Vital Football

Latest QPR News

Rehman Turns Down Higher League

Rehman Turns Down Higher League

Vital QPR - Breaking News
JavaScript must be enabled for the RSS Scrollbox Widget to work.


Former Queens Park Rangers defender signed for Bradford City today (Friday) in the wake of interest from clubs in a higher league.

Barely a month since the Pakistan international defender was released from W12 he has been snapped up by the Bantams despite reported interest from a higher level.

The 25-year old defender played 17 games for Bradford in the latter part of the 2008-09 season after an unsuccessful spell with Blackpool in the Championship.

Since his move he has been instrumental in encouraging young Asians to take up football and is seen as a roll model by many with his work in the community.

He told the Telegraph and Argus: 'There were a couple of other clubs in from a higher league but this felt right.

'My gut feeling told me to sign for Bradford and I've absolutely no regrets.

'From day one I felt at home here and I'm fortunate enough to have played in all the divisions and I see this as the next step of my journey.

'I'm 25 now and still feel the best years are ahead of me.'


Rehman signed for Queens Park Rangers in August 2006 under the reign of Gary Waddock, and has overseen the dramatic change in his three years at the club, working under five permanent managers and two caretaker bosses.

He was paraded on the pitch before a Championship fixture with Leeds United before making his debut the subsequent Saturday against Southend United alongside fellow debutante Dexter Blackstock.

Rehman made 49 appearances for the R`s in total without troubling the scorers and had loan spells at Brighton & Hove Albion, Blackpool and most recently his new club, Bradford City.



Have your say on The Forum

Follow us on Twitter

Become our friend on Facebook - Add Vital Queens Park Rangers

Writer:Boxer
Date:Friday June 19 2009
Time: 12:18PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Queens Park Rangers Articles

Reactions - QPR v Leeds (9/12/17)

Following today's clash between Queens Park Rangers and Leeds United, here are the instant reactions from both managers.

Stats: Queens Park Rangers v Leeds United

All the stats from Queens Park Rangers (1) vs (3) Leeds United, Loftus Road, 9/12/17 Att: 15,506

QPR v Leeds - Team Sheets - 9-12-17

QPR are at Loftus Road with Leeds the visitors for the latest Championship game.

Storm Caroline To Disrupt Weekend Action?

Fans are being urged to pay attention to the weather reports this weekend with parts of the United Kingdom set for snow.

Queens Park Rangers Social Media

Queens Park Rangers Archived Articles

Vital QPR articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital QPR
Write For Vital QPR
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Leeds MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Smithies51%
Wszolek0%
Onouha0%
Robinson0%
Bidwell12%
Luongo0%
Chair0%
Freeman25%
Scowen0%
Washington0%
Smith12%
Sub - Osayi-Samuel0%
Sub - Sylla0%
Sub - Hall0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Queens Park Rangers Results (view all)

Queens Park Rangers Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Uncredibale Hulk21
2.dustman9
3.jezza992
4.DMD_QPR2
5.danielqpr2
Vital Football Comment