UK time is: 22:45:33
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

United - Berbatov Contract Wrangle!

The Sunday tabloids are awash with rumours relating to a new deal for our current leading scorer Dimitar Berbatov!

The Bulgarian has a mere eighteen months left on his current contract and has expressed a desire to continue his career at Old Trafford.

But, one article we stumbled upon, points out that as Dimitar is thirty years of age he falls into the category whereby United tend to only offer a years extension to a players contract.

The article goes on to say that if that is the case Berbatov will seek a salary of 120,000 a week but if United are prepare dot make an exception and offer a longer contract he`d be prepared to lower his salary demands.

It remains to be seen what happens next!

Join The Vital Debate

Vital Man United on: facebook

Vital Man United on: twitter








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: Red Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday January 2 2011

Time: 12:23PM

Your Comments

assuming he wont return to Spurs, I hope he signs another deal with you, he is a fantastic player.
oxfordspur
i bet once he gets the new contract, he will be back to his old MU form again. cracking player though, when he is in the mood.
hardcore_spurs
Personally - the only reason I'd give Dimi a contract extension is so we could get a sell on fee 18months from now. In two seasons time Welbeck will be more than good enough to hold down a squad place alongside Rooney and Hernandez. We'll then have King and Keane pushing for that 4th spot - and thats assuming that Macheda, Diouf and Bebe dont surprise us and turn out to be half decent (they wont).

Dimi is doing well for the moment but I think we should do what our club has always done and give youth a chance - especially to home grown talent like welbeck.
tuscan3000
You let the cat out of the bag by caving in to Rooney. Watch every senior player start asking for more and more money now that they've seen Rooney hold you to ransom. Getting Rooney signed up saved you a lot of face, but it's going to cause you a lot of problems, especially when people see how poorly Rooney has been playing.
fifthcolumnblue
Didn't he say he can't see his career extending past the age of 32 which means this contract can only be for the next couple of years. I can't imagine him being sold, Fergie likes him too much and has alot of faith in him and in all fairness rightly so with his current form. tuscan though I would say you're being a bit harsh on Macheda, Diouf and Bebe though I understand your reasoning behind listing them. Macheda could easily of got a good few goals to his name if his first touch hadn't repeatedly let him down. Diouf is very athletic and in that sense is built for the PL however I feel his off the ball runs and dribbling skills as well as his finishing lets him down though this can all be improved. Bebe we haven't seen much of and is repeatedly described as having alot of potential and is often deployed out on the wing moreso than up top.
TheFamousNo7
Also this "local" business really bugs me. Though I think your right about giving Welbeck a chance is spot on I believe you've displayed the wrong reasons. How many people support their local club? How many of the clubs players are local or even English? Are the owners, managers and staff local? The fascination with location in football baffles me.
TheFamousNo7
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

United - No Cutting Edge! (Sunday April 20 2014)

Stats: Eveton v United (Sunday April 20 2014)

Everton v United - Line-Ups (Sunday April 20 2014)

One Wild Smalling Rumour (Sunday April 20 2014)

Fabregas Back in the Frame (Sunday April 20 2014)

Those Dutch Rumours (Sunday April 20 2014)

Make Your Mind Up Time for Shaw (Sunday April 20 2014)

Rio Set for QPR Move? (Sunday April 20 2014)

Welbeck to Leave? (Sunday April 20 2014)

Second Offering? (Saturday April 19 2014)

Archived Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. TheFamousNo7 76
2. Kanchelskis 41
3. MotorMad 31
4. nordkap 3
5. gmauti 3
6. kresek 2
7. Xfunny 1
8. Javan 1
9. ForeverUnited 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Everton 2 - 0 Man Utd
Newcastle 0 - 4 Man Utd
Man Utd 4 - 1 Aston Villa
Man Utd 0 - 3 Man City
West Ham 0 - 2 Man Utd
Man Utd 0 - 3 Liverpool

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Arsenal 35 21 7 7 21 70
5. Everton 35 20 9 6 23 69
6. Spurs 35 19 6 10 2 63
7. Man Utd 34 17 6 11 16 57
8. Southampton 35 13 10 12 5 49
9. Newcastle 35 14 4 17 -15 46
10. Stoke 35 11 11 13 -10 44

Breaking League News

Ashamed of Newcastle United
Newcastle : 20/04/2014 20:48:00
Vital Report: Cardiff 1 Stoke 1
Cardiff : 20/04/2014 18:54:00
United - No Cutting Edge!
Man Utd : 20/04/2014 18:46:00
Man Utd : 20/04/2014 18:39:00
Everton : 20/04/2014 18:12:00
Dear Randy...A Fans Retort
Aston Villa : 20/04/2014 17:36:00
City Defeated In Five Goal Thriller
Norwich : 20/04/2014 17:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Everton?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
De Gea 100%
Smalling 0%
Jones 0%
Evans 0%
Buttner 0%
Carrick 0%
Fletcher 0%
Nani 0%
Kagawa 0%
Mata 0%
Rooney 0%
Hernandez 0%
Valencia 0%
Welbeck 0%