UK time is: 21:20:09
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Holloway Considering Pistol Pete

Ian Holloway will this week sit down with the money men at Loftus Road to decide whether a bid to sign goal machine 'Pistol' Pete Thompson is in the interests of the club.

Eager not to break the bank and put the club back into financial trouble, Holloway told BBC Sport that he will consider bidding, only if the price is right.

'I've got to think about the state of my club and whether we've got the finance and what we can do.' he said.

The Rangers boss was impressed with what he saw, adding 'The lad was neat and tidy and worked his socks off.'

Barnsley boss Andy Ritchie was also in attendance as Linfield's coach David Jeffrey promised he would not stand in the postman's way if an acceptable bid was filed. He did admit that any interested parties can make there minds up by watching the 21-year old in action and refused to allow Thompson to have a trial at any club.

'If anybody wants him, they can make up their minds by watching him out on the pitch,' said Jeffrey.

Scottish club Gretna had a £100,000 bid turned down earlier this month and there are said to be a number of other interested league clubs following the forward's progress.

Vital QPR- Vital News for the Vital supporter.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday January 25 2006

Time: 11:32AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Queens Park Rangers Articles

Stats: Southampton v Queens Park Rangers (Saturday September 27 2014)

Saints Edge Out QPR (Saturday September 27 2014)

Southampton v QPR - Match Preview (Friday September 26 2014)

One to Watch - Graziano Pellè (Friday September 26 2014)

In The Niko Time (Tuesday September 23 2014)

Stats: Queens Park Rangers v Stoke City (Saturday September 20 2014)

One to Watch - Mame Biram Diouf (Friday September 19 2014)

QPR v Stoke City - Match Preview (Friday September 19 2014)

QPR Hit For Four - Again (Sunday September 14 2014)

Stats: Man Utd v QPR (Sunday September 14 2014)

Archived Queens Park Rangers Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Southampton 2 - 1 Q.P.R.
Q.P.R. 2 - 2 Stoke
Man Utd 4 - 0 Q.P.R.
Q.P.R. 1 - 0 Sunderland
Spurs 4 - 0 Q.P.R.
Q.P.R. 0 - 1 Hull City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Liverpool 6 2 1 3 -1 7
15. Everton 6 1 3 2 -2 6
16. Hull City 6 1 3 2 -2 6
17. Sunderland 6 0 5 1 -1 5
18. Q.P.R. 6 1 1 4 -9 4
19. Newcastle 6 0 3 3 -7 3
20. Burnley 6 0 3 3 -7 3

Breaking League News

Tottenham Hotspur vs. Besiktas.
» Spurs : 01/10/2014 19:47:00
It`s a Fine Line!
» Man Utd : 01/10/2014 19:12:00
Liverpool: FC Basel vs. LFC Team News
» Liverpool : 01/10/2014 18:57:00
Cooking Shows?
» Man Utd : 01/10/2014 17:14:00
And the Favourite Is?
» Man Utd : 01/10/2014 17:08:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do QPR need to strengthen most?
Suggested By:  Boxer
Goalkeeper 7%
Defender 21%
Midfielder 7%
Forward 65%