Arsenal - Big Sam Interested In Almunia Extension
UK time is: 06:54:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Big Sam Interested In Almunia Extension

Sam Allardyce has said that he would be interested in extending the emergency loan spell of Manual Almunia.

Speaking to Talksport the West Ham manager said.

'We can extend it depending on how the situation with Robert lies in terms of his injury. There is always the possibility that Arsenal run into a bit of a goalkeeping crisis and there is an emergency call back even this month.'

With Almunia out on loan until the end of October, and Rob Green out for around 6 weeks, you'd think it likely that the extra month would be taken up.

Join The Vital Debate

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

The Journalist

Writer: Arsenal Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday October 17 2011

Time: 5:29PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Fill your boots fatty.
Report Abuse
17/10/2011 18:22:00

Aslong as Manuel gets regular games and is treate dwith respect West Ham are wwelcome to him. He may not be remembered too fondly by the "instant success" brigade, but atleast he was a professional, dignified member of our squad who never caused trouble. Better attitudes like his than greedy *****s like Nasri and Adebayor.
Report Abuse
18/10/2011 10:17:00

good experience for him if he can't break into the first team.
The Fear
Report Abuse
18/10/2011 10:34:00

I wouldn't have caused trouble either if i was that pony and taking home 50k a week.
Report Abuse
18/10/2011 11:42:00

I seriously doubt Almunia is on £50k per week mate. I know Wenger has some bloody stupid ideas about wage structure parity (we end up with Diaby earning more than players like Modric) but there is surely not a coach on earth who would of been allowed to offer Almunia a wage packet of that amount? If true, whomever authorised that needs to be sacked without question for gross incompetence.
Report Abuse
18/10/2011 12:25:00

Well he was indisputed first choice at a CL side for a couple of seasons LG, i'd put a lot of money on him being on that or thereabouts.
Report Abuse
18/10/2011 13:03:00

Hmmm possibly. Though I suppose we DID give Diaby £60k per week and he's done less than Almunia.....
Report Abuse
18/10/2011 13:19:00


Have Your Say

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

Recent Arsenal Articles

Match Preview Norwich vs Arsenal (Saturday November 28 2015)

The Arsenal Injury Table..Updated (Friday November 27 2015)

Infographic - Most Fouled....Sánchez (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Stats: Arsenal v Dinamo Zagreb (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Archived Arsenal Articles

List All Vital Arsenal Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Naijagunner 26
2. Galway Gooner 18
3. 0716389009 16
4. Wyn Mills 7
5. Afcdc 4
6. Guyfox 2
7. phreddy 2
8. Nwankwo25 2
9. Pat Rick 1
10. Will-i-am10 1

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Man City 14 9 2 3 16 29
2. Leicester City 14 8 5 1 8 29
3. Man Utd 14 8 4 2 10 28
4. Arsenal 13 8 2 3 12 26
5. Spurs 13 6 6 1 13 24
6. Crystal Palace 14 7 1 6 5 22
7. Everton 14 5 6 3 8 21

Arsenal Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

We Deserved A Point - Garde
» Aston Villa : 28/11/2015 19:55:00
» AFC Bournemouth : 28/11/2015 19:31:01
Buzz on the Spot - City v Southampton
» Man City : 28/11/2015 19:31:00
» Leicester City : 28/11/2015 19:16:00
» Sunderland : 28/11/2015 18:46:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM vs Dinamo Zagreb
Suggested By:  
Cech 5%
Bellerin 0%
Kos 0%
BFG 0%
Monreal 2%
Flamini 0%
Cazorla 0%
Campbell 2%
Ozil 58%
Sanchez 27%
Giroud 4%
Debuchy 0%
Rambo 0%
Chambers 2%