UK time is: 03:30:50
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Dobbie heads for Palace

Stephen Dobbie has made a late loan switch to rivals Crystal Palace.

The Scottish striker links up with former boss Ian Holloway at the Selhurst Park outfit, where he will stay for the rest of the 2012-13 season - although he will not be eligible to face the Seagulls in the Amex fixture in March.

A fringe player for the most part since his summer move from Swansea, Dobbie has made just 5 starts for the Seagulls, as he's progressively fallen down the striker pecking order. He is expected to make his Palace loan permanent on July 1st.

Poyet told seagulls.co.uk, "It's about playing football for him. I would say it's a situation like Steven Pienaar; he's a terrific player and did very well at Everton but when he moved to Tottenham it just didn't work, for whatever reason. He returned to Everton and he's a fantastic player again.

"Sometimes it's not about the player, the manager or the way the team plays, there is just something that didn't click and didn't work. We wish him well during the time that he is at Crystal Palace."




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: EditorBHA Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday February 1 2013

Time: 1:23PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Brighton & Hove Albion Articles

Carayol In, Monakana Out (Thursday March 26 2015)

Interest In Ince Growing? (Thursday March 26 2015)

Bloom Aiming High (Wednesday March 25 2015)

Boss Grateful For The Break (Tuesday March 24 2015)

Watford Gets The Sky Treatment (Tuesday March 24 2015)

Kayal Gets Israel Recall (Monday March 23 2015)

Kayal - Survival Fight Is Still On (Sunday March 22 2015)

Blackburn 0 Brighton 1 (Report) (Sunday March 22 2015)

Archived Brighton & Hove Albion Articles

List All Vital BHA Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Leeds Utd 39 14 10 15 -4 52
14. Cardiff 39 13 12 14 -2 51
15. Birmingham 38 11 14 13 -12 47
16. Brighton 39 10 15 14 -3 45
17. Bolton 39 12 9 18 -11 45
18. Huddersfield 39 11 11 17 -19 44
19. Reading 38 12 8 18 -19 44

Breaking League News

RUFC - Rayns Disappointed With Reserve Loss
Rotherham : 26/03/2015 22:55:00
LUFC Redfearn explains Adryan absence
Leeds Utd : 26/03/2015 21:19:00
Fabbrini Gets Watford Recall
Millwall : 26/03/2015 21:14:00
Upson Upbeat On Survival Chances
Millwall : 26/03/2015 21:11:01
Chaplow Extends Ipswich Loan
Millwall : 26/03/2015 21:08:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Blackburn MotM
Suggested By:  BHA Admin
Stockdale 50%
Bruno 0%
Halford 0%
Greer 0%
Bennett 50%
Ince 0%
Kayal 0%
Ledesma 0%
Stephens 0%
J. Teixeira 0%
O'Grady 0%
Sub:-Calderon 0%
Sub:-Forster-Caskey 0%