UK time is: 22:12:30
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Thormet Pompey's Answer to D.A?


Thormert is also on Harry Redknapp's want list but the cost of such a talent was always going to prove tricky.

Thormet has scored 6 goals in 27 games for Lens this year. The player can play up front or his favoured position left midfield. This could be Pompey`s answer to D`Alessandro!

Pompey have agreed terms with Lens for a reported 10 million (6.8 million) and they will now look to negotiate a contract with the 26-year-old.

The likes of Everton and Tottenham have shown an interest in the past but Pompey are hoping they can tie up a quick deal before other clubs can pounce.

A word of warning though, he is a bit lazy (Robert style) but is sill an incredible talent.




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:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday June 17 2006

Time: 9:06PM

Your Comments

Doesnt sound like a bad player for 6.8 Million - if he can stop being 'lazy' and provide a bit of class, he could be the player to fire Pompey up the table next season.
richy23
thats a lot of money
lmatthews
For this money we're spending you fear thay may a dud somewhere! Hard to imagine Sasha is going to bank roll another set of players this time next season if we pick a dud too many!!!
storagematt
um why is there a picture of robert? sounds a good player, bit expensive know, but u have money now lol
green giant 12
read the article and robert will become clear! it is a lot but he's a good age
lmatthews
the last thing pompey need are lazy players, u should go down the same route as wigan and buy grafters, and add a bit of quality to that. u have decent players u just need to buuild on it.
elmo85
emana is sposed to be a right grafter
lmatthews
Sounds good. Lets hope it goes through ok and that he's not a greedy ******** too!
POMPEYMEV
Well, he's french and he doesn't set the world alight when it comes to scoring goals. I suppose we'll have to take the gaffers word on this one if he signs. A few news stories about him here -----> http://home.skysports.com/player.asp?plid=14054&clid=142&cpid=24
FEn_100
Heard nothing in Spurs Land re this guy being of interest and we need a left sided midfielder so its down to you guys and maybe Everton but I hear they are a bit spent out and the only new arrivals are going to be around the 2 million mark. GOOD LUCK!
TeddyLyon
Here's what the Toulouse chairman said about Thomert six months ago (Sky sports): "Whilst Thomert remains hot property, Lens have so far rejected all approaches, and chairman Gervais Martel says the French side have no intention of compromising their fine start to the season by selling their most valued asset...Olivier is achieving a great season, as we expected since his arrival. He shows incredible potential, he has become a key player." Olivier has a habit of scoring early goals for Lens who finished 4th in Ligue 1 last season. He's a left footed attacker.
StuartM
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Stats: Pompey v Bristol Rovers (Sunday April 20 2014)

4 in a row almost seals safety! (Saturday April 19 2014)

On this day in history...19th April (Saturday April 19 2014)

A mini Pompey wrap (Thursday April 17 2014)

On this day in history...17th April (Thursday April 17 2014)

Toast Special - The run in (Wednesday April 16 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Pompey Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. storagematt 95
2. PFCblue 94
3. mslorna48 79
4. pompeyrug 75
5. Emsworthianblue 45
6. Pompeytim 37
7. eastneydave 30
8. Lemmi 28
9. PompeyJake 17
10. Jimsmithswig 15

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Dag & Red 43 14 15 14 -3 57
12. Mansfield 43 14 15 14 -6 57
13. Newport 43 13 15 15 -3 54
14. Portsmouth 43 13 15 15 -11 54
15. Wimbledon 43 13 14 16 -5 53
16. Cheltenham 43 12 16 15 -9 52
17. Accrington 43 12 15 16 -3 51

Breaking League News

Pompey predictions league update #43
Portsmouth : 20/04/2014 20:00:00
Dons Season Ticket Price Hike!
Wimbledon : 20/04/2014 19:22:00
McFadzean Loan Extended
Burton : 20/04/2014 19:20:00
Team News v Hartlepool
Morecambe : 20/04/2014 19:16:00
Team News v Portsmouth
Northampton : 20/04/2014 19:11:00
Team News v Newport
Burton : 20/04/2014 19:07:00
Team News v Morecambe
Hartlepool : 20/04/2014 19:02:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Northampton v Pompey?
Suggested By:  
Pompey win 20%
Northampton win 0%
Draw 80%