UK time is: 17:31:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Watford Supporters Trust voice takeover concerns

The Watford Supporters Trust yesterday issued a damning statement voicing their concerns about a potential takeover by Laurence Bassnini.

The statement, which can be viewed here says that although the trust are 'neither for or against' the takeover, they do have 'concerns about the business background' of Laurence Bassini.

The trust also questions Bassini's financial clout, asking whether the funds are 'readily available or being borrowed, and if so, from what source'.

From the little information we can garner about Mr Bassini, his business background appears checkered. He was declared bankrupt in 2007 and has a string of business' that have failed behind him.

For my money at least, the fact that Graham Taylor and Julian Winter have entertained his advances so far is the only thing going for Mr Bassini.




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: Tom Bodell Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday March 26 2011

Time: 10:41AM

Your Comments

The WST are a complete waste of space and time, they made themseles laughing stocks years back, They don't represent me and area complete load of ammatuers. Rant over.
ANDY710
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Watford Articles

Opposing View: Millwall (Thursday October 30 2014)

Watford Take A Point At The Riverside (Saturday October 25 2014)

Stats: Middlesbrough v Watford (Saturday October 25 2014)

Watford 2-2 Forest: A Neutral's View (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Hornets Held By Forest (Wednesday October 22 2014)

PREVIEW: Watford v Forest (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Opposing View: Nottingham Forest (Monday October 20 2014)

Watford Cruise To Win At Hillsborough (Saturday October 18 2014)

Stats: Sheffield Wednesday v Watford (Saturday October 18 2014)

Archived Watford Articles

List All Vital Watford 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
Watford 1 - 1 Brighton
Watford 3 - 0 Bolton
Sheff Wed 0 - 3 Watford
Norwich 3 - 0 Watford
Middlesbrough 1 - 1 Watford
Charlton 1 - 0 Watford

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Derby County 14 7 5 2 +12 26
2. Watford 14 7 5 2 +11 26
3. Wolves 14 7 5 2 +6 26
4. Bournemouth 14 7 3 4 +14 24
5. Middlesbrough 14 7 3 4 +7 24
6. Norwich 14 6 5 3 +10 23
7. Forest 14 5 7 2 +7 22

Breaking League News

Hyypia - Everybody Gave Everything
» Brighton : 30/10/2014 17:29:00
Rich praise for former midfielder
» Middlesbrough : 30/10/2014 16:52:00
Youngster's chance will come
» Middlesbrough : 30/10/2014 16:49:00
Defender natural leader
» Middlesbrough : 30/10/2014 16:44:00
RUFC - Evans Says 'No' To Premier League Player
» Rotherham : 30/10/2014 16:39:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who is our greatest ever Player of the Season winning keeper?
Suggested By:  Louis
Andy Rankin 0%
David James 50%
Kevin Miller 0%
Alec Chamberlain 0%
Ben Foster 50%