UK time is: 07:28:38
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

The Rumour Mill- Spicer & Co

It is reported on at least one major Footy network website today that John Spicer may well be loaned out to Crewe for a month.

Spicer has found limited opportunity to feature this season and with two new midfielders to date coming on board ie Joey Gudjonsson and Eric Djembe-Djembe, its possible he might have found it even more difficult to break into the team on a regular basis.

This could therefore be a good move for all concerned and allow John Spicer to play a few competitive games more than he would have done for the Clarets over this monthly period.

Spicer probably played his best games for the Clarets when Ade Akinbiyi Mark 1 was in the team last season. He seemed to link up well with Ade and it will be interesting to see if that relationship with Ade Mark 2 can be re-established. Looks like that might have to be put on ice for the time being.

Rumours continue to persist that Graham Branch may well also go out on loan to Accrington Stanley with some suggestion that out of favour midfielder, Garreth O'Connor may well be joining him on loan for the Reds.

Those rumours carry the normal health warning though and as far as I am aware nothing has been mentioned to this effect in website articles or in the general media.




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:Friday January 26 2007

Time: 1:22PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Spicer now looks official after this statement on Official Site:Crewe Move For Spicer? Burnley midfielder John Spicer is considering a loan move to League One side Crewe Alexandra. Alex boss Dario Gradi has enquired about the availability of Spicer, who has made two substitute appearances for the Clarets this season. Burnley manager Steve Cotterill confirmed on Friday: "We spoke to Crewe this morning and said that we would allow John to go there on a one-month loan. "John now wants the weekend to think about it." [Edited by turfmanphil]
turfmanphil
Report Abuse
26/01/2007 14:04:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Burnley Articles

Anfield Beckons Now! (Tuesday March 3 2015)

Swans Fly to Burnley, Boyo! (Saturday February 28 2015)

More Sky Tinkering With Fixtures! (Monday February 23 2015)

The Special One versus The Ginger One! (Wednesday February 18 2015)

New TV Deal Challenge (Wednesday February 18 2015)

Archived Burnley Articles

List All Vital Burnley Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Liverpool 2 - 0 Burnley
Burnley 0 - 1 Swansea
Chelsea 1 - 1 Burnley
Man Utd 3 - 1 Burnley
Burnley 2 - 2 WBA
Sunderland 2 - 0 Burnley

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Everton 28 6 10 12 -8 28
15. Hull City 28 6 9 13 -11 27
16. Sunderland 28 4 14 10 -16 26
17. Aston Villa 28 6 7 15 -23 25
18. Q.P.R. 27 6 4 17 -19 22
19. Burnley 28 4 10 14 -22 22
20. Leicester City 27 4 6 17 -20 18

Breaking League News

Danilo Only Has Eyes for Real Madrid!
Man Utd : 05/03/2015 18:45:00
Trio Selected for Brazilian Internationals
Chelsea : 05/03/2015 17:55:01
Evans and Cisse Charged by the FA
Man Utd : 05/03/2015 17:41:01
Young on his Late Winner
Man Utd : 05/03/2015 17:33:01
Van Gaal - Best Performance of the Season!
Man Utd : 05/03/2015 17:28:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

That Barnes incident against Matic.What did you think?
Suggested By:  Vital Burnley Admin
Much ado about nothing! 44%
Rode his luck 7%
Equivocal, not sure! 21%
Definite foul, yellow card fair 7%
Blatant foul should have been sent off 21%