Vital Football

Latest Stoke City News

Stability for Stoke?

Stability for Stoke?

It appears from reports coming from Stoke City's Icelandic owners that Johan Boskamp will be offered a new contract very shortly or his existing one extended. Boskamp has already said that he intends to fly to Iceland for a meeting with the Chairman, Gunnar Gislason on Monday to sort out players' budgets for next season, whilst Gislason has stated that he understands that Boskamp would accept a new contract if one was offered.

This season has been very messy off the field and I think most fans will be glad to see the matter settled once and for all.

Of course, all this could be immaterial if Stoke director, Peter Coates has his offer to buy the club accepted by the Icelandics.
Iceland is currently facing difficult financial conditions with rising interest rates and foreign exchange problems. This could force them to sell the club at a lower price than they otherwise would wish to.

Coates has already made it known that he would remove Boskamp, who has installed last Summer without the approval of the English minority shareholders, if he regains control of the club.


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

Writer:Chris Baldwin
Date:Wednesday April 5 2006
Time: 8:25AM

Comments

0
the iceman cometh!
paultsmouth
06/04/2006 17:46:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Stoke City Articles

New Rules For 2016/17 - Reminder

With only a few weeks to go until proper football returns following our (again) unsuccessful...

Coates Will Be Patience In West Brom Chance

Chairman Peter Coates has again reaffirmed Stoke City would be interested in doing a deal for West Bromwich Albion's Saido Berahino this summer...

Arnautovic Ends Everton Speculation

With ongoing speculation linking Marko Arnautovic with a move to Everton this summer, and then further speculation of him seeing his deal out at the Britannia Stadium...

Orlando Will Be A Test - Hughes

Manager Mark Hughes has been speaking briefly ahead of tonight's just gone midnight kick off against Orlando City.

Archived Vital Stoke Articles

Vital Stoke articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Barker
Editor email
Profile
Matthew Forrester
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v West Ham
Suggested By:
Given8%
Cameron0%
Shawcross28%
Wollscheid0%
Pieters1%
Whelan2%
Imbula46%
Walters0%
Bojan6%
Arnautovic0%
Joselu0%
Diouf2%
Bardsley1%
Adam6%
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 Stoke City Results (view all)

Stoke City Fixtures (view all)