Portsmouth - Well really what a silly little poll!
UK time is: 17:12:21
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Well really what a silly little poll!

Did it tell us anything about the feelings of 'Vital' readers towards our playing assets?

When AA appeared in the High Court he placed a value upon our players stating if all the players were sold this is there 'book' value. That figure I seem to remember was well into the millions of pounds and whilst I accept we have sold a few since then e.g. Marc Wilson and John Utaka actually with what we have left (excluding loan players) how much are they worth now?

I suspect that with the players we will have under contract at the end of the season accepting that Nugent, Webber, Hreidarsson, Brown, Hughes, Ciftci, Ashdown and others from when AA made that statement actually how much will our retained playing staff be worth on the open market?

I chose five of our 'retained' players and thought I would ask you who was worth the most money?

Undoubted favourite was Lawrence and whilst I believe the level of his performances has dropped from the start of the season the result is probably right. I believe if a decent Premiership club comes in for him in the summer he will be gone. Similarly If BC gets an offer of 1 million or more he will bite their hand off.

I voted for Ward, I would hate for him to go and would love to see the side built around him.

Interesting other bits:

1. Only 9% voted for Nugent, this maybe because we all believe he is leaving anyway.

2.Mullins did ok at 3% but oh what a voice of critics regarding Kitson no wonder he jumped at the chance of leaving Stoke. Reading got 5.5 million when they sold him and I expect Kitson got about 10% of that as a signing on fee.

Final scores.

Aside the fact Nugent is on a 'free' if he was not which of our players would get us the largest fee?

Lawrence 74%
Ward 14%
Nugent 9%
Mullins 3%
Other 0%
Kitson 0%

Written by MickTait.

The views within this article are the views of the individual who wrote and submitted this piece, sometimes solely theirs. They are not necessarily shared by the Vital Pompey Site Journalists.

  • Click here to make your prediction: Pompey v Swansea.

    Join the Vital Pompey Debate

    Trust

  • Frippy's Virtual Bookies - latest update and place your bets!




    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: MickTait Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

    Date:Tuesday April 19 2011

    Time: 9:55AM

    Your Comments (oldest first)

    Change to most recent first
    What it tells us, Mick, is that very few of us believe we have any player assets. And that, I think, is a fair assessment. New owners take note.
    PFCblue
    Report Abuse
    19/04/2011 11:45:00

    I think Blue has it right, I don't blame AA for exaggerating the squad value it had to be done to keep the club afloat. I don't even think Lawrence is that great tbh. What I think is, Stoke did exactly right getting rid of Lawrence and Kitten the less said about Divko and Donko the better.
    Russellm
    Report Abuse
    19/04/2011 14:35:00

    I would agree with both the above current player asset value virtually nil, save a couple including Ward
    MickTait
    Report Abuse
    19/04/2011 17:37:00

    Can I just say that I use Nivea for Men?
    Et_tu_Pompeii
    Report Abuse
    19/04/2011 19:56:00

    from the picture above I don't think Nugent does
    MickTait
    Report Abuse
    20/04/2011 09:23:00

    Can I just say that I use Nivea for Men? Et_tu_Pompeii Jeez....what's happening to Pompey Supporters :-))
    cornypomp
    Report Abuse
    21/04/2011 08:08:00

     

    Have Your Say

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

    Recent Portsmouth Articles

    On this day in history...30th July (Thursday July 30 2015)

    Foggy at Fratton (Wednesday July 29 2015)

    Ertl reflects on PFC stay (Wednesday July 29 2015)

    No-one's PFC position is safe! (Tuesday July 28 2015)

    Sam Magri...Remember him? (Tuesday July 28 2015)

    ST sales continue VERY nicely! (Monday July 27 2015)

    Pompey assessment - Woking (a) (Sunday July 26 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 148
    2. Et_tu_Pompeii 40
    3. bhhardinge 28
    4. mslorna48 23
    5. FrattonBlue 21
    6. eastneydave 19
    7. Pompeytim 13
    8. Jimsmithswig 12
    9. russellm 10
    10. JASON R 9

    League Results (view all)

    Latest Results

    League Table (view table)

    Team P W D L GD Pts
    16. Notts County 0 0 0 0 0 0
    17. Oxford 0 0 0 0 0 0
    18. Plymouth 0 0 0 0 0 0
    19. Portsmouth 0 0 0 0 0 0
    20. Stevenage 0 0 0 0 0 0
    21. Wimbledon 0 0 0 0 0 0
    22. Wycombe 0 0 0 0 0 0

    Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

    Breaking League News

    Last season's squad - where are they now?
    Portsmouth : 30/07/2015 13:16:00
    Mackail-Smith Update
    Luton : 30/07/2015 11:57:01
    Still Praises Top-Notch Defence v Brentford
    Luton : 30/07/2015 11:56:01
    Former defender relishes new challenge
    York : 30/07/2015 11:34:00
    Wilcox delighted by Premier victory
    York : 30/07/2015 11:11:01

    Current Site Poll (view all polls)

    Which 'new' away game are you most looking forward to?
    Suggested By:  Et_tu_Pompeii
    Notts County 6%
    Crawley Town 2%
    Leyton Orient 6%
    Yeovil Town 9%
    Barnet 2%
    Bristol Rovers 75%