Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Oasis & Take That Scrap CoMS Gigs

Oasis & Take That Scrap CoMS Gigs

Google language translator


Legend groups Oasis and Take That have had to scrap plans to play at the City of Manchester City Stadium.


Oasis

The groups are kicking off stadium tours in June 2009 and each wanted to perform at the City of Manchester Stadium, however Blues new owners ADUG were simply not interested.


Take That

Take That frontman Gary Barlow said...

'They [MCFC] said they don't need the money.'

Oasis had to resort to gigs at Manchester's Heaton Park, while Take That will now play at the city's Old Trafford Cricket Ground.

For years now, football stadiums the length and breath of Britain have come accustomed to summer events. Thousands flock to see the likes of Elton John perform at stadiums normally used to entertain football fans - plus the hosting clubs profit from otherwise closed arenas. Now City fans can rest assured no such events are likely to take place, well not in the foreseeable anyway.



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

Writer:Tudor
Date:Monday November 10 2008
Time: 5:02PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
I cam understand Take That but Oasis should have been given extra dispensation. ADUG need to roll with it.
SkyBlueSuedeShoes
10/11/2008 17:31:00
0
Oasis = amazing band ... COMS will miss a treat! even if it wasnt about the money ... it would have been a great concert to attend.
ArabianKnight
10/11/2008 18:03:00
0
Fellas, City desperately needed the money generated by gigs in recent years. That's no longer the case. I understand that the new chairman has been made aware ofthe embarrassment caused at the start of this season by our first UEFA tie being played at Barnsley. The Gallaghers completely understand. As for Take That, absolute rubbish and good riddance.
Johnny Baguette
10/11/2008 18:09:00
0
I agree with your comments Johnny Baguette, espeically when you mention Take That. Thinking about it, they shouldn't even be mentioned in the same breath as Oasis.
Tudor
10/11/2008 18:38:00
0
Still, we can always content ourselves with the fact that Robbie "Effing" Williams has announced he supports the rags when he feels like he needs a win!!!
Johnny Baguette
10/11/2008 19:02:00
0
what about Vera Lynn?
jackblue
10/11/2008 19:30:00
0
Glad to hear it! We are a football club not a concert venue!
oliverblue
10/11/2008 19:34:00
0
Good riddance to them all it only makes a mess of the pitch.
alphieblues
10/11/2008 21:29:00
0
totally agree that there shouldnt be "gigs" at the ground now we dont need that income.....especially when it affects games as it did for the Eufa game we had to play at Barnsley !!!
lincolnblue
11/11/2008 07:51:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

From The Vault: Man City v Tranmere 1996-97

Some say it's a funny old world and football certainly meets that criteria, especially clubs with a history of 'ups and downs'.

The Pep Era Begins Tomorrow

Tomorrow, Friday 1 July 2016 dawns the beginning of a new month...after what seems to be a life living in limbo, the Pep Guardiola era finally begins at Manchester City.

(Video) Selfie Of Nolito In Manchester

Within the next couple of hours Manchester City FC are expected to announce the signing of Celta Vigo forward, Nolito.

(Audio) Sturridge Defends & Admires Sterling

England teammate Daniel Sturridge says Manchester City's Raheem Sterling is one of the most talented players in the world.

Archived VMC Articles

VMC articles from

Site Journalists

Tudor
Editor email
Profile
Johnny Baguette
no email
Profile
Pedmachine
no email
Profile
Skoorb
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Out of the first team regulars, who will be sold first?
Suggested By: Tudor
Joe Hart6%
Aleksandar Kolarov6%
Pablo Zabaleta7%
Bacary Sagna0%
Fabian Delph3%
Jesus Navas0%
Raheem Sterling6%
Yaya Toure11%
Wilfried Bony55%
Samir Nasri1%
Eliaquim Mangala5%
Gael Clichy0%
Pep will not sell anyone0%
Someone else0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Leicester City 38 23 12 3 81 32
2 Arsenal 38 20 11 7 71 29
3 Spurs 38 19 13 6 70 34
4 Man City 38 19 9 10 66 30
5 Man Utd 38 19 9 10 66 14
6 Southampton 38 18 9 11 63 18
7 West Ham 38 16 14 8 62 14
8 Liverpool 38 16 12 10 60 13
9 Stoke 38 14 9 15 51 -14
10 Chelsea 38 12 14 12 50 6
11 Everton 38 11 14 13 47 4
12 Swansea 38 12 11 15 47 -10
13 Watford 38 12 9 17 45 -10
14 WBA 38 10 13 15 43 -14
15 Crystal Palace 38 11 9 18 42 -12
16 AFC Bournemouth 38 11 9 18 42 -22
17 Sunderland 38 9 12 17 39 -14
R Newcastle 38 9 10 19 37 -21
R Norwich 38 9 7 22 34 -28
R Aston Villa 38 3 8 27 17 -49
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Bluedub6
2.Tudor4
3.Skoorb2
4.Johnny Baguette2
5.johnkelv2
6.Rising1