UK time is: 20:15:29
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Ritchie: Board Told Me I Had To Go

Former Swindon Town winger Matt Ritchie has revealed that he was told he had to leave Swindon Town otherwise the deal to sell the club to a new consortium would not happen.

It would appear that the mystery consortium wanted to reduce the wage bill before taking on the club. One would assume at this time the new owners want to run a successful and profitable business.

Speaking to the press Ritchie said, 'I think Swindon have got into some difficulty and when the new owners came in, they said me going was part of it (the sale).'

Ritchie went on to explain his delight at the move before signing a three a half year deal with the club.

Vital Swindon Town on: facebook

Vital Swindon Town on: twitter

Join Vital Swindon Town
It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!


Join The Vital Debate




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: SN1 Red Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday January 31 2013

Time: 3:09AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Swindon Town Articles

Archived Swindon Town Articles

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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Swindon 2 - 2 Leyton Orient
Colchester 1 - 1 Swindon
Preston 3 - 0 Swindon
Swindon 3 - 3 Walsall
Swindon 0 - 1 Yeovil
Rochdale 2 - 4 Swindon

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Bristol City 46 29 12 5 58 99
2. MK Dons 46 27 10 9 57 91
3. Preston 46 25 14 7 39 89
4. Swindon 46 23 10 13 19 79
5. Sheff Utd 46 19 14 13 13 71
6. Chesterfield 46 19 12 15 13 69
7. Bradford 46 17 14 15 0 65

Breaking League News

Two Shown The Door
Colchester : 05/05/2015 20:12:00
Colchester 1-0 Preston - Report amp; Highlights
Colchester : 05/05/2015 20:02:01
Some Sky Blues Stats
Coventry : 05/05/2015 20:00:00
Extension Granted amp; Parky Not Surprised
Bradford : 05/05/2015 19:58:01
Title Winners Offered Pro Deals
Bradford : 05/05/2015 19:50:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will Swindon Town win promotion to the Championship?
Suggested By:  Vital Swindon
Yes 23%
No 55%
Unsure 22%