UK time is: 03:31:36
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Bruce hopes to get Zaki Tied up

Wigan Athletic manager Steve Bruce has revealed that he is hoping to get Egypt and Latics striker Amr Zaki on a permanent deal at the JJB as soon as possible

Zaki has started his career at Wigan in great style and he is currently the leading goal scorer in the Premier League and Bruce knows that he is gaining attention from the big clubs, Bruce told reporters:

"We're in pole position to sign the lad because he's here at the moment but it's a double-edged sword - the better he does here, the more expensive he will be.'

'There is an agreement in principle with his club, lets see what happens"


Bruce says that the gamble he took to bring the Egyptian to England is paying dividends but he always had faith in Zaki to do well, he said:

'I've got to say Zaki has started better than we thought he would'

'We brought him here because we thought he could make an impact and we're delighted because he's certainly done that.

'There's a long way to go yet, a long winter ahead. Hopefully he'll continue how he has been doing.'


Vital Latics believe that the deal to secure Zaki could be done as early as December but it depends on a few problems being sorted out, lets hope that these are ironed out and Zaki will become a true Wiganer.


Amr Zaki - Permanent move on the cards?


Vital Latics - Zaki`s favourite Latics site (officially)

It's easy to join us at Vital Latics to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved







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: worbo Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday October 11 2008

Time: 12:23PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
\0/ Zaki Zaki Zaki \0/
worbo
Report Abuse
11/10/2008 12:28:00

It would be a major filip if we could sign him permenantly
baskerville
Report Abuse
11/10/2008 12:52:00

was there some sort of agreement before? I guess with every goal his price goes up
ArabianKnight
Report Abuse
11/10/2008 14:12:00

You right there, but i think Wigan should sign him at whatever cost. There was but i dn't know now
Jonni_G
Report Abuse
13/10/2008 16:09:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Stats: Blackpool v Wigan Athletic (Saturday February 28 2015)

Team Sheets - Blackpool v Latics (Saturday February 28 2015)

Blackpool v Latics - Big Game Preview (Saturday February 28 2015)

Early Team News - Blackpool v Latics (Friday February 27 2015)

12th Man - Time To Plan For Summer (Friday February 27 2015)

Archived Wigan Athletic Articles

List All Vital Latics Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Reading 34 11 7 16 -16 40
19. Fulham 34 11 6 17 -12 39
20. Brighton 34 8 13 13 -5 37
21. Rotherham 34 8 13 13 -16 37
22. Millwall 34 7 10 17 -23 31
23. Wigan 34 6 10 18 -16 28
24. Blackpool 34 4 10 20 -39 22

Breaking League News

What The Bosses Said - Blackpool 1 Latics 3
Wigan : 01/03/2015 23:32:00
Slav Calls On Fans
Watford : 01/03/2015 20:25:00
McClaren Disappointed With Fulham Performance
Derby County : 01/03/2015 20:24:00
Emotional amp; Embarrassing Return For Powell
Charlton : 01/03/2015 20:07:00
Luzon - Huddersfield Performance Was The Standard
Charlton : 01/03/2015 20:01:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the Match v Blackpool
Suggested By:  Happy Latic
Scott Carson 2%
Emmerson Boyce 15%
Harry Maguire 0%
Jason Pearce 0%
Gaetan Bong 0%
James Perch 0%
Kim Bo-kyung 73%
Jermaine Pennant 0%
Sheyi Ojo 0%
James McClean 10%
Marc-Antoine Fortune 0%