UK time is: 04:42:11
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Best In the Division

Ever since Dave Jones first signed him from Brann Bergen way back in 2004, Wolves fans have been divided on the subject of Seyi George Olofinjana.

Inconsistent. Not hard enough. Tackle shy,

All accusations that have been levelled against the big man.

Here at Olofin Towers we tend to be a bit biased when it comes to George, but it cannot be ignored, or denied, that at the end of his first season, he broke a bone at the base of his back.

Away at Reading following a horrendous challenge, he was flipped round in the air, landing hard on the base of his spine breaking a bone that went undiagnosed for months and surley must have played a part in his performances during the first half of Glenn Hoddles first season.

Now, fully healed and performing at something approaching his best he has earned an improved 3 year deal that has led Mick McCarthy to give his asessment of the man.

'If there's a better midfielder in the Championship I'd like to see him,' he said to the club's official site today, adding

'It's brilliant news that he's signed. It's something we've been talking about for a long time and I'm delighted it's sorted.

'Yes there has been interest in him from elsewhere but I'm surprised - and pleased - there hasn't been more.

'He got ten goals for us last season and he is a good all round player. He's terrific.'

There are still some who will believe they know better than a man who took his national side to a World Cup qurter final, and there probably always will.

But at the end of the day, there's only one opinion that counts.

And that is he's simply the best.




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: Stuart Smith Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday October 9 2007

Time: 1:15PM

Your Comments

I`m with you on this, Stuart. I really thought he would end up going on a Bosman - so its good news indeed that we have tied up his services for the next three years. Should we end up getting promoted IMO Seyi would be in his element. I also hope he enjoys a successful African Nations Cup and comes back uninjured!
astraltrader
its ashame he has to go to the africa nations i think you lot will miss him abit
muffdaddy1983
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Molineux redevelopment remains on hold (Wednesday April 23 2014)

Better than 2009 for Ikeme (Tuesday April 22 2014)

Wolves target record points haul (Tuesday April 22 2014)

Champions of Division 1 (Tuesday April 22 2014)

Stats: Leyton Orient v Wolves (Monday April 21 2014)

Stats: Wolves v Rotherham (Friday April 18 2014)

Wolves standards will not slip (Thursday April 17 2014)

Leicester lead chase for Sako? (Wednesday April 16 2014)

Wolves would have gone bust (Tuesday April 15 2014)

Archived Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. astraltrader 6
2. johnwolf 5
3. Southbank60 4
4. Akela 3
5. noddyboy44 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Leyton Orient 1 - 3 Wolves
Wolves 6 - 4 Rotherham
Crewe 0 - 2 Wolves
Wolves 2 - 0 Peterborough
Stevenage 0 - 0 Wolves
MK Dons 0 - 1 Wolves

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Wolves 44 30 9 5 +55 99
2. Brentford 44 27 10 7 +30 91
3. Rotherham 44 23 13 8 +27 82
4. Preston 44 22 16 6 +25 82
5. Leyton Orient 44 23 11 10 +36 80
6. Peterborough 44 22 4 18 +12 70
7. Swindon 44 19 9 16 +7 66

Breaking League News

Walsall Fan Speaks About Facing Legends
Walsall : 23/04/2014 20:31:00
Vital Swindon Awards 2013/14
Swindon : 23/04/2014 20:02:00
RUFC - Miller In Team Of The Week
Rotherham : 23/04/2014 19:07:00
RUFC - Douglas 'Why We've Put Tickets On Sale'
Rotherham : 23/04/2014 18:37:00
Boss Praises His Troops
Crawley : 23/04/2014 18:01:00
RUFC - Play-Off Ticket Information
Rotherham : 23/04/2014 17:16:00
Board Apologise For Mistakes This Season
Shrewsbury : 23/04/2014 16:07:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How many points needed to secure promotion?
Suggested By:  
101+ 8%
95-100 55%
90-94 36%
85-89 1%
80-84 0%