Vital Football

Anelka to Pompey, whatever next!

Anelka to Pompey, whatever next!

The Daily Star - come on fellas it must be true, what a paper - claim that Harry Redknapp is preparing a fresh bid for Nicolas Anelka! Unless I have been caught in a time warp was this not the case a year ago, surely this could not happen now if it did not then?

Anelka has been hankering for a move to a team in the top four but with him already having a 'history' with two of them and the other two unlikely to move for him - although it is claimed United could be in the market for him - this is something that can be almost completely ruled out, he has also said that he is happy to stay with Bolton, if this means anything!

I really wanted Anelka to arrive last summer - and actually thought for a brief moment that he would. The reasons he would come to us now would be for the extra money - maybe - and the realisation that we are in actual fact going somewhere, with Bolton quite possibly looking like going in the other direction now?

Silly season is well and truly in full swing with this latest claim though is it not - could anyone really see Anelka signing now?

PLAY UP POMPEY!



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

Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Thursday June 7 2007
Time: 8:31AM

Comments

0
i wanted - and thought - we might have got him last summer, but we have little or no chance of signing him now do we? not that i would not want this tho… even if we could sign le sulk he does not exactly have a history of hanging around with clubs for that long does he…
pompeyrug
07/06/2007 08:33:00
0
Maybe he could form that 'Special Relationship' with HR and want to stick around for a few years - stranger things have happened. Benjani and Anelka, what d'ya think?
Et_tu_Pompeii
07/06/2007 09:30:00
0
Not the kind of striker we need, there must be better options.
bluedr
07/06/2007 09:38:00
0
Sorry, Dis-agree. I would still have him.
Midge
07/06/2007 09:49:00
0
Rather have him than not. Shame we didn't him last summer. No chance if Man U want him. Football can be a funny monster & 'if' came he wouldn't stay long either.
storagematt
07/06/2007 10:13:00
0
One season disruption to the harmony in the squad? No thanks.
Tantona
07/06/2007 10:26:00
0
there are not really that many better options than anelka around are there bluedr? he will score goals and create others - benjani and anelka i like the sound of that...
pompeyrug
07/06/2007 11:37:00
0
Just seen this on a forum on the BBC sport Website................. Anelka seen entering Fratton Park Premiership | Portsmouth by CrockyMUFC 07 June 2007 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I live in Frogmore road which is literally next to Fratton Park and I have just seen Nicolas Anelka get out of a silver Mercedes and walk into there ground. Hes a big guy! Peter Storrie met him at the door...cud be interesting? Surely not?
dkm316_247
07/06/2007 16:03:00
0
Now dont get me wrong, I love harry for what hes done but hes starting to annoy me with his money. He never seems to spend it. Yes, 7 million for sulley and all but think about it. How many times has he quated that there asking to much. Jesus. too much for the yak was the lastest one but if sacha is a so called millionare then he can pay 10 - 15 million and that counts for defoe. I also am gettin annoyed with him trying to bring in crazy italians and french. SPLASH THE CASH FOR A CHANGE AND ON A PROVEN PREMIERSHIP STRIKER Aka. YAKUBU, DEFOE, ASHTON, SMITH, and so on. Ps. I love you harry!
PompeyGleamer
07/06/2007 16:25:00
0
dkm316_246, if that is indeed true then the chances of an anelka deal could well prove true afterall... i would like to see him here but just cannot see it happening - can you? i hope i am wrong of course...
pompeyrug
08/06/2007 00:39:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Portsmouth Articles

Done Deal - Forde joins on loan from Millwall

Cookie was confident a goalie would be signed ahead of the season. What did I say the other day 'one in for Bristol City on Saturday'...sure enough Millwall's Forde has been confirmed.

Behaviour Rules - Some Initial Reaction

Various rules on what is and isn't acceptable are being rolled out this season in an attempt to reduce 'intolerable behaviour' towards match day officials. What's the initial reaction?

Keeper to join on loan

Reports are spreading across South London that Pompey may have solved their goal-keeper problem.

All in all: things are looking good!

The assessment of FrattonBlue following the latest pre-season win at Bognor, with this a summary of that 4-1 win secured by Pompey on Wednesday.

Archived Vital Pompey Articles

Vital Pompey articles from

Site Journalists

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

Current Poll (see more polls)

Would you give Hollands a new deal?
Suggested By: pompeyrug
Yep, on the right terms51%
Nope, too expensive and we've got enough16%
I'll trust PFC to do the right thing!33%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Accrington 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Barnet 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Blackpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Cambridge 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Carlisle 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Cheltenham 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Colchester 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Crawley 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Crewe 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Doncaster 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Exeter 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Grimsby 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Hartlepool 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Leyton Orient 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Luton 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Mansfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Morecambe 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Newport 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Notts County 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Plymouth 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Portsmouth 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Stevenage 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Wycombe 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Yeovil 0 0 0 0 0 0
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.pompeyrug29
2.eastneydave12
3.Copnor4310
4.PompeyFrippy8
5.FrattonBlue8
6.mslorna484
7.chris19543
8.Jimsmithswig2
9.Lemmi1
10.storagematt1