Vital Football

Latest WBA News

Baggies attractive proposition for new investment

Baggies attractive proposition for new investment

Baggies Chairman Jeremy Peace has admitted that he is on the look out for new investors to help consolidate the Club's position in the Premier League.

During the Chairman's tenure he has ensured that the club has not lived beyond its means and he is has not made foolhardy attempts to buy success.

In Delloite's Annual Review of Football Finance 2008 Albion was highlighted as a good example of a Club that has invested their Premiership windfall wisely to create a strong financial base.

Commenting on the Official Club website Jeremy Peace said: 'We have always tried to organise the Club's finances on a sensible and prudent basis and we will continue to do so. However, the reality is that to be successful in the Premiership a club of our size needs significantly more financial backing. We are now attractively placed to benefit from new investment and will listen to any substantive and sensible proposals which are in the best long-term interests of the club'.

Whilst some press reports suggest that Mr Peace is looking to sell up that is not the case. Although it is hard to see why anybody would want to invest in the Club without taking a controlling interest.

Either way you can be sure that the astute Chairman will get a very good deal for the Baggies. His transfer dealings are legendary at the Hawthorns, how he managed to get £2.5 million for McShane is unfathomable and the £10 million Aston Villa were forced to pay for Curtis Davies was beyond many fans expectations. Especially as Davies had missed a good proportion of the season that saw Albion fail to win the play-offs.

Baggies fans should be assured that Jeremy Peace will not allow the fiasco that dominated Blues' season to happen at the Hawthorns.

Give your thoughts on the Forum




Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football

Writer:Lord Shepherd
Date:Tuesday June 10 2008
Time: 2:40PM

Comments

0
Is it really the time though given the economy - mind you football is partly for the love
codbater
22/06/2008 09:38:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Audio - West Ham Disappointment For Pulis

Head coach Tony Pulis has given his thoughts following defeat to West Ham earlier today.

Stats: WBA v West Ham

All the stats from WBA (0) vs (3) West Ham, The Hawthorns, 30/4/16 Att: 25,031

WBA v West Ham - Team Sheets

West Brom are at The Hawthorns with West Ham the visitors today, this is a 3pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Pulis Wants West Ham Victory

Head coach Tony Pulis has said that with disappointing results since West Brom reached the magical 40 points mark, he wants the squad...

Archived Vital Baggies Articles

Vital Baggies articles from

Site Journalists

Baggy Boy
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

West Ham MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Foster1%
Dawson0%
McAuley0%
Olsson0%
Evans0%
Fletcher0%
Yacob0%
Leko33%
Gardner33%
McClean33%
Rondon0%
Sub - Berahino0%
Sub - Sandro0%
Sub - Sessegnon0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 35 22 10 3 76 30
2 Spurs 35 19 12 4 69 39
3 Arsenal 36 19 10 7 67 25
4 Man City 35 19 7 9 64 32
5 West Ham 35 15 14 6 59 17
6 Man Utd 34 17 8 9 59 12
7 Liverpool 34 15 10 9 55 13
8 Southampton 35 15 9 11 54 12
9 Stoke 36 13 9 14 48 -14
10 Chelsea 34 12 11 11 47 7
11 Everton 35 10 14 11 44 6
12 Watford 35 12 8 15 44 -6
13 WBA 36 10 11 15 41 -14
14 AFC Bournemouth 36 11 8 17 41 -20
15 Swansea 35 10 10 15 40 -15
16 Crystal Palace 36 10 9 17 39 -10
17 Newcastle 36 8 9 19 33 -25
18 Sunderland 35 7 11 17 32 -18
19 Norwich 35 8 7 20 31 -26
R Aston Villa 36 3 7 26 16 -45
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent West Bromwich Albion  Results (view all)

West Bromwich Albion  Fixtures (view all)

May 7 2016 3:00PM : AFC Bournemouth (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 15 2016 3:00PM : Liverpool (H)
Barclays Premier League