Vital Football

Latest QPR News

Helguson Pens Contract Extension

Helguson Pens Contract Extension

QUEENS PARK RANGER`S Icelandic striker Heidar Helguson has signed a new one year deal for the R`s. The 33 year old, who was instrumental in QPR`s promotion to the top flight, will hope to again feature for the R`s in their return to the Premier League.

The number nine expressed his delight at signing the inevitable deal and told QPR.co.uk : 'I`m absolutely delighted.`

'My future lies here. You want to get things sorted out as early as possible and I've been able to do that, which feels good.`

'I wasn't sure what was going to happen when I came back last season, but I spoke to Neil and he wanted me to stay.`


Helguson netted an impressive 13 league goals for Rangers last season and, having played an important role in QPR`s dominance throughout the entire Championship-winning season, is already eager to test his credentials against the world`s best.

Heider added: 'Promotion is starting to sink in and it feels good - really good! Especially after signing a new deal, which means I can now play a part in next season.`

'It will be tough, but I think we've got a great chance of doing well.`


R`s gaffer Neil Warnock is delighted to have extended the striker`s contract and believes his front man`s experience will be vital in the Premier League.

'Heidar made a massive contribution last year, and he'll play a big role again for us in the top-flight next season,` Warnock told QPR.co.uk.

'People forget just how many games he played last season - he was exceptional.`

'It's not just his goals - it's his overall game.`

'He's a big presence in the dressing room; a steadying influence in both training and on matchdays; and he's a great professional.`

'He's also got the experience of having played in the Premier League, so I'm delighted we've managed to agree a new deal with him.`




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

Writer:danielqpr
Date:Tuesday June 7 2011
Time: 1:34PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Queens Park Rangers Articles

Instant Reactions - QPR v Bolton (17/2/18)

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

Stats: Queens Park Rangers v Bolton Wanderers

All the stats from Queens Park Rangers (2) vs (0) Bolton Wanderers, Loftus Road, 17/2/18 Att: 12,638

QPR v Bolton - Team Sheets (17/2/18)

Queens Park Rangers are at Loftus Road with Bolton Wanderers the visitors today, this is a 3pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Holloway Looking For Momentum

Queens Park Rangers manager Ian Holloway has called on the team to repeat their Wolverhampton Wanderers performance when we face Bolton Wanderers this weekend.

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)

Bolton MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Smithies0%
Onuoha0%
Robinson0%
Lynch0%
Wszolek0%
Luongo50%
Scowen0%
Freeman0%
Bidwell25%
Smith0%
Washington0%
Sub - Smyth25%
Sub - Eze0%
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

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dustman2
2.Hoops1
Vital Football Comment