UK time is: 10:19:32
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Reds sign Mifsud on loan

Barnsley have completed the signing of Maltese international striker Michael Mifsud on loan from Coventry City.

The 27-year-old joins up with fellow Malta colleague, Daniel Bogdanovic, who signed for the Tykes last week.

Known as the 'Mosquito', Mifsud told barnsleyfc.co.uk:

'Barnsley showed non- stop commitment to getting me to join them, including getting Heinz Muller to ring me night and day. I have also spent two days at the club talking to Simon Davey and Don Rowing and looking at the facilities. I had the chance to join other Championship clubs and had strong La Liga interest, but the important thing is to get the chance to play in a direct attacking role.'

The 27-year-old joins up with fellow Malta colleague, Daniel Bogdanovic, who signed for the Tykes last week.

'I must say that the signing of Daniel Bogdanovic was influential, a very clever ploy indeed.I look forward to playing with my Malta strike partner and getting the chance to play with Heinz again.I was close to signing a permanent deal, but I just needed more time to think it through and time was in short supply. I can't wait to get playing and help the team move forward.'

Michael will in no doubt go straight into the starting line-up against the Owls tomorrow.




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: MattyG Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday February 2 2009

Time: 4:00PM

Your Comments

Looking forward to seeing some fresh talent on the pitch. Hope he lives up to his nickname for us!
yorkie_tyke
great signing. full credit to the club for trying to bring him in.
mattyg
And without any departures! 2nd part of season could be very interesting.
yorkie_tyke
im suprised you got him as he scored quite a few for coventry.
bluemooner_mcfc
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Barnsley Articles

Stats: Barnsley v Notts County (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Reds Ratings (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Barnsley Blow It (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Stats: Peterborough v Barnsley (Monday October 20 2014)

Stats: Barnsley v Bradford (Monday October 13 2014)

Reds Ratings (Monday October 13 2014)

Stats: Rochdale v Barnsley (Monday October 6 2014)

Reds Ratings (Monday October 6 2014)

Stats: Barnsley v Swindon (Monday September 29 2014)

Swindon Town v Barnsley, 27 March 2004 (Friday September 26 2014)

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)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Crawley 14 5 2 7 -10 17
14. Colchester 14 4 4 6 -1 16
15. Leyton Orient 13 3 6 4 0 15
16. Barnsley 13 4 3 6 -2 15
17. Doncaster 12 4 2 6 -8 14
18. Port Vale 14 3 4 7 -6 13
19. Gillingham 14 3 4 7 -7 13

Breaking League News

Gillingham 0-1 North End
Preston : 23/10/2014 10:16:00
Coventry : 23/10/2014 08:44:00
Preston : 22/10/2014 22:30:00
Gillingham : 22/10/2014 22:25:00
Colchester : 22/10/2014 22:16:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where Will Barnsley Finish?
Suggested By:  
Top 6%
Top 2 2%
Play Offs 11%
Top Half 32%
Bottom Half 29%
Relegation 15%
Bottom 5%