Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Manchester City Release Patrick Vieira

Manchester City Release Patrick Vieira

The Premier League has published a list of players who are out of contract and no longer have a club - Manchester City midfielder, Patrick Vieira is on the list.

The former France international, who celebrates his 35th birthday on Tuesday 23rd June joined City from Inter Milan initially on a six-month contract during the 2009/10 January transfer window, however that was soon extended by another year.

Vieira's last game in a City shirt was during the FA Cup final win over Stoke when he came on as a late substitute.

Patrick Vieira is expected to see out his remaining days as a professional footballer in the MLS.

The Premier League free transfer list can be found here.

We wish Patrick all the best.



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

Writer:danielqpr
Date:Thursday June 16 2011
Time: 2:55PM

Comments

0
Well, I'll be the first to admit I thought he was a terrible signing...one last pay day for an old mate of Mancini's and all that...BUT he proved me wrong by weighing in with a fair few goals and apparently his off-field experience and influence was greatly appreciated by all his younger team mates. No doubt he'll end up back at the Emirates when he's ready.
Spooks
16/06/2011 15:10:00
0
I hope he comes back as a coach and would have liked him to stay - but his wages were reported to have been very high and we are cutting the wage bill massively this summer so it had to be.
StuMCFC
16/06/2011 21:04:00
0
That list was issued without the knowledge that talks are still ongoing with Paddy's representatives.
Johnny Baguette
19/06/2011 07:44:00
0
Great signing for City, sat on the bench and was payed a rediciously amount of money, ... Taking the ***** ... Now Tevez taking you for ride... Pantomime season starting again.
nordkap
20/06/2011 08:30:00
0
Nordkap - could you enlighten us on how much he was paid? Numb nuts!
Bluedub
20/06/2011 16:34:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Manchester City Articles

Specialised Sports Channels Replace Sky Sports 1-5

Sky Sports subscribers are going to see their regular 1-5 channels replaced with permanent sport-specific listings.

Most Expensive Player Values - June 2017

The Cies Football Observatory have been crunching their numbers again to produce the summer 2017 edition of their highest player transfer values for the top leagues across Europe.

Official Image: Dani Alves Bids Juventus Farewell

At approximately 7:45pm, Tuesday 27 June, 2017 Dani Alves published, via his official Instagram account a fond farewell to Juventus, a club where he's applied his trade for..

Mighty Mouth Gallagher Mutterings

Massive Manchester City fan, Liam Gallagher has been doing what he does best (apart from gigging). Yep, the 44-year-old insists Pep Guardiola cannot afford another trophyless..

Archived VMC Articles

VMC articles from

Site Journalists

Tudor (VMC Editor)
Editor email
Profile
Johnny Baguette
no email
Profile
Pedmachine
no email
Profile
Skoorb
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Is the close season doing your head in?
Suggested By: Tudor
Yes88%
No6%
Not bothered6%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Skoorb81
2.johnkelv76
3.Buzz Lightyear63
4.Bluedub54
5.citizhun34
6.Tudor32
7.Rising31
8.kennyclementstache30
9.OziMan23
10.Brutto4
Write for Vital Football