Date:Thursday May 13 2010
To be honest with you none of us really know what to expect this summer do we? We can only 'hope' that this or that will happen, so we only really have hope, right?
Clearly our priority is to see us taken over, and by someone who will hopefully 'do right by us!' Granted this will be a businessman or businessmen who WILL want some return on this investment, that is football for you! But they do not need to fleece us for all they can!
All in all, like I say, this is going to, in many ways basically be 'guess work' and maybe some will be more ruled by the heart more than the head, also A LOT will depend on things such as Uncle Avram staying or not I guess...
#7 The Herminator
A real fans favourite, loved by all for his never say die attitude, effort and commitment.
All of our players have, on the whole to be fair, deserved a crack at a place in the cup final squad yet the fact that The Herminator will miss this due to his Achilles injury - which could still end his career? - is cruel on him, and us really.
Yep the guy is knocking on a bit but, so long as he can recover from his career threatening injury, you cannot help but think there is life in this old dog yet!
Will he stay or will he go?
Unsure. Fitness permitting I would hope to keep him...
He would, despite his age, be one of the first offered a new contract if it were up to me although the fact that he is a high earner and facing a long-term recovery schedule from this injury, with there being no assurances that he will recover, as much as I would like a new deal offered to the guy we simple cannot take any risks in our position can we?
Although some reports have 'claimed' that he has technically played the amount of games needed to trigger a new contract - if that is the case then I would hope, and feel it would be the case, that The Herminator will think long and hard before he actually made us honour this.
It is vital that we make sure his conditioning is right before we put a contract in front of him, on reduced wages or not though.
So, it is best for all concerned for him to work on his recovery and us to make sure we are getting what we will be paying for - there is no need for anyone to rush into anything.
PLAY UP POMPEY!
Date:Thursday May 13 2010
2014/15 Pompey expectations - Toffee74 (Monday July 28 2014)
As long as we win! (Sunday July 27 2014)
Pompey well beaten by Ebbsfleet (Saturday July 26 2014)
On this day in history...26th July (Saturday July 26 2014)
On this day in history...25th July (Friday July 25 2014)
Awford knows his side...do you? (Thursday July 24 2014)
Progression pleases Awford (Thursday July 24 2014)
Another Pompey win (Wednesday July 23 2014)
AA not 'actively pursuing anyone' (Tuesday July 22 2014)
On this day in history...22nd July (Tuesday July 22 2014)
|Teenage Striker Arrives?
» Southend : 28/07/2014 23:23:00
|Keeper joins Seagulls
» York : 28/07/2014 18:59:00
|Woodards Signs Short Term Contract
» Tranmere : 28/07/2014 17:05:00
|Hemmings Signs One Year Deal
» Dag & Red : 28/07/2014 16:55:00
|Lay Off Frustrates Ridehalgh
» Tranmere : 28/07/2014 15:03:00