Portsmouth - Puts it all in perspective
UK time is: 22:25:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Puts it all in perspective

As I write this I do not know the score at all really.

What am I talking about?

Well I am talking about Fabrice Muamba...

I suspect you all know what I mean by that, but if not then the Bolton midfielder collapsed during Bolton's FA cup game with Spurs on Saturday evening and suffered what could be a fatal incident, although hopefully it will not be.

Following our draw with Bristol City, which I completely enjoyed despite our failure to win, I was out with my cousins and a few family friend members on a night out when the 24-year-old collapsed during the televised game.

After quite a sustained period of treatment on the pitch, with the game soon called off after he was taken to hospital, it soon put into perspective our problems.

Yep, we might be facing the future of our club being at risk but the fact that the life of such a young man, fit and seemingly healthy footballer at that, is in the balance it makes you put into perspective what really is important really.

The future of Portsmouth Football Club means so much to us but in the grand scheme of things just how important is this in relation to something that most of us may well take for granted?

Watching events as they unfolded you cannot help but fear for the worst but I would think that each and everyone of us hope for the very best as far as Muamba is concerned and we all have our thoughts with him, and his family, at this time...

Add this to the sad news that life long Pompey fan Tony Goodall very sadly passed away this weekend it has been a very sombre weekend that does make you put many things into perspective really.

PLAY UP POMPEY!

Click here to make your prediction: Pompey v Birmingham.

Join the Vital Pompey Debate

Vital Pompey on: facebook Vital Pompey on: twitter

Join the Vital Pompey Forum Debate

Frippy's Virtual Bookies - here.




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:Sunday March 18 2012

Time: 12:55AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Great minds as they say. Rug and I write the same story totally independently and reach exactly the same conclusion.
eastneydave
Report Abuse
18/03/2012 08:58:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Portsmouth Articles

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 90
2. Et_tu_Pompeii 50
3. Pompeytim 39
4. storagematt 21
5. Emsworthianblue 19
6. eastneydave 19
7. mslorna48 18
8. Copnor43 18
9. bhhardinge 12
10. Jimsmithswig 11

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Oxford 46 15 16 15 1 61
14. Dag & Red 46 17 8 21 -1 59
15. Wimbledon 46 14 16 16 -6 58
16. Portsmouth 46 14 15 17 -2 57
17. Accrington 46 15 11 20 -19 56
18. York 46 11 19 16 -5 52
19. Cambridge 46 13 12 21 -5 51

Breaking League News

Brabin Adds Harris
Tranmere : 24/05/2015 18:21:00
Five More Tranmere Friendlies
Tranmere : 24/05/2015 18:17:01
Barrett & Pigott Give Their Own Wembley Thoughts
Southend : 24/05/2015 18:05:01
Players React To Play Off Promotion
Southend : 24/05/2015 17:59:01
Bentley - Promotion Was All I Wanted
Southend : 24/05/2015 17:54:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Is Cook the right man?
Suggested By:  pompeyrug
Yep, ticks the right boxes 80%
Nope, not what we needed 5%
Unsure...too soon to say 9%
Maybe, I'm quietly confident though 6%