UK time is: 12:20:32
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Pompey Trust are preferred bidder

In a press release issued earlier today Trevor Birch, PKF partner and joint administrator of Portsmouth Football Club (2010) Ltd, said:
"After extensive discussions over the past few weeks, we have today nominated Portsmouth Supporters Trust as the preferred bidder for Portsmouth Football Club. We will be working with the Trust, the Football League and the Professional Footballers Association to conclude the sale of the Club as soon as possible."

Iain McInnes, proposed Chairman of Portsmouth FC under the PST bid, said: 'We are energised that our bid, by the fans and for the fans, has been preferred by the club's administrators.

'Although there remains a huge amount of work to be done to ensure the right outcome for the club, we are confident we will succeed.
'We believe our bid is realistic and credible, which is a view shared by the administrator.

This is the news most fans were waiting for and we have now to be positive and ensure that what begun as a pipedream can in the next few weeks become a reality. It means that those who have pledged money come forward and that others that have thought about it make up their minds quickly.

The Trust CAN run Portsmouth Football Club. They have shown that by the professional manner they have gone about putting the bid together and involved the City Council, Member of Parliament and local businesses.

They will appoint professionals to run the club within their own business plan and not try and treat it as a new toy.
It is time now to stand up and be counted!!

PUP and trust in the Trust!!




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: eastneydave Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday October 18 2012

Time: 6:50PM

Your Comments

Let us all be part of NewcoPompey :)
Pompey Malta
Let us all be part of NewcoPompey :)
Pompey Malta
Well I'm still worried about it, the finance source is not clear but if they succeed then the discussion has to move on. Although if they fail or fall out you can be sure it will open again. How does Farmery fit in and isn't there a conflict of interest with his Pompey Fans site?
russellm
Well I'm still worried about it, the finance source is not clear but if they succeed then the discussion has to move on. Although if they fail or fall out you can be sure it will open again. How does Farmery fit in and isn't there a conflict of interest with his Pompey Fans site?
russellm
Do we know if Chan has agreed a deal on the ground
russellm
Do we know if Chan has agreed a deal on the ground
russellm
Perhaps he's going to rent it to the Trust!!!
PFCblue
Perhaps he's going to rent it to the Trust!!!
PFCblue
movement at last, 3 steps foward, will it be 2 back, or 4. Good luck to the PST.
Ihatemidweektvgames
movement at last, 3 steps foward, will it be 2 back, or 4. Good luck to the PST.
Ihatemidweektvgames
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

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)

On this day in history...16th April (Wednesday April 16 2014)

Ferry out for the season? (Tuesday April 15 2014)

On this day in history...15th April (Tuesday April 15 2014)

Confidence matters (Monday April 14 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 76
3. mslorna48 64
4. pompeyrug 55
5. Emsworthianblue 39
6. Pompeytim 31
7. Lemmi 26
8. eastneydave 25
9. PompeyJake 12
10. Jimsmithswig 11

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Newport 42 13 14 15 -3 53
14. Wimbledon 42 13 13 16 -5 52
15. Cheltenham 42 12 16 14 -8 52
16. Portsmouth 42 12 15 15 -12 51
17. Accrington 42 12 14 16 -3 50
18. Hartlepool 42 13 10 19 -2 49
19. Morecambe 42 12 13 17 -14 49

Breaking League News

Iron unlikely to make changes
Scunthorpe : 18/04/2014 11:07:00
Team News v Burton
Hartlepool : 18/04/2014 11:05:00
Team News v Newport
Wimbledon : 18/04/2014 11:03:00
Team News v Wycombe
Northampton : 18/04/2014 11:02:00
Team News v Scunthorpe
Morecambe : 18/04/2014 11:00:00
Team News v Hartlepool
Burton : 18/04/2014 10:58:00
Cod Army Preview: Cheltenham v Fleetwood
Fleetwood : 18/04/2014 09:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Pompey v Bristol Rovers?
Suggested By:  
Pompey win 67%
Bristol Rovers win 0%
Draw 33%