Vital Football

Latest QPR News

Quashie Comes Home

Quashie Comes Home

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


Queens Park Rangers have secured the signature of former youth product Nigel Quashie.

The former R's trainee was sold following the club's relegation in 1996 to then Premier League Nottingham Forest - but now returns to W12 12 years later in the twilight of his career.

He has penned a short-term deal until the end of the season and is expected to go straight into the squad to face the Reds on Tuesday night.

Speaking to QPR.co.uk the Scottish international was delighted to return home: 'It's great to be back home, and I am delighted to be at a Club that I love to pieces,' he said.

'I had a good time when I was here before, and the fans were very good to me. I'm a fan of the Club myself so I know what they demand.

'There are some excellent players here and it is nice to come back and be a part of it.'


On Rangers ambitions and his own philosophy to the game, Quashie was keen to point out that he expects the R's to be challenging for a playoff place.

He added: 'We've got a chance to get into the play-offs, and if we can do that and then get into the Premier League, the whole place will just take off.

'I guarantee I will play with passion. It's about putting your foot in and working as hard as you possibly can.

'We want opposing teams to come to Loftus Road knowing they're going to face one hell of a difficult game.

'It's important to me that I do well for the QPR supporters.'


Folllowing his spell at the City Ground, Quashie went on to play for Scotland while also plying his trade for Portsmouth, Southampton, West Bromwich Albion and West Ham United.

The Hammers recently freed Quashie from his contract which enabled him to once again link up with Rangers, where he will wear the number 15 shirt.




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:Friday January 22 2010
Time: 5:56PM

Comments

0
Possibly the best thing he will bring to the club is passion. Someone was saying earlier that it was great to see Matt Connolly point to the badge after scoring the equaliser against Pool but unfortunately it was a sight seen rarely. Quashie is a boyhood fan who has a lifelong love of the club. With the current situations this can only have a good effect in the changing rooms and in training.
_qpr-scotland_
22/01/2010 23:00:00
0
It was me, QPR-scotland - and I must say that, whilst some people I've spoken to seem underwhelmed by this move, I'm pleased - coz I think we need the hunger and leadership we've lost with both Martin Rowlands and Gavin Mahon being out. I'm not saying Quashie will transform our midfield - but he'll bring his experience with him, along with his passion, and maybe it'll gee things up for us - like Watson was supposed to do but didn't!!
sandydl
23/01/2010 00:42:00
0
Sandydl, Better that the journeyman Watson!!!!
QPR4Me
23/01/2010 01:00:00
0
Oh definitely agree with that, 4Me!!
sandydl
23/01/2010 17:04:00
0
....and as if by magic Watson scores for Wigan.
kiwi park ranger
23/01/2010 20:53:00
0
KPR Maybe, he has found his level at last, he certainly didn't inspire any confidence with his ability to play basketball and get sent off!
QPR4Me
24/01/2010 19:52:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Queens Park Rangers Articles

FA Cup Ball Numbers Known (3/12/16)

With FA Cup second round ties taking place this weekend, the ball numbers for the third round draw of the competition have now been allocated.

500,000+ Season Tickets Sold In 2016/17

More than 500,000 Season Tickets were sold in the Football League pyramid for the 2016/17 season.

Perch Thrown To The Wolves

JAMES Perch saw red in the first half as Queens Park Rangers handed Wolverhampton Wanderers their first win under Paul Lambert.

The wing-back had received a let-off last week against Ipswich Town but could have no complaints as he set into motion the chain of events that ultimately saw QPR to their downfall.

After being booked for dissent by card merchant referee Tim Robinson he flew into a stupid challenge, missing the ball entirely and giving the official little alternative but t

Stats: QPR v Wolverhampton Wanderers

All the stats from QPR (1) vs (2) Wolverhampton Wanderers, Loftus Road, 01.12.16 - 19.45 Att: 12222

Archived Vital QPR Articles

Vital QPR articles from

Site Journalists

Boxer
Editor email
Profile
sandydl
no email
Profile
Superhoop50
no email
Profile
danielqpr
no email
Profile
JackSupple
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MotM v Wolves
Suggested By:
Smithies 67%
Perch0%
Onuoha0%
Hall0%
Lynch0%
Robinson0%
Luongo0%
Sandro22%
Chery11%
Polter0%
Washington0%
Ngbakoto0%
Henry0%
Sylla0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 19 13 1 5 40 21
2 Brighton 19 11 6 2 39 17
3 Reading 19 10 4 5 34 1
4 Leeds Utd 19 10 2 7 32 3
5 Birmingham 19 8 7 4 31 2
6 Sheff Wed 19 9 4 6 31 1
7 Norwich 19 9 3 7 30 4
8 Huddersfield 19 9 3 7 30 -3
9 Derby County 19 8 5 6 29 4
10 Fulham 19 7 7 5 28 9
11 Bristol City 19 8 3 8 27 4
12 Barnsley 19 7 4 8 25 3
13 Forest 19 7 4 8 25 1
14 Preston 19 7 4 8 25 1
15 Aston Villa 19 5 10 4 25 1
16 Ipswich 19 6 6 7 24 -2
17 Q.P.R. 19 6 5 8 23 -8
18 Brentford 19 6 4 9 22 -2
19 Burton 19 5 7 7 22 -4
20 Wolves 19 5 6 8 21 -3
21 Blackburn 19 5 5 9 20 -7
22 Cardiff 19 5 4 10 19 -12
23 Wigan 19 4 6 9 18 -5
24 Rotherham 19 1 4 14 7 -26
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Queens Park Rangers Results (view all)

Queens Park Rangers Fixtures (view all)

Dec 10 2016 3:00PM : Rotherham United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 14 2016 7:45PM : Derby County (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 18 2016 12:00PM : Aston Villa (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 27 2016 12:30PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 31 2016 3:00PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.QPR4Me3
2.The Uncredibale Hulk1
3.ImSitiv1
Write for Vital Football