UK time is: 00:07:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Comeback Kings

With just three games to go before the longish summer break, two players haven`t got their minds on Napa for a change and are raring to get back to games. Shay and Shola are both looking to get back as soon as possible, Shay more so with the all-time appearances record slowly creeping into view. Anyway Shay and the boss Mr Roeder had a quick natter with the newsies to let them know what`s up with them both:

Shay Speak:

"It was a nasty challenge I took at West Ham and I've had a few problems with my groin since then. I'm going to do a lot more strength work this summer and hopefully I can put the injuries behind me. It has probably been my most frustrating season because I've missed so many matches. The recovery is going all right and I've got a chance of making the Reading game - we will just have to wait and see.'

Glenn`s Grunts:

"When Shola went off to Colorado six or seven months ago to have his hip operation, we were told we would be lucky if he was fit to take part in pre-season training in early July. The thought of Shola playing again this year is amazing and he must be very pleased with himself because he certainly did not think he would be playing again this year, and now he knows he probably will.'




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: Ross Molyneux Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday April 24 2007

Time: 2:40PM

Your Comments

great keeper, just get fit for the new season.
GeordieBoy
no rush shay, just come back stronger next season. you too shola
Toon4LiFe
Agree toon4life. Keep them fresh, keep Harper and Carroll happy with a few squad games. Jobs a good un.
Roy4Triggs
simple strategies roy. lets build on what we have for next season. s'not like we hav nething to look forward to this season. (except maybe seeing owen in a black n white shirt).
Toon4LiFe
every position in the prem is worth around half a mil, so you can't afford to rest players tbh.
EvertonMike
Probably not with Shepherd as our chairman!
SirLes
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Campbell Joins Hartlepool (Friday November 21 2014)

Another Youngster Joins The Squad (Friday November 21 2014)

Draw Completes The Dreaded Outcome (Thursday November 20 2014)

Lost In Translation (Wednesday November 19 2014)

Gutierrez Joins The PR Campaign (Sunday November 16 2014)

NUFC International Round Up (Sunday November 16 2014)

Former Idols Wont Be Re-Joining NUFC. (Sunday November 16 2014)

Santon Return Imminent (Sunday November 16 2014)

Abeid Injury Causes Unlikely Concern (Sunday November 16 2014)

More TV Changes (Tuesday November 11 2014)

Archived Newcastle United Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. PieMag 212
2. OldLeazes 195
3. BLACKBOB 27 194
4. Toon_NoMatterWot 176
5. officemonkey 134
6. thecorner 95
7. McCreery 82
8. Odin 69
9. carlosvendetta 65
10. Rytoon 60

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Swansea 11 5 3 3 4 18
6. Arsenal 11 4 5 2 6 17
7. Man Utd 11 4 4 3 3 16
8. Newcastle 11 4 4 3 -2 16
9. Stoke 11 4 3 4 -1 15
10. Everton 11 3 5 3 2 14
11. Liverpool 11 4 2 5 -1 14

Breaking League News

Campbell Joins Hartlepool
» Newcastle : 21/11/2014 23:41:00
Lawro Predicts Thrashing Win For Manchester City
» Swansea : 21/11/2014 21:01:00
Pre-Match News & Stats: Man City vs Swansea City
» Swansea : 21/11/2014 20:52:00
Liverpool: Lawro Predicts 2014-15 - Palace (Away)
» Liverpool : 21/11/2014 19:00:00
Swansea City Eye Striker Loan In January
» Swansea : 21/11/2014 18:56:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do you think NUFC will finish this season?
Suggested By:  Talk of the Tyne
Top 5%
Top 4 3%
Europa league places 16%
Mid table 47%
Relegated 29%