Vital Football

Latest Sunderland AFC News

Sunderland manager plays it cool

Sunderland manager plays it cool

Sunderland manager Roy Keane is playing it cool as his looks to strengthen his side by at least three more signings.

The three areas in which Keane is suggested to be looking to strengthen are left back, centre back and centre forward.

Speculation suggests he is interested in the following players David Healy, James Beatie, Benni McCarthy, Anton Ferdinand, Michael Ball and Mikael Silvestre.

Keane is however remaining tight lipped about which players the club is in talks with, Kane told sky sports "There's been lots of speculation every day and we've been linked with hundreds of players and I don't think we'll be signing all of them, I've no comment to make on speculation."

"If we sign any decent players we'll release a statement, but there's no point me talking about players who might or might not be coming to the football club."

"We've got an agreement with three clubs for three players, and possibly maybe four today, so I hope something will happen in the next 24-48 hours."

"Agreeing with the club is sometimes the easy part, it's trying to get over the finishing line with the players regarding personal terms."

"It's out of my hands. We've made some great offers for players and good deals with clubs. I'm quite relaxed about it."

"If players want to come and we can take them to another level, fantastic, but if they want to stay at the clubs they're at, good luck to them, it's not a major problem."

"I've heard managers say certain players aren't for sale, trust me, if the price is right then everybody is for sale. There is nothing happening with that yet, but again we'll see in the next few days."


Vital Sunderland Says

Signings expected in the next 48 hours I love it.



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

Writer:KEV1N
Date:Wednesday August 20 2008
Time: 1:35PM

Comments

0
Djibril Cisse?
toffeetower
20/08/2008 14:25:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Staged or Real?

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

Watmore Out For Rest Of The Season With Knee Injury

Sunderland have been dealt another blow with the news that forward Duncan Watmore will miss the rest of the season.

It's Sunderland vs Burnley In FA Cup

The draw has been made for the third round of the FA Cup and Sunderland have a home draw against Burnley.

Sunderland Wait On Watmore News

Sunderland managed to take all three points from the game against Leicester City on Saturday, but victory could have come at a price.

Most Expensive Premier League Squads - 2016/17

With the January transfer window now temptingly close for those of us who completely lose their marbles when it comes to invented speculation in the redtops...

Archived Vital Sunderland Articles

Vital Sunderland articles from

Site Journalists

JoJo
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Leicester (home)
Suggested By: Norris Cole
Pickford26%
Jones0%
Kone0%
Djilobodji 7%
Van Aanholt 15%
Pienaar -450%
Ndong0%
Denayer -450%
Anichebe30%
Defoe0%
Watmore -8515%
Larsson +450%
Kirchhoff +457%
Manquillo +850%
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
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Results (view all)

Sunderland A.F.C. Fixtures (view all)

Dec 10 2016 3:00PM : Swansea City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 14 2016 7:45PM : Chelsea (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 17 2016 3:00PM : Watford (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : Manchester United (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 31 2016 3:00PM : Burnley (a)
Barclays Premier League
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Liverpool (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Tommy The Turd1
Write for Vital Football