UK time is: 03:55:20
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Hoddle Rumour Ridiculous!

Slow news day? I think so.

Today the Swindon Advertiser chose to run with the news that Glenn Hoddle has become a 'surprise front-runner' for the Swindon Town post, a job he deserted in 1993 for Chelsea.

I suppose stranger things have happened, right? The link emerged when Glenn Hoddle and his Glenn Hoddle Academy cronies were spotted at the County Ground over the last few weeks.

The reason? Probably to forge a link with a lower league club so they can give a league club to some of their graduates who are based in Spain.

Hoddle would no doubt rally the depressed fanbase but would you up sticks from Spain to take over a Divvy 4 side? I wouldn't!

Frankly, there's more chance of appointing Ossie Ardiles.

The Advertiser felt obliged to get peoples hopes up after 'a flurry of bets' for Hoddle's placed within the last 48 hours.

DO YOU THINK THIS IS LIKELY? DO YOU WANTED THIS APPOINTMENT TO HAPPEN? VOICE YOUR OPINIONS BELOW:

Join Vital Swindon!

It's easy to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board To visit the message board, click here. Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Swindon.




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: Nellup  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday May 7 2011

Time: 9:25PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
It's only a part-time club in Spain though isn't it?!
TheDon1974
Report Abuse
07/05/2011 21:47:00

Jerez Industrial are semi-pro but the academy is full-time commitment. I have very fond memories of Hoddle's time at Swindon... But I think this is a nothing story.
Nellup
Report Abuse
07/05/2011 21:56:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Swindon Town Articles

Storey Joins Newport County (Friday January 30 2015)

Swindon Town Reject 1.9m Luongo Bid (Thursday January 29 2015)

Swindon V Bradford Date Confirmed (Friday January 23 2015)

Swindon's Gladwin To Miss 4 Weeks? (Wednesday January 21 2015)

Miles Storey To St. Mirren? (Wednesday January 21 2015)

Northampton Pull Out Of Storey Loan (Wednesday January 21 2015)

Archived Swindon Town Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Swindon 3 - 1 Chesterfield
Coventry 0 - 3 Swindon
Fleetwood 2 - 2 Swindon
Swindon 1 - 0 Port Vale
Walsall 1 - 4 Swindon
Swindon 0 - 1 Doncaster

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Swindon 26 16 6 4 +27 54
2. Bristol City 25 16 6 3 +26 54
3. MK Dons 26 15 7 4 +29 52
4. Preston 25 13 7 5 +14 46
5. Chesterfield 26 10 8 8 +5 38
6. Rochdale 25 11 4 10 +12 37
7. Fleetwood 27 10 7 10 +1 37

Breaking League News

Ramage - We're Looking Up The Table
Barnsley : 30/01/2015 21:29:00
Duo Depart Oakwell
Barnsley : 30/01/2015 21:24:00
Wilson Hopeful On Experience Returning
Barnsley : 30/01/2015 21:21:00
Team News: Peterborough United v Yeovil Town
Peterborough : 30/01/2015 21:03:00
DRFC Rovers a good price to continue good run
Doncaster : 30/01/2015 20:41:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will Andy Williams Re-Sign With Swindon Town?
Suggested By:  Vital Swindon
Yes For Sure 19%
Only If We Are Promoted 18%
No 45%
Unsure 18%