UK time is: 09:08:30
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Crouch will be back!

Peter Crouch will return to Pompey this summer, not my vote, yours - although these findings from pompeyrug's poll are thoughts that I completely agree with to be honest.

It is no secret that Harry Redknapp wants Crouch back at Pompey, and it is also no secret that I would be delighted if he did return to play alongside Jermain Defoe - a fella that has also expressed his desire to play with him too, something that he did for England against Trinidad & Tobago on Sunday night, a pairing that yielded a goal.

Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez was asking a ridiculous 15m for him but has now decided to lower this valuation so there is a good chance that we will bring him back to the South Coast in the coming weeks...

What the poll asked - Do you think we will re-sign Crouchy this summer?

How you voted - Yes 60%, No, Rafa's asking too much 25%, I do not want him back anyway... 9%, He will see out his contract then leave on a free 6%

Current Poll - Who will be the first sacrificial lamb to fund some of the summer arrivals?

As much as we would like to see all players kept, realistically we will have to let some go to help fund moves for others but who will be the first one to make way this summer - this is what pentonpompey wants to know with this - 'As we have to balance the books, whom do we think will be the first name this summer to leave Pompey?' Let the poll do the talking before we do when it finishes.

PLAY UP POMPEY!

Join the Vital Pompey Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: pompeyrug Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday June 2 2008

Time: 8:14AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
I think Crouchy will be here as well - especially as he's had 10 days in the company of Pompey's 3 Lions who are loving it at the moment. I'm also hoping there's some truth in the rumour of SWP - I think he'd be a great signing for us.
tracyc
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 08:18:00

SWP, Crouch, Defoe, Kanu, James, Diarra - the little and large show.
ChrisW
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 08:33:00

But more entertaining
UKTony
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 08:38:00

yeah! :)
ChrisW
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 09:02:00

Half an England team if those two signings come off. Still can't believe how far we've come! (Sorry, didn't mean to sound like 'Arry).
Tantona
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 09:22:00

Fingers crossed everybody! Oooh and toes!
sneakay
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 09:40:00

And if the talk of Bridge coming as well, there is a possability of 6...YES 6 England players on our books, Surely this is a dream?
pentonpompey
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 12:10:00

ARGH... as soon as i saw the title i thought we signed him... Thanks for getting my hopes up :(
ausoccer
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 13:16:00

sorry ausoccer, that wasnt the intention - im sure he will be back tho!
pompeyrug
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 13:29:00

Let's not Forget that Nugent is an England international too. James Johnson Campbell Defoe Nugent Crouch SWP Bridge That would be 7 England players.
NinjaTim
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 15:52:00

Sorry. Make that EIGHT England players!!!!!
NinjaTim
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 15:56:00

Crouch,SWP,& Bridge would be great news' well brilliant I should say. Now Dunne is waiting on Mark Hughes. rumours could be true as Harry has said his targets are English & Irish prem players. Let's hope he get's them
pompeyyong
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 20:29:00

Bring them in & bring it on.
storagematt
Report Abuse
02/06/2008 21:36:00

If Barry goes to liverpool Villa will want to talk about a deal with Crouch according to Birmingham mail .
pompeyyong
Report Abuse
03/06/2008 19:15:00

Yeah could be a part-ex deal couldn't it Yong... But I must say that I'm at last warming to the ida of Crouch, but till don't think he'd be my first choice.. Is the Gudjohnnson rumour still around ?
Chix
Report Abuse
04/06/2008 08:05:00

Heskey close to deal so they are saying, but Harry still looking at Crouch if the price is 10mill not 15mill. Chix not heard anything on Gudjohnnson or what about the argentine striker at Porto reported about 3-4 weeks ago we were linked to for 12mill, Porto now kicked out of champions league.
pompeyyong
Report Abuse
04/06/2008 19:18:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Portsmouth Articles

Audio - Waddock On Mansfield Win (Saturday April 25 2015)

Pompey enjoy Stag party (Saturday April 25 2015)

Stats: Mansfield v Portsmouth (Saturday April 25 2015)

On this day in history...25th April (Saturday April 25 2015)

Pompey told Cook off (Friday April 24 2015)

On this day in history...23rd April (Thursday April 23 2015)

Archived Portsmouth Articles

List All Vital Pompey 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. pompeyrug 169
2. Pompeytim 53
3. eastneydave 41
4. Et_tu_Pompeii 35
5. cornypomp 33
6. storagematt 33
7. mslorna48 26
8. Copnor43 24
9. PFCblue 23
10. Jimsmithswig 21

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Dag & Red 45 17 8 20 0 59
14. Oxford 45 14 16 15 0 58
15. Wimbledon 45 14 15 16 -6 57
16. Portsmouth 45 14 14 17 -2 56
17. Accrington 45 14 11 20 -20 53
18. Cambridge 45 13 12 20 -4 51
19. York 45 11 18 16 -5 51

Breaking League News

On this day in history...26th April
Portsmouth : 26/04/2015 07:00:00
Sunday Chimes #45 - Boss choice getting boring?
Portsmouth : 26/04/2015 01:00:01
The Opposition View - Morecambe
Wycombe : 26/04/2015 00:51:00
Not good enough admits Wilcox
York : 25/04/2015 21:37:01
Sixty Not Out at the Park.
Morecambe : 25/04/2015 21:33:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Mansfield MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Jones 0%
Webster 20%
Devera 0%
Ertl 0%
Butler 20%
Dunne 0%
Hollands 0%
Close 0%
Wallace 40%
Westcarr 0%
Tubbs 20%
Sub - Chaplin 0%
Sub - Shorey 0%
Sub - McCallum 0%