Vital Football

Eastwood signs 'non-contract' terms

Eastwood signs 'non-contract' terms

To play a game of football you need at least 11 players, you most definitely need a keeper!

Well Pompey now have one of these after Simon Eastwood arrived today...

Although this is only on 'non-contract' terms so he could leave the club at any time as Appy, as he told The Pompey Site, is well aware but hopes to bring him in permanently: 'obviously we need a goalkeeper and Simon has been playing in the pre-season games for us.

'It's on a non-contract basis, so it could be ripped up at any time, but hopefully in the future we'll be looking at giving him a contract.'

Speaking of Appy he has branded the news that his budget will be slashed from £4m to £1.5m 'unprofessional'...

As already said today I think a budget of £4m for the playing side of things is too much at league one level but if he was told this is what it was going to be to then cut this by more than 50% is another kick for him while he is already down! A definite sign of things to come under Portpin though...

One (for now at least!) down, only another ten (at least) to go!

In theory could we not have signed other players on non-contract terms for the game tomorrow then, maybe we have?

PLAY UP POMPEY!

Join the Vital Pompey Debate

Vital Pompey on: facebook Vital Pompey on: twitter

Join the Vital Pompey Forum Debate



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

Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Monday August 13 2012
Time: 7:43PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Portsmouth Articles

Duo sign professional Pompey deals

Will Jez Bedford and Theo Widdrington be the future Pompey midfield? We'll certainly hope so, clearly the Blues do too or they wouldn't have signed professional deals at Fratton Park.

Nathan Thompson - A Swindon perspective

Prior to his departure for Wigan, Paul Cook wanted Nathan Thompson at Pompey. Interest was retained by Kenny Jackett, who completed his free transfer signing from Swindon last week.

On this day in history...26th June

A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, 26th June.

Main man for Pompey? I wouldn't think so

Harsh? Maybe, but do I really feel ex-Middlesbrough, Doncaster and Oldham forward Main will be in Pompey's 1st team, becoming a key member of Jackett's starting XI? Well, no.

Archived Vital Pompey Articles

Vital Pompey articles from

Site Journalists

pompeyrug
Editor email
Profile
eastneydave
Editor email
Profile
paultsmouth
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Thoughts on Jackett's first signing Nathan Thompson
Suggested By: pompeyrug
Happy, we needed another right back31%
Disappointed, not good enough7%
Unsure, need to see more of him3%
I'll trust Jackett's judgement59%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.pompeyrug84
2.eastneydave30
3.PompeyFrippy21
4.Copnor4315
5.mslorna487
6.penton6
7.storagematt6
8.stubbsy0073
9.pompeyweller3
10.robertpog3
Vital Football Comment