UK time is: 14:28:58
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Flattered Hulse Was Happy To Stay

Middlesbrough failed with a deadline day swoop for Rob Hulse and this was because the Derby striker didn't want to leave Pride Park.

A 3.5m offer from earlier in the day was increased to 4m towards the end of Tuesday's transfer window in an attempt to tempt the striker away from Derby, but when given the option to decide what to do by Nigel Clough Hulse decided that staying with us is what he wanted.

"It was flattering and a big price tag, but something just didn't seem right about moving. I am very happy where I am.

They [the club] were trying to let me know what was going on all day, but I'm just happy to still be at Derby County and we have got it resolved.

I know where my future lies and I'm just relieved about that."

Hulse was talking to the Evening Telegraph.

The former Sheffield United striker, who has proven by far former Rams boss Paul Jewell's best signing, is now looking to get himself 100% match fit and back in the goals and hopes that these can send us up the table.

Hulse could've easily left but the fact that he didn't want to, and we were happy to let him decide this without forcing him, speaks volumes!

Get active! Have your say on this articles content below!
It's easy to join in, just register by clicking here.

Check out our predictions league via the forum or articles that will be published so if you fancy yourself as a bit of a pundit then why not give it a go?




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



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

The Journalist

Writer: Gazza Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday September 2 2009

Time: 6:23PM

Your Comments

Derby or Middlesbrough! Is there a choice?
JuvenileD
Derby, a club on the up, or Boro, drab, dreary horrid town and a relegated team? I second JuvenileD's motion.
fifthcolumnblue
Team on the up?... yeah we got relegated, so what didn't you with a record lowest points ever...? Bet you any money if he was a free agent n the choice was boro or derby he would of chose us hands down...prospect of playin prem footy or playin championship footy for the rest of my career....sorry but ull never be a prem club again! FACT!!
BoRoLaD88
A bit harsh but boro are certainly going better places than derby in the next couple of years. Shows his commitment to the club though - Happy to stay even though he has better offers.
LeeCookFan
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Derby County Articles

Burton Albion 0 Derby County 1 (Wednesday July 30 2014)

Russell Backs Thorne Recovery (Wednesday July 30 2014)

Vital Derby On Twitter (Wednesday July 30 2014)

Steele Happy With Goalkeepers (Tuesday July 29 2014)

Austria Friendlies Round-Up (Monday July 28 2014)

No Deal For Toure (Monday July 28 2014)

VitalDerby on Facebook (Sunday July 27 2014)

Thorne Undergoes Surgery (Friday July 25 2014)

Thorne Delighted With Move (Tuesday July 22 2014)

Rams Leave For Austria (Monday July 21 2014)

Archived Derby County Articles

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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Brighton 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Cardiff 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Charlton 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Derby County 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Forest 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Fulham 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Huddersfield 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

RUFC - Rose Out On Loan
Rotherham : 31/07/2014 14:09:00
Pugh: Whole environment is geared up to improving
Bournemouth : 31/07/2014 13:20:00
Rantie: Happy to be back
Bournemouth : 31/07/2014 13:20:00
Cherries beat Sholing
Bournemouth : 31/07/2014 13:19:00
RUFC - Derby Clash Sold Out
Rotherham : 31/07/2014 13:13:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do The Rams still need to strengthen?
Suggested By:  MikeC
Goalkeeper 1%
Fullback 33%
Central Defender 33%
Midfield 0%
Wide Attacker 0%
Central Striker 33%
Nowhere 0%