UK time is: 02:24:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Money Motivated Patrick Vieira Move

On our last Vital Manchester City front page poll question asked the following...

What motivated Patrick Vieira to join City?

Here is the result, in descending order.

Money - 48%
Rejuvenate his international career - 33%
His Inter days were numbered - 10%
He loves Manchester - 5%
Something else - 4%

I wonder if the remaining 52% who voted for other options had 'money' in the back of their mind.



Bookmark and Share






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: Tudor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday January 12 2010

Time: 9:54PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
So was this poll a genuine result or another one hacked by rival fans, particularly seeing that we have been invaded again tonight.
Kevinho
Report Abuse
12/01/2010 21:59:00

Big rival clicking I'd suggest, but, it's down to Paddy now to prove them all and any Blue who agreed wrong.
Johnny Baguette
Report Abuse
12/01/2010 22:00:00

STOP PRESS: Player moves to Man City for money purposes only.
shewore
Report Abuse
12/01/2010 22:16:00

At least some people are honest.
ajwb
Report Abuse
12/01/2010 22:19:00

STOP PRESS: Arsenal are like United and don't sign players where a transfer fee is involved! Campbell = Gamble.
Kevinho
Report Abuse
12/01/2010 22:20:00

Yeah, signing someone on a free's a real gamble eh, how'd you work that one out!? Stones, houses, glass, Vieira - put those into a sentence Kev.
shewore
Report Abuse
12/01/2010 22:38:00

I'll let you do that, you're the wannabe proof reader afterall Shewore.
Kevinho
Report Abuse
12/01/2010 22:39:00

Paddy's choice: Stay at Inter with limited chances, whilst his national manager has made clear he will not be involved in his last World Cup without playing regularly, or, move to Man City, where he has a more realistic chance of reguar football under a manager that still believes he can produce the goods and getting paid handsomely for his trouble.....hmmmmm I wonder which I'd go for.
Bluedub
Report Abuse
12/01/2010 22:41:00

I would suggest that PV wants one last go at the world cup, saves him and the missus having to book a holiday, when they can go for free, courtesy of La Belle Francais.
buzz lightyear
Report Abuse
12/01/2010 22:57:00

it doesnt make an ounce of sense it being on a front page poll when you get ARSEnal tossers who want to vote one certain way. - - - pointless
bluemooner_mcfc
Report Abuse
12/01/2010 23:16:00

Why does it have to be one and not a multitude of factors. A born winner, leader, patriot and multi-millionaire would suggest that he could have more noble reasons for wanting to sign.... or maybe he's just very religious and wants to redeem himself from previous sins of playing in the devil's colour! He has signed for God's own club afterall!
Lando78
Report Abuse
13/01/2010 00:33:00

How much did we pay for Vieira? Can someone remind me.
Thaibluefan
Report Abuse
13/01/2010 04:13:00

For the record I think it's for the WC with the little added comfort of the old boys network that Mancini can provide. And I didn't vote in that muggy little poll.
shewore
Report Abuse
13/01/2010 09:31:00

Can virtually guarantee that Vieira would have gone back to l'arse if Monsieur Stingy hadn't baulked at his wages.
fifthcolumnblue
Report Abuse
13/01/2010 16:55:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Manchester City Articles

The Ped Report.. City 2-0 West Ham (Monday April 20 2015)

Silva Lining (Monday April 20 2015)

Toure On West Ham Win (Sunday April 19 2015)

Pellegrini's Silva Worry (Sunday April 19 2015)

Audio - West Ham Win Reactions (Sunday April 19 2015)

City v West Ham - Team News (Saturday April 18 2015)

Milner & Hart Ahead Of West Ham (Friday April 17 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. Johnny Baguette 470
2. Skoorb 220
3. Bluedub 168
4. kennyclementstache 105
5. fifthcolumnblue 84
6. johnkelv 72
7. citizhun 58
8. OziMan 56
9. Buzz Lightyear 52
10. CITYBOY1000 40

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 32 23 7 2 39 76
2. Arsenal 32 20 6 6 31 66
3. Man Utd 33 19 8 6 28 65
4. Man City 33 19 7 7 33 64
5. Liverpool 32 17 6 9 11 57
6. Spurs 33 17 6 10 6 57
7. Southampton 33 17 5 11 21 56

Breaking League News

Stoke : 20/04/2015 22:46:00
Potters Earn First Win In 4 Over Saints
Stoke : 20/04/2015 22:40:01
The Ped Report.. City 2-0 West Ham
Man City : 20/04/2015 22:21:01
Arnautovic wins West Ham man of the match poll
Stoke : 20/04/2015 19:40:00
Moses wins March goal of the month
Stoke : 20/04/2015 19:36:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will City Finish In The Top Four?
Suggested By:  The Grim Sweeper
Yes 89%
No 11%