Barnsley - Barnsley land Rigters on season-long loan
UK time is: 23:08:03
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Barnsley land Rigters on season-long loan

Barnsley have completed the signing of striker Maceo Rigters on a season-long loan from Premier League side Blackburn Rovers.

The 24-year-old Dutchman will be available to make his Barnsley debut at Loftus Road tomorrow for the opening day of the 2008/2009 Coca Cola Championship campaign.

Rigters won the European U21 Championship Golden Boot award in 2007 after bagging four goals in five games for Holland. His impressive show for the U21`s caught the eye of former Blackburn boss Mark Hughes, who brought Rigters to the Lancashire club.

Davey stated he was close to signing a striker last Friday but the deal was halted, but now Simon has his man so the squad`s attacking options have been boosted. It will be interesting to see which front two Davey opts for with Macken, Hume, Odejayi, Mostto and Rigters in contention.




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




Join the FREE Telegraph Championship Fantasy Football League!

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

The Journalist

Writer: MattyG Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday August 8 2008

Time: 3:19PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Barnsley Articles

Johnson On Spotland Trip (Friday August 28 2015)

Minor Bree Blow As Dibble Departs (Friday August 28 2015)

Vital Preview - Rochdale v Barnsley (Friday August 28 2015)

Audio - Johnson Previews Rochdale (Friday August 28 2015)

Reds Head To Spotland (Thursday August 27 2015)

League 1 Wrap - Barnsley 0-0 Bradford (Thursday August 27 2015)

What a Performance (Thursday August 27 2015)

Johnson Proud After Everton Loss (Thursday August 27 2015)

Reds Ratings (Thursday August 27 2015)

Archived Barnsley Articles

List All Vital Barnsley 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
Barnsley 0 - 0 Bradford
Millwall 2 - 3 Barnsley
Barnsley 1 - 0 Burton
Chesterfield 3 - 1 Barnsley

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Fleetwood 4 2 1 1 4 7
8. Rochdale 4 2 1 1 3 7
9. Chesterfield 4 2 1 1 1 7
10. Barnsley 4 2 1 1 0 7
11. Port Vale 4 1 3 0 3 6
12. Oldham 4 1 3 0 1 6
13. Wigan 4 1 1 2 -1 4

Barnsley Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Colchester Game Postponed
Sheff Utd : 28/08/2015 19:33:00
Adkins - We Can Get A Positive Result
Sheff Utd : 28/08/2015 19:29:01
Johnson On Spotland Trip
Barnsley : 28/08/2015 19:21:00
DRFC Doncaster Rovers v Fleetwood Town Officials
Doncaster : 28/08/2015 19:00:01
DRFC Can Rovers win their first game of the season?
Doncaster : 28/08/2015 18:00:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Rochdale v Barnsley
Suggested By:  VitalBarnsley
Barnsley win 50%
Rochdale win 0%
Draw 50%