UK time is: 10:06:28
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Rumour Mill-Ade Akinbiyi

The Sun report today that Ade Akinbiyi could be playing for the 12th club of his career by the end of the January window with both Blackpool and QPR reported to be interested in the well-travelled striker

Akinbiyi is now 34 and could be one player that Owen Coyle is willing to release in an effort to save money and raise cash for new players.

He is one of the top earners at the club so maybe in financial terms removing him from the payroll could benefit the club.

Ade has been a great servant to the club though but his second spell has been disappointing and so far he has only made one League start this season since re-signing two years ago from Sheffield United for a fee of 650,000.

I will miss him if he does leave and who will ever forget him scoring the equaliser in the Carling Cup against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the 69th minute this season?




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: turfmanphil Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday January 7 2009

Time: 6:39PM

Your Comments

Ade,Ade, Ade! Guess some times you have to let go but I have always admired Ade, especially his first spell with the club (remember Luton away?). I think some of the digs at him by a certain element have been totally disrespectful but you always get the jerks at any football club
turfmanphil
i too would miss the big guy but if moneybags qpr can give us some decent cash for him then fair play. blackpool will be after someone to replace alan gow who has gone to wolves the same guy who said he did not want to play in the championship when we went in for him,he did well at blackpool though i would rather see jones or gabor go.
8clarets8
Im sorry but if you want to believe what you read in the sun your being silly. The sun has also linked us to Michael Johnson and Ronaldo will probably be next. I know our owners are rich but unfortunately they dont like to throw their money around.
LeeCookFan
All the best Ade !! wherever u go
Cardiff_Claret
Latest from Coyle on Ade:"There hasn't been anything to me directly about Ade, just through representatives. "If anything comes of it it's something we'll look at."
turfmanphil
Ade needs to move on if at all possible. I will alsways be an admirer of Ade for his first spell and THAT goal at the bridge - but now is time to move on. Thanks Ade.
Claretdale
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Burnley Articles

No Hoot for Clarets against Owls! (Wednesday August 27 2014)

High-Flyers, Swans and now Owls! (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Good Show at Swansea but No Points! (Sunday August 24 2014)

Weekly Rumour Mill- McGugan Linked (Sunday August 24 2014)

Luke, A Man of Iron! (Sunday August 24 2014)

Swans on the Road! (Saturday August 23 2014)

Oh My God Chelsea! Here We Go! (Sunday August 17 2014)

Archived Burnley Articles

List All Vital Burnley 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
Swansea 1 - 0 Burnley
Burnley 1 - 3 Chelsea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Southampton 2 0 1 1 -1 1
15. Stoke 2 0 1 1 -1 1
16. Leicester City 2 0 1 1 -2 1
17. Newcastle 2 0 1 1 -2 1
18. Crystal Palace 2 0 0 2 -3 0
19. Burnley 2 0 0 2 -3 0
20. Q.P.R. 2 0 0 2 -5 0

Breaking League News

Name the Starting XI - Everton (a)
Chelsea : 28/08/2014 10:01:00
Mourinho jibe hurt Eto'o
Everton : 28/08/2014 10:00:00
Go Get That Duo!
Man Utd : 28/08/2014 09:57:00
Everton face Swansea in Capital One Cup
Everton : 28/08/2014 09:00:00
What will Fazio add to Spurs?
Spurs : 28/08/2014 08:37:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which striker with Clarets connections will score the most goals this season?
Suggested By:  8clarets8
Danny Ings 59%
Steven Fletcher 16%
Charlie Austin 13%
Jay Rodriguez 6%
David Nugent 6%