UK time is: 16:36:42
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Hoddle Closes On Spurs Striker

Reports are circulating that Glenn Hoddle is set to end Grzegorz Rasiak's short and unproductive stay at White Hart Lane with a 1.5m bid for his contract.

Rasiak was recently booed off the pitch by Spurs fans in his first start for 3 months against West Brom, and Hoddle is known to be a long time admirer of the Polish International.

Hoddle first thought he had his man back in August when Derby accepted a 2.2m bid from Wolves, only to get gazzumped by Spurs right at the very last moment.George Burley at Southamton and now Harry Redknapp at Portsmouth are also thought to be interested, but it would appear now Hoddle's attention has been diverted from Izale Mcleod , he intends to make sure of securing Rasiak's signature.

On the surface, it would seem to be a good piece of business. Having already bid 2.2m for the tall Pole once, securing him for almost a million pounds less isnt most peoples idea of a bad deal. However Rasiak hasnt set the Premiership alight since his move from Derby County.

Five starts in over 3 months with no goals to show hardly makes Rasiak a bankers bet to fire Wolves back into contention for promotion, but at Championship level Rasiak was good for 16 goals in 35 starts and that is the kind of firepower Hoddle is now in desperate need of. And with Germany '06 now just around the corner, Rasiak will be keen to start proving he's got what it takes to secure a World Cup squad place.





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



Register on this site via the drop down menu and leave feedback to this story below or click here to join in the debates on the forum.

Go on, get vitalled!

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday January 4 2006

Time: 12:12PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Wolves Articles

Sako set for QPR move (Friday January 30 2015)

Wolves linked to third target (Thursday January 29 2015)

Wolves watch Man Utd man (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Sako would be given permission to talk (Tuesday January 27 2015)

West Brom interest in Sako (Monday January 26 2015)

Stats: Wolves v Charlton (Monday January 26 2015)

Bore draw for Wolves against Charlton (Saturday January 24 2015)

Archived Wolves Articles

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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Bolton 2 - 2 Wolves
Wolves 0 - 0 Charlton
Wolves 2 - 0 Blackpool
Blackburn 0 - 1 Wolves
Wolves 2 - 1 Brentford
Watford 0 - 1 Wolves

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Middlesbrough 27 14 8 5 24 50
5. Brentford 28 15 4 9 7 49
6. Watford 28 14 5 9 23 47
7. Wolves 28 12 9 7 -2 45
8. Norwich 28 12 8 8 16 44
9. Blackburn 28 10 9 9 0 39
10. Sheff Wed 28 9 11 8 -4 38

Breaking League News

Drab Draw Could Cost Town Dear
Ipswich : 01/02/2015 15:32:00
Blackpool 1 Brighton 0 (Report)
Brighton : 01/02/2015 14:50:00
Champ - Blackburn 2-1 Fulham
Blackburn : 01/02/2015 14:47:00
Never Give In - Ipswich 0 Latics 0
Wigan : 01/02/2015 14:37:00
Wolves : 01/02/2015 14:20:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can Wolves pull off back-to-back promotions?
Suggested By:  
Yes 41%
No 59%