Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Pizza .. Now Mancini's Gone Gago For McDonald's!

Pizza .. Now Mancini's Gone Gago For McDonald's!

His initial plans to go for Flamini and Gago of Real Madrid and AC Milan respectively have drawn a blank and it now seems that he'll be ordering a McDonald instead.

According to the Daily Mail's well respected 'Sports Mail Reporter'. The next on the list is Parma midfielder McDonald Mariga a Kenyan international (yes Kenyan).

One things for sure, and thats his stamina shouldn't be in any doubt if he has any of the sporting genes that his international track team mates possess.

A host of clubs including Inter Milan have also been tracking Mariga, with the Italian club recently putting heir interest on hold after the loan arrival of the exciting Chilean Manuel Fernandes from Valencia (yes him from Football Manager).

Ol' Arry Redknapp also tried to sign the six foot two inch Mariga for old club Portsmouth when he was playing for Swedish side Helsingborg three years ago, but failed to secure a work permit.

Apparently City are ready to offer cash and Valeri Bojinov for Mariga, according to reports in Italy in a deal that could be worth around six million pounds.

Of all the City stars on loan around the world at the moment the Bulgaria striker Bojinov is probably the one Blues' fans have the most time for.

After an injury plagued few seasons for City the striker was loaned out to Parma and has scored four goals in fifteen appearances.

The most telling factor could be that he is keen to stay in Italy n what has become his adopted homeland after two different spells there.

Mariga has a record of nine goals in around a hundred appearances at club level and although not a goal scorer could be a future Yaya Toure in the making.

City do need a bit of height in the centre and it looks like this kid might fit the bill and in turn get to learn from a master in Patrick Viera along the way.

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Writer:GloucBlade
Date:Friday January 29 2010
Time: 2:12PM

Comments

0
This kid is a great player. Big, strong, quick, can play with a lethal shot on him. I think hes 20. He would be a miles better buy than gago.
Super City Slicker
29/01/2010 14:26:00
0
I 'd have to agree
Lando78
29/01/2010 16:21:00
0
mcdonald ? i'm lovin it
bluemooner_mcfc
29/01/2010 17:32:00
0
Bluemooner - btw I hope you saw my apology and accepted it, please come into our forum and post if you say it, I posted it after I re read the comments that I at the time found to be offensive, and now the article has actually gone.....
niteworlok
30/01/2010 22:28:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

The Ped out of Europe Report Real Madrid 1-0 City

Woeful City Go Down Without a Fight

Highlights: Real Madrid 1-0 Manchester City

Fernando's own goal put Real Madrid through to an all-Spanish UEFA Champions League final against Atletico Madrid following an edgy semi-final against Manchester City...

Emotional Reactions Following Real Madrid Defeat

Manchester City limped out of the Champions League last night following a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Real Madrid.

Stats: Real Madrid v Manchester City

All the stats from Real Madrid (1) vs (0) Manchester City, The Etihad Stadium, Manchester, 4/5/16 20h45 CET Att: 78, 300

Archived VMC Articles

VMC articles from
As featured on NewsNow: Real Madrid news
Real Madrid News 24/7  

Site Journalists

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

Current Poll (see more polls)

City's performance, out of five against Real Madrid?
Suggested By: Tudor
Five1%
Four0%
Three12%
Two50%
One37%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Leicester City 36 22 11 3 77 30
2 Spurs 36 19 13 4 70 39
3 Arsenal 36 19 10 7 67 25
4 Man City 36 19 7 10 64 30
5 Man Utd 35 17 9 9 60 12
6 West Ham 35 15 14 6 59 17
7 Southampton 36 16 9 11 57 14
8 Liverpool 35 15 10 10 55 11
9 Chelsea 35 12 12 11 48 7
10 Stoke 36 13 9 14 48 -14
11 Everton 35 10 14 11 44 6
12 Watford 35 12 8 15 44 -6
13 Swansea 36 11 10 15 43 -13
14 WBA 36 10 11 15 41 -14
15 AFC Bournemouth 36 11 8 17 41 -20
16 Crystal Palace 36 10 9 17 39 -10
17 Newcastle 36 8 9 19 33 -25
18 Sunderland 35 7 11 17 32 -18
19 Norwich 35 8 7 20 31 -26
R Aston Villa 36 3 7 26 16 -45
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

May 8 2016 4:00PM : Arsenal (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 15 2016 3:00PM : Swansea City (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Tudor74
2.Buzz Lightyear73
3.Colin Is The King56
4.Bluedub40
5.fifthcolumnblue38
6.kennyclementstache36
7.Skoorb30
8.Johnny Baguette26
9.seac19
10.Brutto16