then. in my opinion he has been one of our better defenders this season although he did have a slow start to the season. away from ooijer how are we in tenth and west ham in ninth if we have a point more than them?
durks de rover
22/12/2007 19:01:00
0
We are lucky to be in 9th not 10th. Look at the GD, West Ham have +7, 8 more than us. Hope we can finish in the top 10. On current form we will be lucky to hang on to 11th as all the teams around us seem to be improving. What has happened to our previously so solid defence in recent matches?
r.waterfall
23/12/2007 14:47:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (22/2/17)

Time for the new special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for 2016/17.

Blackburn Duo To Serve A Suspension This Week - 22/2/17

Blackburn Rovers duo Elliott Bennett and Hope Akpan will be out of action this week as they serve an automatic suspension.

Blackburn Confirm Coyle Departure

Blackburn have confirmed former Burnley, Bolton & Wigan boss Owen Coyle - who took charge of his final Rovers game against Manchester United on Sunday - has left.

Football League - Fixture Day & 2017/18 Key Dates

The Football League have released the key dates for the coming 2017/18 season, and the all important fixtures will be released on Wednesday June 21 at 9am.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Now it's the survival bid. Will Blackurn
Suggested By:
Stay up30%
Go down70%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 32 22 3 7 69 37
2 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
3 Huddersfield 32 20 4 8 64 8
4 Reading 33 18 6 9 60 5
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 33 17 7 9 58 10
7 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
8 Fulham 31 13 10 8 49 15
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 32 13 9 10 48 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Brentford 32 11 7 14 40 0
15 Q.P.R. 33 11 7 15 40 -10
16 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
17 Aston Villa 32 8 12 12 36 -8
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 33 9 8 16 35 -13
21 Bristol City 31 9 5 17 32 -4
22 Wigan 33 7 9 17 30 -10
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Feb 24 2017 7:45PM : Burton Albion (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Derby County (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Wigan Athletic (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Cardiff City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Norwich City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Fulham (a)
Sky Bet Championship
The Vital Football Members League