Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

Robben`s Not Coming!

Robben`s Not Coming!

The quest to reinforce the ranks at Old Trafford continues to stumble along rather alarmingly.

Hot-on-the-heels of the Bayern Munich midfielder, Toni Kroos, declaring he`s not leaving Bayern Munich it appears another Bavarian player has given us the thumbs down.

Arjen Robben, has declared that, more-or-less, he`ll not be coming to Old Trafford over his dead-body with Robben attributed as having remarked,

"I don`t want to join United."

"Even if Bayern and United are able to agree a deal over a transfer fee I will not move to Manchester."


A pretty damning statement I`d say!



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

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Sunday May 25 2014
Time: 12:33PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
Thank ***** for that. Robben is a remarkable player who would undoubtedly improve the right flank but for me there's other areas I'd sooner see strengthened before the right wing. Sorting out a successor for Evra, getting in another centre back, sorting out the entire central midfield and sorting out a left winger not to mention the overhaul in terms of depth have all got to take priority.

Even then if we do manage to sort that all it out I still wouldn't want Robben. At 30 years old he's in the twilight years of his career, when he loses that devastating pace that will probably be it for him, much like Eto'o. The club can't justify 25+ mil on a player who can only offer his best for 2-3 years. With younger and potentially just as good possibly better options available for the same/less money the club would be mad to get Robben.
TheFamousNo7
25/05/2014 16:57:00
0
Robbens not coming? Crack the beer open best news of the window so far :-D Too old too expensive and not what we desperately need right now.
MotorMad
28/05/2014 08:32:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

The Rooney International Future Poll

Following England`s unfortunate demise, at the hands of Iceland, in the Euro 2016 Finals, we used our poll facility to ask a pertinent question.

The Height of Fame?

The accolades bestowed on footballers who reach the pinnacle of their profession continue to reach new heights.

Heading for the Old Trafford Exit?

As we get set to enter the last week of July, the general supposition is that the summer transfer market is set to gather momentum.

What Next for Gary Neville?

When it comes to being involved on a management basis it has been a hard few months for our former defender Gary Neville.

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)

Who Do You Expect to Leave Old Trafford First?
Suggested By: Red Boy
Schweinsteiger!70%
Depay!30%
Mata!0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 AFC Bournemouth 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Arsenal 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Burnley 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Middlesbrough 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Stoke 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Sunderland 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Swansea 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Watford 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 WBA 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 West Ham 0 0 0 0 0 0
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Jacelow1
2.TheFamousNo71
3.Cathal P Forde1
4.Big AL11