UK time is: 01:20:49
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Break Perfect For Vela Says Roy

Roy Hodgson has said the international break couldn't have come at a better time for supersub Carlos Vela.

Speaking to wba.co.uk Hodgson said that the Mexico friendlies against Paraguay and Venezuela have come at the perfect time for the on loan striker because of how the Baggies fixtures have fallen.

Vela was an unused substitute in our 3-1 victory over Blues, and given that he is ineligible to play against Arsenal, due to the terms of the loan agreement, it means he will have gone almost 5 weeks without a league game in advance of us playing Liverpool on April 2.

'Vela has gone back to Mexico and I hope he will play.'

As for the Arsenal preparation itself, Hodgson is far happier that the Baggies will now mainly be untouched via the remaining international obligations.

'Last week wasn't that good because we had important players away, we also had a couple of injuries. This week will be better in terms of preparation.'

Vital West Brom on: facebook

Vital West Brom on: twitter

Join Vital West Brom

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!




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: Baggy Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 15 2011

Time: 8:42AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Irvine Gives Pre Liverpool Injury Update (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Dawson Signs Albion Extension (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Irvine - All Praise To The Players (Monday September 29 2014)

Stats: WBA v Burnley (Sunday September 28 2014)

Irvine Delighted With Cup Win (Thursday September 25 2014)

Bournemouth Next (Wednesday September 24 2014)

Stats: WBA v Hull (Wednesday September 24 2014)

Irvine - We Want A Cup Run (Wednesday September 24 2014)

Morrison Delighted With Winning Goal (Monday September 22 2014)

Irvine Proud Of Our Quality & Discipline (Monday September 22 2014)

Archived West Bromwich Albion Articles

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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
WBA 4 - 0 Burnley
Spurs 0 - 1 WBA
WBA 0 - 2 Everton
Swansea 3 - 0 WBA
Southampton 0 - 0 WBA
WBA 2 - 2 Sunderland

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Man Utd 6 2 2 2 2 8
8. Spurs 6 2 2 2 1 8
9. Crystal Palace 6 2 2 2 0 8
10. WBA 6 2 2 2 0 8
11. Stoke 6 2 2 2 0 8
12. Leicester City 6 2 2 2 -1 8
13. West Ham 6 2 1 3 0 7

Breaking League News

Report: FC Basel 1-0 Liverpool
Liverpool : 01/10/2014 22:45:00
Tottenham Hotspur vs. Besiktas.
Spurs : 01/10/2014 19:47:00
It`s a Fine Line!
Man Utd : 01/10/2014 19:12:00
Liverpool: FC Basel vs. LFC Team News
Liverpool : 01/10/2014 18:57:00
Cooking Shows?
Man Utd : 01/10/2014 17:14:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Burnley MotM
Suggested By:  Baggy Boy
Foster 3%
Lescott 12%
Dawson 12%
Pocognoli 12%
Wisdom 12%
Dorrans 25%
Morrison 0%
Sessegnon 12%
Gardner 0%
Brunt 0%
Berahino 12%
Sub - Samaras 0%
Sub - Gamboa 0%
Sub - Yacob 0%