UK time is: 18:45:56
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Vass off to Italy

Stoke City youngster and Hungarian international, Adam Vass has left the club and signed for Italian Serie B club, Brescia.

The club had offered 18 year old Vass a new contract and are reported to be very disappointed but it cannot be a great surprise that the club's youngest ever full international has decided that his future lay away from the Britannia as his national coach had warned him that he needed first team experience if he wanted to keep his place in the squad.

Although he had several full caps for the Hungarian national team, he was always deemed not good enough for even an appearance from the sub's bench whilst in the Potteries.

We cannot help but draw comparisons with keeper, Ben Foster who left the Brit two years ago after never making an appearance for the first team to join Manchester United where Alex Ferguson promptly loaned him out to fellow Championship club, Watford. He has just finished two full seasons (with one in the Premiership) and gained his first England cap in the process and, no doubt, is in line for a crack at first choice keeper at Old Trafford in the near future.

We'll never know if Vass would have made it as a Stoke player, but yet again we've not given our brighter youngsters a try. Our loss, someone else's gain.




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: Chris Baldwin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday June 18 2007

Time: 11:25PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Lets wish him luck for th future, its a shame he didnt stay but there will be others. Would of been nice to see his fill potential though
pandapops
Report Abuse
18/06/2007 23:41:00

Very true. I think you are right, he'll become a decent player. But many italian players never make it in England (Rossi, e.t.c) so not to worry!
Matt_Us
Report Abuse
25/06/2007 14:33:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Stoke City Articles

Archived Stoke City Articles

List All Vital Stoke Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. lloyd_17 11

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Spurs 30 16 5 9 5 53
8. Swansea 30 12 7 11 -4 43
9. West Ham 30 11 9 10 3 42
10. Stoke 30 12 6 12 -3 42
11. Crystal Palace 30 9 9 12 -5 36
12. Newcastle 30 9 8 13 -15 35
13. Everton 30 8 10 12 -4 34

Breaking League News

Lambert Left Villa Healthy
Aston Villa : 28/03/2015 15:28:00
Chelsea Player Focus: Live Brazil v Chile Training
Chelsea : 28/03/2015 14:15:01
Live Coverage Of Brazil v Chile At The Emirates
Arsenal : 28/03/2015 14:15:00
Chelsea To Leave Stamford Bridge?
Chelsea : 28/03/2015 13:20:01
THE MAN WHO CAN DO NO WRONG!
Spurs : 28/03/2015 11:45:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Goal of the Month (March)
Suggested By:  
Moses v Everton (H) 50%
Diouf v Everton (H) 0%
Diouf v C Palace (H) 50%