UK time is: 10:04:44
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Kev's on the Ball

Kevin Ball has stated it is an honour for him to be managing Sunderland and has dreamt of doing so for a long time.

He told Sky Sports News: 'I think it is something, when I was a player, that I said I always had ambitions to manage Sunderland.

'It has now come earlier than I anticipated, but what I am looking to over the next 10 weeks or so is to enjoy the role.

'All I'm going to do is prepare the team for each game and try to play a part between now and the end of the season.'

With 10 games to go, and with Sunderland having won only 2 games all season, it is feasible that Ball could do enough to earn the job permanently.

Already acting the part of manager, he refused to comment on the possibility of his players leaving the club, admitting that it was too early to speculate when asked if stories linking Arca to Spurs and Newcastle were true:

'To be honest that is too far ahead for me to answer.

'My aim is that I've got to make sure Julio is in the right frame of mind for Saturday's game. What may happen in the future only Julio can decide.'




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:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 7 2006

Time: 4:45PM

Your Comments

Should look goodon his cv at the end of the season, one job in management, one relegation. I can see clubs falling over themselves to get at this one
Bell End
i think club's will bare in mind the situation he was in when managing. especially depending on how he does with a poor side. thanks for your concern anyway Mr End.
AJames
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

Alonso Deal A Non Starter? (Wednesday July 23 2014)

Missing Duo Not A Problem (Monday July 21 2014)

Fletcher Eager To Prove His Worth (Friday July 18 2014)

Swans Not Ready To Give Up On Ki. (Tuesday July 15 2014)

Archived Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

List All Vital Sunderland Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Book Thief 13
2. Poyets Pet 11
3. Barry Green 9
4. roggy 8
5. andyj1973 5
6. Wattsy44 4
7. 8barcodes 4
8. smegma 3
9. Freaky Teeth 2

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0
16. Stoke 0 0 0 0 0 0
17. Sunderland 0 0 0 0 0 0
18. Swansea 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. WBA 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. West Ham 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Negredo Replacement Targeted
Man City : 23/07/2014 09:24:00
Youngster Exits And Youngsters Exit!
Man City : 23/07/2014 09:22:00
The Schneiderlin Conundrum!
Spurs : 23/07/2014 09:06:00
Former Man Utd target set to join Everton
Everton : 23/07/2014 09:00:00
New Defensive Option
Hull City : 23/07/2014 08:59:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

14m for Borini
Suggested By:  
Bargain 37%
Just Right 27%
Too Much 36%