UK time is: 02:00:38
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Hughes Back From Holiday For Game Of Patience



City gaffer Mark Hughes is back from Blackpool and staying cool as his bids to sign Barçelona's Samuel Eto'o and ex-rag Carlos Tevez remain in place...

The two pictures should start to become a little clearer once The Blues state of the art new website launches later today following some fine tuning.

Hughes, resplendant in a sombrero confirmed firstly regarding Eto'o's fall out with Barça:

'We have made an offer but there appears to be a situation between the player and his club that we cannot be part of.

'We just have to sit back and see what develops. Patience is a word that has been mentioned and we may need some of it.'

Secondly, he turned to Carlos Tevez:

'I am a huge admirer of Carlos. Everyone is aware of his situation and we are interested, as we are in all top quality players.

'We will have to see what happens but these are very early days.'

It looks as if Planet Blue will have to stretch out and wait a while longer for The Blues Revolution to go up a gear again...

JOIN VITAL MANCHESTER CITY:

Vital Manchester City was the fastest growing Independent City Website of the past season with a membership now standing at 1300 strong. There's more to come - Be Here Now and join our worldwide community debate as City's summer of change unfolds:








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



For the very latest Premier League odds

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

The journalist

Writer: Johnny Baguette Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday July 1 2009

Time: 11:23AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
The gaffer needs a great pre-season and I don't think he'll be getting over excited about transfers this week. Patience is a very good policy for him just now. The commercial boys will be poring over all the details and Mark's time is best spent elsewhere... with the squad he already has.
Sindbad
Report Abuse
01/07/2009 11:46:00

Tevez's agent Jooraboom (or whatever) has always stated that Tevez would decide where he was going when he (Tevez) got back from holiday on 7th July.
jackblue
Report Abuse
01/07/2009 11:59:00

leave hughes to it and he will build a good squad but i doubt genuine world stars will be brought in though while he is our manager.
Mike Hunt
Report Abuse
01/07/2009 15:05:00

Mike Hunt - lets hope that is just hearsay mate, i think he will be able to bring a few and as long as he can cope with them and city progress into the top 4, then more will follow for sure.
dopeeze
Report Abuse
01/07/2009 20:09:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Manchester City Articles

Hart Set For England Milestone (Wednesday March 25 2015)

Shortlist Drawn Up! (Wednesday March 25 2015)

City Stars On International Duty (Tuesday March 24 2015)

Pellegrini Gets Lampard Backing (Tuesday March 24 2015)

Kompany - Focus Has To Be Wins (Sunday March 22 2015)

Archived Manchester City Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Buzz Lightyear 516
2. Skoorb 444
3. Johnny Baguette 407
4. Bluedub 234
5. kennyclementstache 212
6. BamaEngineer 183
7. citizhun 129
8. CITYBOY1000 129
9. fifthcolumnblue 105
10. johnkelv 91

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man City 3 - 0 WBA
Burnley 1 - 0 Man City
Man City 2 - 0 Leicester City
Liverpool 2 - 1 Man City
Man City 5 - 0 Newcastle
Stoke 1 - 4 Man City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 29 20 7 2 +36 67
2. Man City 30 18 7 5 +34 61
3. Arsenal 30 18 6 6 +27 60
4. Man Utd 30 17 8 5 +25 59
5. Liverpool 30 16 6 8 +12 54
6. Southampton 30 16 5 9 +21 53
7. Spurs 30 16 5 9 +5 53

Breaking League News

Toon 'Cast Off's' Continue To Shine
» Newcastle : 29/03/2015 23:58:01
A True Chelsea Fan Writes. Again.
» Chelsea : 29/03/2015 20:51:00
Swansea Duo Injured On International Duty
» Swansea : 29/03/2015 20:04:01
Ramirez Injured?
» Hull City : 29/03/2015 17:58:01
Why Mourinho should copy Wenger
» Chelsea : 29/03/2015 14:18:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

WBA MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Hart 2%
Zabaleta 0%
Kompany 0%
Mangala 6%
Clichy 0%
Jesus Navas 6%
Fernando 6%
Lampard 0%
Silva 50%
Bony 6%
Aguero 18%
Sub - Jovetic 0%
Sub - Dzeko 0%
Sub - Milner 6%