UK time is: 02:38:50
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Jailbird Pericard flys free

Jailbird and Stoke striker, Vincent Pericard is to be released from Leyhill prison near Bristol on Monday after serving just one month of his sentence.

Pericard was sentenced to three months in jail for 'perverting the cause of justice' by lying about not being the driver of a car caught speeding in March 2005.

The club have made it clear that while they don't condone what he has done, they believe that he's learnt his lesson and done his time so he will be available for immediate selection. With not much else to do, it's to be hoped that Vince has been keeping himself fit after completing a reasonable full pre-season schedule for the Potters.

He'll be tagged for the next few weeks, but the club are hoping that the authorities will allow him clearance to play during any evening matches. Coach, Mark O'Connor told the official site 'We've sent off a list of fixtures for evening games where we will have to change his times or they allow him to go over that time. He's going to have to buy or rent a place in the area I imagine as he can't drive or come from Manchester every day.'




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.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: Chris Baldwin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday September 23 2007

Time: 9:36PM

Your Comments

Any idea how he happens to live in Manchester? He's never played for any clubs in the area - just Portsmouth and Plymouth before he arrived with us, I think?
fornside
When he was caught speeding it was said that he was travelling from his home in Portsmouth to Plymouth. Unless MOC has got his facts wrong, he must have moved north when he joined Stoke, but preferred the Mancunian fleshpots to the Pots themselves.
BoothenP
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Stoke City Articles

Stoke fail to tame Foxes (Sunday September 14 2014)

Stats: Stoke City v Leicester City (Sunday September 14 2014)

Hughes nominated for Manager of the Month (Thursday September 11 2014)

Birmingham loan move for Shea (Thursday September 11 2014)

Moses voted Stoke Signing of the Summer (Wednesday September 10 2014)

Stoke's August goal of the month (Wednesday September 10 2014)

Cameron set for hernia surgery (Wednesday September 10 2014)

Archived Stoke City Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Stoke 0 - 1 Leicester City
Man City 0 - 1 Stoke
Hull City 1 - 1 Stoke
Stoke 0 - 1 Aston Villa

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Everton 4 1 2 1 -1 5
12. Leicester City 4 1 2 1 -1 5
13. West Ham 4 1 1 2 -1 4
14. Stoke 4 1 1 2 -1 4
15. Sunderland 4 0 3 1 -1 3
16. Q.P.R. 4 1 0 3 -8 3
17. Crystal Palace 4 0 2 2 -3 2

Breaking League News

The Ped-into-Europe Report...FC Bayern 1-0 City
Man City : 17/09/2014 22:53:00
Man City : 17/09/2014 21:45:00
Lambert Speaks Following Contract Extension
Aston Villa : 17/09/2014 19:13:00
Liverpool: Perseverance Pleases Rodgers
Liverpool : 17/09/2014 19:00:00
Paul Lambert Extends Villa Stay
Aston Villa : 17/09/2014 18:52:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM vs Leicester
Suggested By:  
Begovic 25%
Bardsley 0%
Shawcross 0%
Wilson 0%
Pieters 0%
Whelan 50%
Nzonzi 0%
Moses 0%
Bojan 0%
Walters 0%
Crouch 25%
Diouf 0%
Assaidi 0%
Muniesa 0%