UK time is: 13:50:49
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

Bennett In Talks Over Brighton Loan (Saturday November 1 2014)

A New Mentality For The Fans? (Friday October 31 2014)

Praise For Hoolahan from Chris Martin (Friday October 31 2014)

The Bolton Preview (Friday October 31 2014)

Lennon: Adams Was The Right Choice (Friday October 31 2014)

Redmond Is Championship's Top Dribbler (Thursday October 30 2014)

Vadis Out For 'A Number Of Weeks' (Thursday October 30 2014)

Contributors Wanted (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Delia Pops Into Sheffield Pub (Monday October 27 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)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Norwich 0 - 1 Charlton
Norwich 2 - 1 Bolton
Norwich 3 - 1 Blackburn
Norwich 2 - 2 Birmingham
Ipswich 0 - 1 Norwich
Cardiff 2 - 4 Norwich

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Derby County 14 7 5 2 +12 26
2. Watford 14 7 5 2 +11 26
3. Norwich 15 7 5 3 +11 26
4. Wolves 14 7 5 2 +6 26
5. Bournemouth 14 7 3 4 +14 24
6. Middlesbrough 14 7 3 4 +7 24
7. Forest 14 5 7 2 +7 22

Breaking League News

Key man watch: Rudy Gestede
Reading : 01/11/2014 13:20:00
RUFC likeley to face January transfer embargo
Rotherham : 01/11/2014 12:44:00
Brentford vs Derby Match Preview
Brentford : 01/11/2014 12:13:00
Big Game Preview - Latics v Fulham
Wigan : 01/11/2014 10:42:00
RUFC - Smallwood Looking Forward To Game
Rotherham : 01/11/2014 10:10:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who was Your MOTM Versus Sheff Weds
Suggested By:  Tuckster
Ruddy 2%
Olsson 0%
Turner 0%
Martin 0%
Whittaker 12%
Johnson 12%
Howson 0%
Tettey 12%
Odjidja- Ofoe 0%
Jerome 0%
Grabban 0%
O'Neil 62%
Redmond 0%