Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

Much Ado about Nothing!

Much Ado about Nothing!

It seems that the drama surrounding the transfer of Phil Jones from Blackburn to United is all but done and dusted.

As well as the implication that Blackburn wanted to hike the price up from the figure of £16.5 million United wanted to pay, there was also the added problem of Blackburn believing that United hadn`t played everything by the book.

It seems that Rovers felt United had been tipped off about the buy-out clause and were contemplating taking matters further.

But, with no complaint registered, after realising that United`s later bid was higher than an initial bid by Liverpool, it seems the problem has all but gone away.

Great to hear is what we say!



Vital Man United on: facebook

Vital Man United on: twitter

Join Vital Man United

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!







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

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Sunday June 12 2011
Time: 12:27PM

Comments

0
So have we finalised the transfer then?
TheFamousNo7
12/06/2011 12:38:00
0
What I'm hearing is we have hit a compromise.. Us wanting 25 and you wanting to pay 16.. that £20.5m will be the figure.. even though it will be "undisclosed" imo..
rover23
12/06/2011 12:41:00
0
haha burnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn tell martin we miss him in our forum:p so much for man utd not doin anyfing wrong looks like we got our way;)
aadil4rovers
12/06/2011 12:49:00
0
Question. If Manchester United have done nothing wrong. The clause of £16 million is rock solid. Then why didn't they hold firm at £16 million, allow the FA to sort it out and rather then fork out a further £5 million? We all know that a) Jones was tapped up b) United had prior knowledge of the clause in Jones contract which defies confidentiality rules/laws and c) Fergy spoke to Jones before a other offer was made. If it was any other team their would have been heavy sanctions and it would have been laid into in the papers/media, but because it's Manu and Fergy, it's completely ignored. Who says Premier League football is a fair competition with even rules and punishments...
Tombo1984
12/06/2011 14:19:00
0
well the deal is going to be completed probably next week according to what am hearing......the fee has been agreed!!!
henry_shyboy
12/06/2011 15:30:00
0
well the deal is going to be completed probably next week according to what am hearing......the fee has been agreed!!!
henry_shyboy
12/06/2011 15:30:00
0
United have no money to spend ehh? It looks like we will be throwing some cash around. Hope we get Young and De Gea as well.
nordkap
13/06/2011 09:11:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Manchester United Articles

The Daily De Gea (30/04/17)

You didn`t seriously think a day would pass without yet another piece of speculation emerging relating to our Spanish keeper David de Gea did you?

Griezmann Speculation Update

In recent days, there hasn`t been too much speculation regarding the possibility of the French striker Antoine Griezmann coming to Old Trafford this summer.

United Linked with Midfield Duo

As we may have mentioned before, this summer could prove to be an interesting one when it comes to seeing who Jose Mourinho brings to Old Trafford.

City Have No Qualms About Selling Hart to United

But is the price a no-go?

Archived Vital United Articles

Vital United articles from

Site Journalists

Red Boy
Editor email
Profile
Charlie Bacchus
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

United v Swansea?
Suggested By: Red Boy
Home Win!50%
Away Win!0%
Draw!50%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 33 25 3 5 78 40
2 Spurs 33 22 8 3 74 47
3 Liverpool 34 19 9 6 66 28
4 Man City 33 19 8 6 65 28
5 Man Utd 33 17 13 3 64 26
6 Arsenal 32 18 6 8 60 24
7 Everton 34 16 10 8 58 23
8 WBA 34 12 8 14 44 -4
9 Southampton 33 11 8 14 41 -5
10 AFC Bournemouth 35 11 8 16 41 -13
11 Leicester City 34 11 7 16 40 -12
12 Stoke 35 10 10 15 40 -13
13 Watford 33 11 7 15 40 -17
14 Burnley 35 11 6 18 39 -14
15 West Ham 35 10 9 16 39 -15
16 Crystal Palace 35 11 5 19 38 -10
17 Hull City 35 9 7 19 34 -31
18 Swansea 34 9 4 21 31 -29
19 Middlesbrough 34 5 12 17 27 -19
R Sunderland 34 5 6 23 21 -34
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Apr 30 2017 12:00PM : Swansea City (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 7 2017 4:00PM : Arsenal (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 13 2017 3:00PM : Tottenham Hotspur (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 21 2017 3:00PM : Crystal Palace (H)
Barclays Premier League
Aug 7 2017 12:00AM : Leicester City (a)
Community Shield

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.CustomKit2
2.tundeowo1
The Vital Football Members League