UK time is: 07:11:43
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Upson Pompey Bound

Well that's what Harry would like to happen as he admits he's still keeping his eye on the player.

In a brief interview with Sky Sports Harry Redknapp admitted that he is keeping tabs on Matthew Upson and that he believes he's a very good player.

Upson isn't far from returning to action after battling back from the injury that he sustained in the warm up against the Vile last season.

The problem being if he makes a successful return to action it is likely a number of clubs will try and convince him his future lies elsewhere.

Pompey especially have seen a number of injuries in defence and speaking to SSN Redknapp said:

'It's true I'm looking at our defensive situation.

'Matthew Upson is a good player, that's for sure.'




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:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday November 13 2006

Time: 6:14PM

Your Comments

If he's fit, we'll have him.
storagematt
It was always going to be a struggle to keep him and if he's fit enough for first team football by January I'm sure he will go. With the rollercoaster ride that comes with Bruce's style of management who could blame him? I think he will go to a club with bigger pockets than Pompey.
Buzby66
The Mirror have an exclusive today apparently from Sullivan who has said that Upson and Dunn will be off in January. Got to read it in full and I'll story it shortly. Was always unlikely we would get to keep him sadly, especially if he's stalling on a contract we'll have to cash in to make sure we don't lose him for nothing.
Blackeye
No surprises about Dunn either. I think he's a good player but unlucky with injury and very expensive in wages terms. If rumours of his drinking exploits are to be believed perhaps he's not been that unlucky!! Another Merson?
Buzby66
and david dunn is returning to blackburn !
marshinrover
catch 22 situation ..you have a successful team and a good player within that and they start to attract the attention that may finally take them away from your club....I am sure harry will have a number of players that he has his eye on though
ernshaw
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Scout Focus: Vital Wigan (Friday August 29 2014)

Video: Blues Focus Episode 4 (Friday August 29 2014)

Forssell Solo Effort (Friday August 29 2014)

Robinson: I Want To Play (Thursday August 28 2014)

Clark: Nothing To Be Ashamed Of (Thursday August 28 2014)

Wigan to Lose Key Man (Thursday August 28 2014)

Ticket News: Wigan v Birmingham (Thursday August 28 2014)

Stats: Birmingham v Sunderland (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Archived Birmingham City Articles

List All Vital Birmingham 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)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Brighton 4 2 0 2 1 6
14. Rotherham 4 2 0 2 -1 6
15. Brentford 4 1 2 1 0 5
16. Birmingham 4 1 2 1 -1 5
17. Ipswich 4 1 1 2 -1 4
18. Wigan 4 1 1 2 -1 4
19. Reading 4 1 1 2 -4 4

Breaking League News

Howe: Taking our game to a new level
Bournemouth : 30/08/2014 07:04:00
Derby reject two bids for striker
Bournemouth : 30/08/2014 07:00:00
LUFC Leeds United v Bolton Wanderers - History
Leeds Utd : 30/08/2014 07:00:00
LUFC On This Day - August 30th
Leeds Utd : 30/08/2014 07:00:00
Not Good Enough
Bolton : 30/08/2014 07:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the match: Blues v Sunderland
Suggested By:  
Doyle 1%
Eardley 0%
Robinson 14%
Gleeson 0%
Edgar 14%
Hall 0%
Duffy 14%
Caddis 57%
Thomas 0%
Donaldson 0%
Cotteril 0%
Spector 33' 0%
Novak 61' 0%
- 0%