Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Swansea Interested In Spanish Striker

Swansea Interested In Spanish Striker

Thanks to a number of Granada CF supporters visiting and posting on our forum, they have indicated to us that there are reports in Spain linking us with a move for striker Gorka Pintado.

You can visit the forum thread here which has a number of views from Granada fans.

Despite only a 60,000 euro transfer fee offer from the Swans, Roberto Martinez has apparently lined up an attractive wage deal to inspire him to a move.

The 4 year deal on offer is worth 240,000 euros a year which also includes win and goal bonuses.

He scored 18 goals for the Segunda DivisiĆ³n B club last season. He's 30 years old which probably explains our very small transfer bid.

Granada CF fans rate him very highly and posted on the site that we would need to substantially up our bid if we wanted to secure his services.

Useful links on this story:
Photo of Pintado
Granada Unofficial forum
Article 1
Article 2
Interview with player's agent
Vital Swansea forum thread

Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Wednesday May 28 2008
Time: 8:46PM

Comments

0
30 years old?
welshboy78
28/05/2008 23:42:00
0
He looks a class act and in the video when they won 6-2 Granada scored 5 of their 6 with the head, not sure if all were Pintado but we have been severly lacking in the striker who can score with his head area since we lost Bayo/Feeney/Fallon!
jack hammers
29/05/2008 06:33:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Swansea City Articles

Officials - Everton v Swansea (18/12/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Everton and Swansea City this Monday.

Vital View - Premier League - 12th-13th December 2017

The Premier League season continued with the latest round of games played during midweek, 12th-13th December.

Rate The Players: Swansea City 0-4 Manchester City

Rate the players' performances in the 4-0 home defeat against Manchester City.

Stats: Swansea City v Manchester City

All the stats from Swansea City (0) vs (4) Manchester City, Liberty Stadium, 13th December 2017 Att: 20,870

Swansea City Archived Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Site Journalists

VitalSwansea
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Vote for your man of the match vs Manchester City
Suggested By:
Fabianski20%
Naughton0%
Mawson0%
van der Hoorn0%
Olsson0%
Mesa80%
Ki0%
Carroll0%
Ayew0%
Bony0%
Dyer0%
Abraham0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Phil W7
2.KevinE2
3.Dennis Downing2
Write for Vital Football