UK time is: 07:17:49
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Do we smell a signing coming...

Has anyone ever noticed that when the 'speculation', which has reached boiling point over the weeks, seems to die off slightly, this happens just before we announce a new signing?

Well the 'links', although still about, have died off quite a lot in the past few days, with the 'denials' and talk from the likes of Harry Redknapp and Peter Storrie also cooling - could this mean that our first signing of the summer is just around the corner perhaps?

Obviously I do not know this for a fact, but it is something that I have often observed just before a signing is announced - Peter Crouch anyone...

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!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: pompeyrug Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday June 18 2008

Time: 11:47AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
I wonder how does the signing smell? Of ink on the contract maybe? :)
RussianHammer
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 12:17:00

Naaah, they've just been busy broaching the stadium announcement..
Tantona
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 12:26:00

yep, probably right with that Tantona, but maybe - just maybe...
pompeyrug
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 12:28:00

Patience my friends, the players will fall into place. Pompey's credability has never been higher.
storagematt
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 12:29:00

Wait and see!
eastneydave
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 12:33:00

We always seem to do a press release on Fridays, so absolutely no doubt Meridian Tonight will be the first to release the big announcement.
blarmy
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 12:54:00

One website has Liverpool wanting Diarra if they can't nail Gareth Barry. That would be awkward for us if it has some truth???!!!
storagematt
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 14:04:00

smell a signing? :( let's hope it's not a stinker :)
ChrisW
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 14:26:00

I wouldn't worry there Matt, Barry is a certainty to be playing in red next season.
pentonpompey
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 16:53:00

harry is away, i don't expect anything...
pompeycarpet
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 17:39:00

Harry maybe away, Storrie isn't, he is the man who does all negotiations
paultsmouth
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 17:43:00

Storie did say we would have players in before pre season training
pompeyyong
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 18:35:00

Harry isnt away, my wife saw him and Storrie driving back from Hayling Island today (18/6) Funny place for them to be, don't you think?
pompey4me
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 20:41:00

we'll have a player in by the end of next week...
pompeyrug
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 22:17:00

Harry's not away. He was at the Neil Diamond Show at the Rosebowl this weekend.
Gandor
Report Abuse
18/06/2008 22:40:00

I have a feeling that a double signing may happen tomorrow Friday 27th. An announcement on either Dunne and Solano or Crouch and Solano. If this happens can people let me know as I am away from my computer again all day! Loads of you have my number though, so keep me updated please.
sneakay
Report Abuse
19/06/2008 13:05:00

 

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 1%
Webster 0%
Devera 0%
Ertl 0%
Butler 0%
Dunne 0%
Hollands 0%
Close 0%
Wallace 66%
Westcarr 0%
Tubbs 33%
Sub - Chaplin 0%
Sub - Shorey 0%
Sub - McCallum 0%