UK time is: 13:16:48
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Rolando Bianchi anyone?

As one trail goes dry - David Nugent - it did not take long for the media to get another going!

This time, but not for the first time, an Italian is 'linked' with Pompey. This Italian is Reggina's Rolando Bianchi - he has not been linked already has he? I lose track sometimes with the amount that are linked.

The word from sky sports is reports from the Italian press are suggesting that Pompey, along with Arsenal and City are looking at the Italian after a move to Napoli fell through, with Atletico Madrid and Valencia also keeping an eye on him.

A quick search revealed nothing particularly special about him goalscoring wise but the fella is attracting good company if reports are true, so he cannot be that bad can he - but the chances of a move here are not really that likely are they?

PLAY UP POMPEY!

Join Vital Portsmouth

It's easy to register, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board To visit the message board, click here.

Get involved This website is your website - so share your opinions.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: pompeyrug Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday July 9 2007

Time: 9:07AM

Your Comments

Young Italian, not quite what 'Arry has in mind.
storagematt
Seville want 10m for Kanoute! So what about the spagetthi kid, seems a good prospect.
storagematt
he certainly does seem to have good teams after him so cannot be that bad can he... with several teams after him this is likely to see his price increase even more isn't it? a bidding war will never be won by pompey will it...
pompeyrug
havnt we already discused young italien playors, and decided that we proably wont get one, cos harry thinks they will not do that well
pompeycarpet
oh, and we did win the bidding war for nugent, did we not? higher bids than everton, betterterms than sunderland...
pompeycarpet
what 'arry says and what 'arry does are not always one in the same, so as unlikely as this would be i will not totally rule it out... it was not exactly a bidding war tho with nugent was it mate...
pompeyrug
Lets just buy him blind. Who cares how good he is? Can't be any worse than the strikers we have or did have?
The Rabbi
you would hope he could not be any worse :) young, mobile and any kind of goalscoring threat and we are on to a winner...
pompeyrug
Looks like the Nugent trail is back on. Just to keep us hanging for another week.
stillthewhizz
Yes, maybe the exciting Nugent saga is set to drag on for another seven days.....as many have said, it's going to be his biggest move to date so he needs time to mull it over, I'd just rather we havdn't learnt about his talks until say....today.....to save all the frustration! As for Bianchi, never 'eard of him.
Tantona
Clearly some of you think it's acceptable to behave like this. But I believe for the money that these players earn nowadays, they should show a bit of respect for the employers and possible future employers.
stillthewhizz
for the money playors are payed, every freekick and penalty should be at least on target, no-one should mistime a chalege, no goalkeeper should fluff anything up. But then, they are paid to entertain, and Nugent is doing a pretty good job of it!
pompeycarpet
Ha ha, so true. The money wasted in football could easily clear third world debt, yet turds like Nugent still fanny about whilst he makes a simple yes or no decision. Pointless comparison over.
stillthewhizz
RONALDO'S coming to Pompey!!!????????...Blimey, never saw that one coming, superb! but wheres Lua Lua going to play?
pentonpompey
Bianchi is a decent player, however Harry said he was reluctant to buy an Italian Striker, so is it the papers talking it up again. I saw him play for Reggina on holiday and he was ok, but not the 15-20 goal striker we are crying out for.
Owenspompey
Bianchi, didnt i watch him in london on Le Tour ???? Anyway harry has pronounced Italians dont do well here, thats why he didnt sign DiCanio, DOH !!!!!!!
russellm
Di Canio was a bit special wasnt he, but if you listened to the man on Sky he stated how reluctant he was to invest in an Italian Striker and i thought Di Canio played in midfield DOH !!! Or he did for Lazio, West Ham, Charlton and Sheff Wed when i watched him
Owenspompey
Bianchi was being talked up in readiness for his move to Manchester, would we really have been interested in a striker of his quality at nearly 9 million? i dont really think so. Or maybe we are going to step in and snatch him from them !!
Owenspompey
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

On this day in history...19th April (Saturday April 19 2014)

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 82
3. mslorna48 71
4. pompeyrug 58
5. Emsworthianblue 42
6. Pompeytim 32
7. Lemmi 26
8. eastneydave 25
9. PompeyJake 13
10. Jimsmithswig 13

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Wimbledon 43 13 14 16 -5 53
15. Cheltenham 43 12 16 15 -9 52
16. Accrington 43 12 15 16 -3 51
17. Portsmouth 42 12 15 15 -12 51
18. Morecambe 43 12 14 17 -14 50
19. Hartlepool 42 13 10 19 -2 49
20. Exeter 43 12 13 18 -6 49

Breaking League News

Bury v Argyle Match Highlights
Plymouth : 19/04/2014 12:23:00
The Report: Rochdale 0 Southend 3
Southend : 19/04/2014 12:00:00
Argyle Player of the Season?
Plymouth : 19/04/2014 11:46:00
Cod Army Report: Cheltenham 1 Fleetwood 2
Fleetwood : 19/04/2014 09:00:00
On this day in history...19th April
Portsmouth : 19/04/2014 07:00:00
The Opposition View - Northampton Town
Wycombe : 19/04/2014 01:02:00
Blues and Cobblers end all square
Wycombe : 18/04/2014 22:19:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Pompey v Bristol Rovers?
Suggested By:  
Pompey win 84%
Bristol Rovers win 0%
Draw 16%