UK time is: 00:39:54
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Becchio On His Way

Various media reports are suggesting that Norwich City have accepted a bid of 1.8m from Middlesborough for Luciano Becchio. The ex-Leeds striker only joined the Canaries on deadline in January of this year but has found first team chances hard to come by making only a handful of appearances.

Fans have been critical of the handling of Becchio, wanting to see the Argentinian get an extended run in the team and allowed to prove his worth.

At 29, he still represents someone in their prime. He scored 75 times for Leeds in 190 appearances, a ratio of a goal every 2.5 games. Which is in stark contrast to our new loan-signing, 32 year old Johan Elmander who managed just one goal every five games for Bolton Wanderers.

Ultimately though, Becchio would not have been happy to act as cover for Wolfswinkel and Hooper, something Elmander will have to accept.

If Becchio does leave we can guarantee that Norwich will meet Middlesborough in a cup competition later this year and that he'll score the winner. We might just have to eat humble pie and accept we made a mistake in letting him go.

OTBC!




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: LeeBoz Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday August 22 2013

Time: 11:02AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Norwich City Articles

The Sale Of The Century (Tuesday September 2 2014)

Louis Thompson Signs (Tuesday September 2 2014)

Hooiveld Joins on loan (Tuesday September 2 2014)

Becchio Loaned To Rotherham (Monday September 1 2014)

City Sign Miquel (Monday September 1 2014)

Hooiveld On Season Loan (Monday September 1 2014)

City Closing In On Thompson (Monday September 1 2014)

Surman Completes Bournemouth Move (Monday September 1 2014)

Surman Having Bournemouth Medical (Monday September 1 2014)

Jos Hooiveld (Monday September 1 2014)

Archived Norwich City Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. DRAYTON GREEN 54
2. FCBEARS 37
3. yellow belly 37
4. Rex 28
5. Beast of Penwith 28
6. Clwyd 21
7. suffolkcanary 18
8. fanforlife 16
9. sminky 8
10. Ollyrules 7

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Wolves 1 - 0 Norwich
Norwich 1 - 1 Bournemouth
Norwich 3 - 0 Watford
Norwich 3 - 1 Blackburn
Ipswich 0 - 1 Norwich

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Forest 5 4 1 0 8 13
2. Watford 5 4 0 1 7 12
3. Wolves 5 4 0 1 4 12
4. Norwich 5 3 1 1 5 10
5. Millwall 5 3 1 1 3 10
6. Charlton 5 2 3 0 2 9
7. Derby County 5 2 2 1 4 8

Breaking League News

Watford Appoint Garcia As Head Coach
Watford : 02/09/2014 22:51:00
LUFC Leeds Summer Transfer Rumours - Round-Up
Leeds Utd : 02/09/2014 20:52:00
LUFC Smith surprised by Leeds exit
Leeds Utd : 02/09/2014 19:55:00
No issues for keeper
Middlesbrough : 02/09/2014 19:53:00
M&M Ready To Resist All Temptation
Ipswich : 02/09/2014 19:31:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How Is Neil Adams Doing?
Suggested By:  Tuckster
Great 90%
Bang Average 9%
Hasn't Got A Clue 1%