UK time is: 04:54:16
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Eriksson still harbouring Beckham hopes

Sven-Goran Eriksson has insisted he has not yet given up hope of bringing David Beckham to the Walkers Stadium on loan, but admits his chances remain extremely slim.

Eriksson was knocked back in his efforts to bring the former England captain to the Championship last month, and also attempted to land his man in the summer.

But the Leicester chief admitted he hadn't yet given up the chase for Beckham.

"I would try again and that would be the third time," he said.

"But no, he will not come - I am pretty sure - so we can forget that story."

Beckham today issued a statement claiming he is actively searching for a club within Europe during LA Galaxy's close of season, but has ruled out a move to the Premier League other than a return to Manchester United.

"I won't be going back to AC Milan this time because is not possible to go onto the roster for such a short length of time," Beckham said.

"But I will be going back somewhere as I want to keep myself fit and keep myself in with a chance of getting called up for England again. To do that, I have to be somewhere so fingers crossed I can sort something out.

"Maybe one day I will come back here but I have always said that it will only be for Manchester United. I am not holding my breath on that one, but we will have to wait and see."






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: JBFox Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday December 20 2010

Time: 5:55PM

Your Comments

carnt see him coming back yet , but if he did , it would be good for the club .
kimbo
Its April the 1st is it
Tiny T
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leicester City Articles

Leicester Seal Ulloa Deal (Tuesday July 22 2014)

Leicester Squad Numbers 2014-15 (Tuesday July 22 2014)

Rowley Joins Development Squad (Friday July 18 2014)

James Looks Ahead To Everton (Friday July 18 2014)

Archived Leicester City Articles

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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 0 0
6. Everton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Swindon Was Okay - Koeman
Southampton : 22/07/2014 19:55:00
Forster Offer Rejected?
Southampton : 22/07/2014 19:48:00
Hunt Completes Forest Move
Crystal Palace : 22/07/2014 19:38:00
Campana Departs Selhurst
Crystal Palace : 22/07/2014 19:35:00
Stoke secure marquee Bojan signing
Stoke : 22/07/2014 18:47:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Doncaster MotM
Suggested By:  Svens
Schmeichel 9%
De Laet 6%
Konchesky 3%
Drinkwater 13%
Wasilewski 3%
Morgan 3%
Mahrez 36%
King 3%
Phillips 3%
Nugent 6%
Dyer 3%
Sub - Knockaert 3%
Sub - Taylor-Fletcher 3%
Sub - Hammond 6%