UK time is: 09:18:02
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Are Posh interested in another forward?


Peterborough United are reportedly one of a host of English teams who are keeping tabs on Shamrock Rovers striker Karl Sheppard.

The former Everton youngster is out of contract at the end of the month and the news has alerted clubs to his possible availability.

As well as Posh, Sunderland, Blackpool, Cardiff and Watford are all thought to be interested in the Republic of Ireland Under 21 international.

If Sheppard were to leave Shamrock Rovers, minimal compensation would be required as he has only been at the Irish club for a year having joined them on a free transfer.

Shamrock Rovers are currently playing in the Europa League where his performances have got him noticed and he will again try to shine this week when they have another Europa match against Tottenham Hotspur.

Sheppard's agent isn't surprised that clubs are interested in his client as he told www.skysports.com: 'Karl's had a great season for Shamrock, he's scored 10 goals and is the first striker name on their team sheet.

'He's also been rewarded with a Republic of Ireland U21 cap recently for his hard work.

'He's out of contract in December, so of course there's significant interest in him from England.'


What do you think? Do Posh need another forward? Is Fergie looking to replace Ajose or Ball with a newcomer?

Share your comments below or in the Forum.



twitter Follow me on Twitter: @mwl1967

Join The Vital Debate



Join Vital Peterborough United!

With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!


Vital Posh is 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.

So why not join Vital Posh today?
It's easy to REGISTER HERE. Simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!.


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 Posh at peterborough@vitalfootball.co.uk .



Vital Peterborough is also on: facebook twitter




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: mwl1967 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday December 13 2011

Time: 11:40AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Archived Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. mwl1967 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Leyton Orient 43 23 11 9 38 80
4. Rotherham 43 22 13 8 26 79
5. Preston 43 21 16 6 22 79
6. Peterborough 43 21 4 18 9 67
7. Swindon 43 18 9 16 6 63
8. Port Vale 43 18 6 19 -12 60
9. Sheff Utd 42 16 11 15 0 59

Breaking League News

Bradshaw - We'll Do All We Can
Shrewsbury : 20/04/2014 08:00:00
Jackson Disappointed Following Crewe Loss
Shrewsbury : 20/04/2014 08:00:00
Two Move On From Tranmere
Tranmere : 20/04/2014 07:23:00
McMahon Responds To Gillingham amp; Crawley Games
Tranmere : 20/04/2014 07:15:00
Two Options Removed For Jackson
Shrewsbury : 20/04/2014 07:00:00
Vital Win For Johnson
Oldham : 20/04/2014 07:00:00
Westley - We Deserved A Point From United
Stevenage : 20/04/2014 06:59:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What position will Posh finish in?
Suggested By:  mwl1967
5th 11%
6th 47%
7th 30%
8th 6%
9th 1%
10th 5%