UK time is: 22:40:26
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Only If the Price Is Right?

I`ve never understood the supposed lure of playing your football north of the border.

I`ve always agreed with the old adage that any decent striker can get a hatful in the Scottish Leagues.

Therefore, forgive me if I don`t get too carried with the fact that tabloid speculation has us linked with being one of a quartet of clubs interested in bringing Gary Hooper back to English football.

Hooper, who signed for Celtic for a fee of 2.5 million from Scunthorpe, has scored 65 times in 111 games for the Glasgow giants and it is thought that the Essex born striker is keen on a move back to England.

At twenty-four years of age, Hooper should still have his best years to come, but having not proved himself at the top-level of English football, I don`t, as yet, share the enthusiasm apparently being shown by ourselves, Sunderland, Queens Park Rangers and Sunderland, unless, of course, the price is right!




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: Rossy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday December 19 2012

Time: 4:42PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent West Ham United Articles

West Ham after Shrewsbury Youngster (Sunday February 1 2015)

Hammers Wait for Sakho Verdict (Sunday February 1 2015)

Liverpool Want Reid! (Sunday February 1 2015)

Fine Reward for Amalfitano (Sunday February 1 2015)

Fletcher`s West Ham Move Collapses? (Sunday February 1 2015)

Noble`s Going Nowhere (Sunday February 1 2015)

A Loss and Three Injuries! (Sunday February 1 2015)

Stats: Liverpool v West Ham (Saturday January 31 2015)

Liverpool v West Ham - Team-News (Saturday January 31 2015)

Archived West Ham United Articles

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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Liverpool 2 - 0 West Ham
West Ham 3 - 0 Hull City
Swansea 1 - 1 West Ham
West Ham 1 - 1 WBA
West Ham 1 - 2 Arsenal
Chelsea 2 - 0 West Ham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Arsenal 23 12 6 5 19 42
6. Spurs 23 12 4 7 5 40
7. Liverpool 23 11 5 7 6 38
8. West Ham 23 10 6 7 8 36
9. Swansea 23 9 6 8 -3 33
10. Stoke 23 9 5 9 -2 32
11. Newcastle 23 8 6 9 -6 30

Breaking League News

Shelvey: I'm Staying at Swansea City
Swansea : 01/02/2015 22:21:00
Shelvey: That'll Shut A Few People Up!
Swansea : 01/02/2015 22:12:00
Poor Start Cost Us - Pulis
WBA : 01/02/2015 21:01:00
Fonte - We Wasted Too Many Chances
Southampton : 01/02/2015 20:44:00
One Of Those Days For Koeman
Southampton : 01/02/2015 20:39:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Liverpool?
Suggested By:  rossy
Adrian 37%
O'Brien 0%
Collins 7%
Reid 0%
Cresswell 0%
Song 7%
Amalfitano 7%
Nolan 7%
Valencia 14%
Carroll 0%
Downing 0%
Demel 7%
Cole 7%
Noble 7%