Vital Football

Latest Blackpool FC News

Rangel's Agent in 'Pool Premier Plea

Rangel's Agent in 'Pool Premier Plea

The agent of Blackpool target Angel Rangel has stated that he hopes Swansea City let his client leave for the Premiership.

Xavi Cruz, who's represented the defender since his move to England in 2007, said that it's the player's dream to compete in the top flight.

Rangel, who has impressed for the Swans since moving from Terrassa in Spain, has been sought after by Fulham and Wigan as well as the Seasiders this year.

But it's definitely the 'Pool who have been the frontrunners in the race for his signature in the past month after having a couple of bids previously knocked back, even though Cruz wouldn't admit where Rangel's likely destination is.

After Ian Holloway's fresh offer last week, Cruz said: 'It is the chance for Angel to fulfil his dream, which is to play in the Premier League,' Cruz told the Evening Post.

'Angel wants to be in the Premier League as soon as possible.

'We have been talking with the chairman during the last week and he understands the situation because this is not the first time that Angel has had the chance to play in the Premier League.

'We don't think about this option (not moving) because we trust the chairman, and he said he would do the best for the club and the player. To play in the Premier League is the dream of Angel's life.'

It had been said that Rangel would be allowed to leave towards the end of the month but the Seasiders are becoming increasingly desperate for new faces ahead of the opening game of the season away at Wigan a week on Saturday.

The question is would Swansea rather cash in now and snap up a replacement or hold us to ransom right up until the deadline? I think we all know the likely answer to that...



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Editor
Date:Tuesday August 3 2010
Time: 11:52AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackpool Articles

Officials - Blackpool v Gillingham (21/11/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Blackpool and Gillingham this Tuesday.

Vital View - League One - 18th November 2017

The League One season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, 18th November.

Stats: Peterborough United v Blackpool

All the stats from Peterborough United (0) vs (1) Blackpool, London Road, 18/11/17 Att: 5,254

BBC Report - League 1 Details For 2017

The BBC's Price of Football annual survey was released this week, and their investigation shows that the price of League One football has only slightly reduced compared to 2016/17.

Archived Vital Blackpool Articles

Vital Blackpool articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Blackpool
Write For Vital Blackpool
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Blackpools' Greatest Ever Stan
Suggested By: SeasideEssexXile
Stan Matthews45%
Stan Mortensen51%
Stan McEwan4%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Blackpool Results (view all)

Blackpool Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.premier 1169
2.SeasideEssexXile169
3.Bear1951129
4.Hastings74
5.SaskPool62
6.bfcpete40
7.BobHatton35
8.AbelBFC31
9.whitey194226
10.liverpoolseasider20
The Vital Football Members League