Vital Football

Latest Peterborough United News

Posh - The Boyd Files (1)

Posh - The Boyd Files (1)

I`m still trying to digest the news that George Boyd has jumped ship!

Yesterday my emotions went through the whole range. I was delighted to read that George had a gut feeling he`d stay with Posh, at least until the end of the season, despite the apparent ongoing interest from Middlesbrough.

Less than sixty minutes later, I was down in the dumps after discovering that George had received an offer from Nottingham Forest that was too good to turn down, a no-brainer I think he called it.

No I have no problems with George going, sitting back and thinking about it last night I came to the conclusion that it was always going to happen, a club like ours, a club heading back to League One after a disastrous season, was never going to tempt George to extend his contract.

Therefore, Barry Fry, when talking about not wanting to run George`s contract down and receiving nothing for the player, most certainly had a point. However, this morning sifting through the tabloids I`m a little aghast to read that if all goes well for George besides the River Trent he could sign a permanent deal, with Nottingham Forest, for as little as £1.5 million!

If you ask me, especially when you consider some of the cash that has been spent in recent years, somebody is going to get a right bargain and it pains me to say it but it looks as if Posh could, probably due to circumstances beyond their control, be the fall-guys.


Bookmark and Share



Join Vital Peterborough

It's easy to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board To visit the message board, click here. Get involved This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Peterborough.






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

Writer:PoshPete
Date:Wednesday March 3 2010
Time: 4:32PM

Comments

0
Forest or Middlesbrough - not much of a choice was it?
rosshammer
03/03/2010 20:07:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Bellew’s Threat to Haye

Recent Peterborough United Articles

Vital Posh MOTM v Southend United Poll

Rate the Peterborough United players as the Vital Posh Man of the Match Poll for the Sky Bet EFL League One match against Southend United is now up and running

Rate The Ref - Posh v Southend United - Geoff Eltringham

What did you think to Geoff Eltringham`s refereeing performance in the Sky Bet EFL League One match between Peterborough United and Southend United?

Stats: Peterborough United v Southend United

All the stats from Peterborough United (1) vs (4) Southend United, ABAX Stadium, 21/02/2017 19:45pm Att: 4,597

Football League - Fixture Day & 2017/18 Key Dates

The Football League have released the key dates for the coming 2017/18 season, and the all important fixtures will be released on Wednesday June 21 at 9am.

Archived Vital Posh Articles

Vital Posh articles from

Site Journalists

mwl1967
Editor email
Profile
TomLea_
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How many points will Posh get from their 7 February matches?
Suggested By:
016%
1-413%
5-822%
9-1236%
13-169%
17-200%
214%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Sheff Utd 33 19 8 6 65 24
2 Scunthorpe 32 17 9 6 60 25
3 Bolton 31 17 7 7 58 19
4 Fleetwood 33 16 10 7 58 15
5 Southend 33 14 11 8 53 11
6 Bradford 33 12 16 5 52 11
7 Millwall 32 14 9 9 51 7
8 Rochdale 31 14 6 11 48 4
9 Peterborough 33 13 8 12 47 1
10 Oxford 31 13 7 11 46 5
11 Bristol Rovers 33 12 10 11 46 -2
12 Walsall 33 11 13 9 46 -2
13 Charlton 32 9 15 8 42 6
14 Wimbledon 32 9 13 10 40 0
15 Northampton 33 11 7 15 40 -4
16 MK Dons 32 10 9 13 39 0
17 Shrewsbury 33 10 8 15 38 -11
18 Gillingham 33 8 12 13 36 -10
19 Oldham 33 8 11 14 35 -12
20 Bury 33 9 7 17 34 -11
21 Port Vale 31 8 10 13 34 -16
22 Swindon 33 7 9 17 30 -18
23 Chesterfield 33 7 7 19 28 -21
24 Coventry 32 5 10 17 25 -21
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Peterborough United Results (view all)

Peterborough United Fixtures (view all)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Rochdale (H)
Sky Bet League One
Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Millwall (a)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Bradford City (a)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Oxford United (H)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Chesterfield (a)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Oldham Athletic (H)
Sky Bet League One
Vital Football Comment