UK time is: 13:03:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

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







Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Lord Shepherd Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday June 10 2008

Time: 2:40PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Is it really the time though given the economy - mind you football is partly for the love
codbater
Report Abuse
22/06/2008 09:38:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Pulis Expecting Busy Deadline Day (Friday January 30 2015)

Olsson Makes Training Return (Friday January 30 2015)

Pulis On McManaman & Targets (Thursday January 29 2015)

Albion Complete McManaman Capture (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Albion On The TV For FA Cup (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Daniels Makes Aberdeen Loan Switch (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Pulis Delighted With Home Draw (Tuesday January 27 2015)

West Ham In The Cup (Monday January 26 2015)

Myhill Boost For Pulis (Monday January 26 2015)

Archived West Bromwich Albion Articles

List All Vital Baggies Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Everton 0 - 0 WBA
WBA 1 - 0 Hull City
West Ham 1 - 1 WBA
Stoke 2 - 0 WBA
WBA 1 - 3 Man City
Q.P.R. 3 - 2 WBA

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Newcastle 22 7 6 9 -9 27
12. Everton 22 5 8 9 -4 23
13. Crystal Palace 22 5 8 9 -8 23
14. WBA 22 5 7 10 -9 22
15. Aston Villa 22 5 7 10 -14 22
16. Sunderland 22 3 11 8 -14 20
17. Burnley 22 4 8 10 -15 20

Breaking League News

Cahill`s Shock Comment!
Chelsea : 31/01/2015 12:30:00
An Interesting Point (or Six)!
Chelsea : 31/01/2015 12:05:00
Monk Looking For Swans To 'Get Back To Basics'
Swansea : 31/01/2015 12:01:00
Moaning About Fixture Congestion?
Chelsea : 31/01/2015 11:56:00
Carroll Was Worth 35 million!
West Ham : 31/01/2015 11:45:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

FA - Birmingham MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Myhill 5%
Wisdom 3%
McAuley 3%
Dawson 7%
Lescott 3%
Gardner 3%
Brunt 0%
Yacob 46%
Sessegnon 3%
Berahino 3%
Anichebe 21%
Sub - Foster 0%
Sub - Baird 0%
Sub - Ideye 3%