Southampton - Saints release McCann
UK time is: 05:16:30
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Saints release McCann

Neil McCann has been released by Saints today, as George Burley starts to trim his oversized squad.

The 31-year-old Scottish International was signed from Rangers by Gordon Strachan in 2003 for £1.5 million.

He has struggled to command a place in the Saints first team since then and has only started 21 games and scored once for the club.

Hopefully the exit of McCann will give George Burley the opportunity to sign a new midfielder. We've been heavily linked with a move for Derby County midfielder Inigo Idiakez.

Wolves are apparently also interested in Idiakez but Burley has the advantage of having previously managed the £900,000 rated Spaniard when he was Derby boss.




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



Register on this site via the drop down menu and leave feedback to this story below or click here to join in the debates on the forum.

Go on, get vitalled!

The Journalist

Writer: Stef C Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday January 9 2006

Time: 6:22PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Southampton Articles

Archived Southampton Articles

List All Vital Saints Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
10. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Stoke 0 0 0 0 0 0
16. Sunderland 0 0 0 0 0 0

Southampton Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Al-Habsi could replace outgoing Begovic
» Stoke : 07/07/2015 22:07:01
Pieters to miss Barclays Asia Trophy
» Stoke : 07/07/2015 21:54:00
Gorre Wants Den Haag Loan To Help Develop Career
» Swansea : 07/07/2015 20:55:00
Is the End Really Nigh?
» Man Utd : 07/07/2015 19:43:01
Otamendi Deal Opening Up……But………
» Man Utd : 07/07/2015 19:35:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man C MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
K Davis 46%
Clyne 4%
Fonte 4%
Alderweireld 6%
Bertrand 2%
Wanyama 14%
S Davis 2%
Long 2%
Djuricic 2%
Mane 6%
Pelle 2%
Sub - Ward-Prowse 2%
Sub - Elia 8%