UK time is: 18:57:56
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Could Fulham Resist Massive Arsenal Bid?

Yesterday we covered how one leading newspaper was predicting that Brede Hangeland was discussing a new contract with Fulham, it was implied that he`d be staying at Craven Cottage.

Whilst we have no current reason to doubt that story we have to admit to being a little worried about an article that has appeared in a tabloid this morning that may well test our resolve to hang on to the Norwegian.

It implies that Arsene Wenge is keen to bolster the Arsenal defence by signing Brede and that Arsenal could be willing to spend as much as £15 million to ensure they get their man.

Now with Brede having cost a fraction of that when Roy Hodgson brought him to Craven Cottage, and if the article is true, the amount offered could seriously tempt Fulham to part with the player.

Would it be good business?

Your thoughts please!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Premier League odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online




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

The Journalist

Writer: Andrew Joyce  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday May 22 2009

Time: 4:16PM

Your Comments

I for one would hate to see Brede go. Why break up such a sturdy back five as we have enjoyed this season.
El Tel2
This is a question for the chairman. Either we're going to fund future signings by selling players when we have a chance or continue to rely on Roy to the find the diamonds-in-the-rough for cheap. Ambition would dictate that we keep him. Financial reality says we sell him. Tough to walk away from £15m. Can Roy when without him? I think he can.
Samboney
Obviously left my dictionary at home, today. When vs Win?? Duh.
Samboney
it's also a question for brede as well, how much will arsenal pay him compared to what we can and how important is his relationship with Roy lots of things we don't know, lots of things to fret about over the summer, that's good then;-)
Oldwolf
but like I've said before - worrying times!
Al Billy
I reckon Roy could do so much with £15m but could we unearth another Brede, I doubt it!
Putney
If we make Europe, 15m goes a long way to filling out a larger squad size. I hope he stays though.
acrossthepond
It's a lot of money. Have faith in Roy and let him invest it properly.
RadioactiveD
I'd rather he stay in all honesty. I don't think we are as hard up as the papers suggest as well.
AlexFFC
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Fulham Articles

5 Man Panel to Assess Candidates! (Tuesday September 30 2014)

He Who Laughs………. (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Rodallega`s Happy and I`m Happy! (Monday September 29 2014)

Kit Moves Nearer to Permanent Job (Sunday September 28 2014)

Heaven Knows I`m Miserable Now! (Sunday September 28 2014)

Stats: Birmingham City v Fulham (Saturday September 27 2014)

Stat Attack - Birmingham (a) (Friday September 26 2014)

Birmingham v Fulham - Early Team News (Friday September 26 2014)

Fulham Draw Derby in Capital One Cup (Thursday September 25 2014)

Magath Staying in England! (Thursday September 25 2014)

Archived Fulham Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. dobox 18
2. Oldwolf 14
3. TrainerJohn 5
4. acrossthepond 2
5. Lillie Road 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Ipswich 2 - 1 Fulham
Derby County 5 - 1 Fulham
Fulham 0 - 1 Wolves
Fulham 0 - 1 Millwall
Fulham 1 - 1 Cardiff
Fulham 0 - 1 Blackburn

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Wigan 9 2 2 5 -2 8
19. Rotherham 9 2 2 5 -6 8
20. Huddersfield 9 2 2 5 -10 8
21. Birmingham 9 1 4 4 -8 7
22. Bolton 9 1 2 6 -8 5
23. Fulham 9 1 1 7 -12 4
24. Blackpool 9 0 2 7 -9 2

Breaking League News

Blackpool team v Middlesbrough
» Blackpool : 30/09/2014 18:53:00
Bailey suffers Fresh Injury Woe
» Millwall : 30/09/2014 17:19:00
5 Man Panel to Assess Candidates!
» Fulham : 30/09/2014 17:07:00
LUFC Leeds United v Reading - History
» Leeds Utd : 30/09/2014 17:02:00
He Who Laughs……….
» Fulham : 30/09/2014 16:50:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Fulham v Bolton?
Suggested By:  Putney
Fulham to win! 100%
Bolton to win! 0%
Score Draw! 0%
0-0! 0%