Vital Football

Latest Colchester United News

They Think It`s All Over: A Boothroyd Blockbuster?

They Think It`s All Over: A Boothroyd Blockbuster?


The Daily Mail and Watford Observer think Colchester United`s race to replace is all over - and has been for more than than 24 hours.

Both newspapers report that Aidy Boothroyd will announce a triumphant return to football tomorrow as U`s manager and that the news now simply awaits a rubber-stamping before confirmation from the club.

Boothroyd has long been linked with the post, since Paul Lambert sensationally leapfrogged north to Norwich City in August. The former Premiership boss with Watford has recently just fallen short of employment during interviews at Reading, Swansea and West Bromwich Alboin.

Following Vital Colchester`s article this morning, after a similar announcement in the Sun, the Mail says negotiations were finally concluded yesterday.



Bookmark and Share


So what do you think?

Let us know with a comment below, or chat about this article in the forum. Not yet a member? Don't panic, click on the banner below to join in.




We want to know YOUR thoughts...


VITAL COLCHESTER; YOUR VOICE, YOUR CHOICE!


VITAL COLCHESTER IS 100% UNOFFICIAL - FOR THE FANS, BY THE FANS!












*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

Writer:Matt_Us
Date:Tuesday September 1 2009
Time: 5:16PM

Comments

0
Great news. What an appointment, Cowling said he wanted someone better than Lambert and I think they may have found him...
StevieG Col U
01/09/2009 20:15:00
0
He's at the JPT game tonight. All-but confirmed.
Matt_Us
01/09/2009 20:17:00
0
Yep, Aidy, Adiy, Aidy, Aidy Boothroyd!
StevieG Col U
01/09/2009 21:49:00
0
Daily Mail and the Watford Observer, two bastions of British media! The Mail got Magilton for QPR spot on so maybe just maybe!
Boxer
01/09/2009 22:17:00
0
Haha, Boxer! Well, let's hope so - would be delighted with the news if it turns out to be this.
Matt_Us
01/09/2009 22:55:00
0
More than just them reporting it tough.... Common knowledge now...
StevieG Col U
01/09/2009 23:12:00
0
Must be, Steve, if, as you said, he is having pictures with CUFC fans already! Feel a lot better going to sleep tonight than the evening when all that Lambert exit stuff started. Feels like Christmas Eve!
Matt_Us
01/09/2009 23:17:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of International Vital

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Retires?

Recent Colchester United Articles

September TV Selections Made - Soon To Be Announced

Sky Sports selected their TV picks for the month of September last week and fans will know which games have effected on Wednesday.

Academy Sides Now Drawn For EFL Trophy 2017

A short time ago the EFL finally announced who would be playing which Academy side in this year's EFL Trophy.

Groups To Be Confirmed For EFL Trophy 2017/18

Following on from the earlier draw for clubs in League One and Two, the 16 invited Category One...

EFL Trophy Group Stage Info 2017

With the announcement of the Category One Academy clubs that had been invited to participate in this year's EFL Trophy yesterday, here are the full...

Vital Colchester Social Media

Archived Vital Colchester Articles

Vital Colchester articles from

Have Your Say

Suggest an article
Suggest a poll
As featured on NewsNow:Colchester United newsColchester United
News 24/7

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Colchester
Write For Vital Colchester
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Colchester v Rochdale
Suggested By:
Colchester win51%
Rochdale win31%
Draw18%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Colchester United Results (view all)

Colchester United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Write for Vital Football