Vital Football

Latest QPR News

Kaspars Relishing Pool Return

Kaspars Relishing Pool Return

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


Rangers defender Kaspars Gorkšs is relishing the prospect of facing his former side this afternoon.

The Latvian international penned a deal with Blackpool in 2007, and after a successful spell at Bloomfield Road was arousing the interest of the Championship's finest.

Queens Park Rangers managed to capture the defender in a £250,000 deal, and has since made 51 appearances for the R's.

Speaking to the Blackpool Gazette Gorkšs revealed that he was looking forward to returning to Bloomfield Road but expects a tougher test.

'It was a good trip back last year but it's going to be a difficult game this time,' he said.

'The reception I got wasn't too bad last time. I probably expected a few more boos.

'The first time you go back to your old club stays in your memory because I spent some good times there.'


Gorkšs made 51 appearances for the Tangerines as they secured their Championship safety under boss Simon Grayson.

Last year he returned to Bloomfield Road and played in a useful 3-0 win that saw Heidar Helguson bag a brace and Hogan Ephraim round off the scoring.

Gorkšs continued: 'Playing against your mates is different than any normal game. I gave them stick after last season's result and will have a bit of banter with them before this game.

'Ben Burgess is my best friend there. I'll probably be marking him, so I'm looking forward to it. I'll give him a kick if I need to!'


Kaspars has since established himself as a first team regular at Loftus Road and was recently voted Latvian Footballer of the Year.




Have your say on The Forum

Follow us on Twitter

Vital QPR on Facebook




Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Boxer
Date:Saturday January 16 2010
Time: 8:54AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Queens Park Rangers Articles

Phillips Seals QPR Win

MATT Phillips netted the decisive goal as Queens Park Rangers edged out playoff hopefuls Ipswich Town at Loftus Road.

Rangers dominated the opening period as Massimo Luongo`s effort was well fi

Stats: QPR v Ipswich Town

All the stats from QPR (1) vs (0) Ipswich Town, Loftus Road, 06.02.16 - 15.00 Att: 17044

QPR v Ipswich Town - Team News

A STARTING berth for Conor Washington as Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink names an attacking line-up

QPR v Ipswich Town

THE transfer window has come and gone and after some uncharacteristically sensible business from Queens Park Rangers has them heading into the latter part of the season with a little more optimism.

Archived Vital QPR Articles

Vital QPR articles from

Site Journalists

Boxer
Profile
sandydl
Profile
Superhoop50
Profile
danielqpr
Profile
JackSupple
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MotM v Ipswich
Suggested By:
Smithies0%
Perch0%
Onuoha0%
Hall0%
Konchesky0%
Phillips0%
Faurlin0%
Luongo0%
Hoilett100%
Washington0%
Polter0%
Tozser0%
Mackie0%
El-Khayati0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Hull City 29 17 5 7 56 26
2 Middlesbrough 28 17 5 6 56 23
3 Burnley 30 15 10 5 55 22
4 Brighton 29 14 11 4 53 9
5 Derby County 30 13 12 5 51 14
6 Sheff Wed 30 13 11 6 50 12
7 Ipswich 30 13 9 8 48 2
8 Birmingham 30 13 8 9 47 8
9 Cardiff 30 11 12 7 45 5
10 Forest 30 10 12 8 42 6
11 Wolves 30 10 10 10 40 -1
12 Brentford 30 11 7 12 40 -2
13 Q.P.R. 30 9 12 9 39 1
14 Preston 30 9 12 9 39 -1
15 Reading 30 9 9 12 36 0
16 Leeds Utd 30 8 12 10 36 -5
17 Huddersfield 30 8 8 14 32 -4
18 Blackburn 28 6 13 9 31 0
19 Fulham 29 6 11 12 29 -5
20 Bristol City 30 6 10 14 28 -22
21 MK Dons 29 7 6 16 27 -18
22 Rotherham 30 7 4 19 25 -19
23 Bolton 30 4 12 14 24 -21
24 Charlton 30 5 9 16 24 -30
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Queens Park Rangers Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 12:30PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Bolton Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 23 2016 7:45PM : Sheffield Wednesday (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Birmingham City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Milton Keynes Dons (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 8 2016 7:45PM : Derby County (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Recent Queens Park Rangers Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.QPR4Me9
2.Clarets R Mad2
3.Superhoop502
4.Vexillarius_QPR1
5.silvertrowel1
6.sandydl1
7.qprharrod1
8.NZ ranger1
9.jezza991
10.jdqpr18821