Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Bianchi Arrivederci

Bianchi Arrivederci

Breaking news from Italy. Rolando Bianchio is reported to have signed for Lazio in Rome this afternoon...

The deal is understood to be permanent, with City being paid in instalments over three years. The total fee is not yet confirmed.

Bianchi has had fantastic support from the City faithful but has not been able to secure a regular place in the starting line up.

His departure now leaves a glaring hole in an already weakened strike force and Svennis must now move swiftly to reinforce our frontline inside 8 days.

Writer:Johnny Baguette
Date:Wednesday January 23 2008
Time: 3:34PM

Comments

0
I wonder if we lost money on this one JB
Buzz Lightyear
23/01/2008 15:38:00
0
Just got info from L,Unione Sarda website. They say the deal is worth "near 12 million euros" to City which by my calculator is roughly what we paid for him.
Johnny Baguette
23/01/2008 15:45:00
0
Then it is a good deal JB. Have you seen my Comment re this fuss about the Derby match?
Buzz Lightyear
23/01/2008 15:51:00
0
Which thread should I follow, Buzz?
Johnny Baguette
23/01/2008 15:54:00
0
jb latest motm awards, you just might want to write an article on this if you consider metioning it just to see what the rest think?
Buzz Lightyear
23/01/2008 16:00:00
0
at least we have georgie boy as a replacement :-) On a serious note is that the way open for Podolski?
ronin
23/01/2008 16:32:00
0
I am really happy for two reasons, first, We did not lose the value of the deal ( there news talking about £10M ), Second, look for another striker, And I think that if Eriksson has no intention to buy striker, did not sell Bianchi.
city 81
23/01/2008 16:37:00
0
It's become an unneccessarily heated debate Buzz. The media are having a field day and it's a situation we have been dreading for months where City are in a no win situation because if one bellend shouts out, we'll be portrayed as villains. The fact is the fixture should have been moved at the outset in order to quell the hysteria that has steadily built up. I'm personally reluctant to give the subject much more column width as I'll most certainly risk offending someone and would draw even more attention to the silence/applause debacle and away from the football. That is an important match for us next month and we need points to continue our drive for Europe, but that fact has been already swamped by the "what will the City fans do" furore. On a personal note, the Munich dead should be remembered with respect and dignity and then the football should take centre stage. No matter what any Blue feels about this situation and how united have approached the subject down the years, we are stuck with this match and have to face it with respect and move on.
Johnny Baguette
23/01/2008 16:40:00
0
Back to the striker debate and Sevilla's bad boy Luis Fabiano and one Gerbil Cisse continue to be linked with City. Where was Svennis today? I understand he wasn't at Carrington....
Johnny Baguette
23/01/2008 17:16:00
0
aha, The next 48 hours may bring news from Spain or Germany, and I wish to not be from France :)
city 81
23/01/2008 17:48:00
Page 1/5
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

Stats: Manchester City v Glasgow Celtic

All the stats from Manchester City (1) vs (1) Glasgow Celtic, The Etihad Stadium , 6/12/16 19h45 GMT Att: TBC

Preview: Manchester City v Celtic

The final match of the group stage in the Champions League delivers Brendan Rodgers and his Celtic side to the Etihad later today.

FA Cup Third Round - Full Draw (5/12/16)

The draw for the third round of the FA Cup took place earlier this evening.

Slavko Vincic Takes Charge Of Manchester City v Celtic

Slovenian referee Slavko Vincic will make his Champions League debut tomorrow night at the Etihad Stadium when Manchester City host Celtic in the final Group C tie.

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)

City's performance, out of five against Celtic?
Suggested By: Tudor
Five0%
Four0%
Three0%
Two0%
One100%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 14 11 1 2 34 21
2 Arsenal 14 9 4 1 31 19
3 Liverpool 14 9 3 2 30 17
4 Man City 14 9 3 2 30 15
5 Spurs 14 7 6 1 27 14
6 Man Utd 14 5 6 3 21 3
7 WBA 14 5 5 4 20 3
8 Everton 14 5 5 4 20 1
9 Stoke 14 5 4 5 19 -3
10 AFC Bournemouth 14 5 3 6 18 -3
11 Watford 14 5 3 6 18 -6
12 Southampton 14 4 5 5 17 -2
13 Middlesbrough 14 3 6 5 15 -2
14 Crystal Palace 14 4 2 8 14 -2
15 Burnley 14 4 2 8 14 -11
16 Leicester City 14 3 4 7 13 -7
17 West Ham 14 3 3 8 12 -14
18 Sunderland 14 3 2 9 11 -10
19 Hull City 14 3 2 9 11 -18
20 Swansea 14 2 3 9 9 -15
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

Dec 10 2016 5:30PM : Leicester City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 14 2016 8:00PM : Watford (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 18 2016 4:00PM : Arsenal (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 26 2016 5:15PM : Hull City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 31 2016 5:30PM : Liverpool (a)
Barclays Premier League
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Burnley (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Buzz Lightyear249
2.Skoorb180
3.Johnny Baguette121
4.Bluedub85
5.Colin Is The King67
6.Tudor48
7.Rising44
8.OziMan33
9.johnkelv27
10.kennyclementstache19
The Vital Football Members League