Vital Football

Latest WBA News

Dream Debut for Simon Cox

Dream Debut for Simon Cox

Simon Cox made his Republic of Ireland debut in fine style last night as he grabbed the final goal in their 5-0 drubbing of Northern Ireland.

Not the greatest introduction for Gareth McAuley eh!

Cox played the full 90 minutes of the Carling Cup of Nations clash and will no doubt be hoping for his second cap against Scotland on Sunday.

Speaking to wba.co.uk following the game, Cox was obviously delighted with his international bow and said.

'I'm pleased, it was a good win for the lads and I capped it off with a nice goal. I wanted to put in a performance that marked the manager's card and see if I can be involved in the next game, and that's what I did.'

Former Liverpool stalwart Ray Houghton was Sky Sports' pundit on the night, and commented on Cox's performance.

'Cox produced a magnificient finish for his goal. He knew exactly what he wanted to do and wasn't afraid to go onto his weaker foot. I actually thought he was man of the match. The biggest compliment I can pay Simon Cox is he didn't look out of place.'

Well done Simon, looks like we've definitely got a little gem on our hands.

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!



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

Writer:Baggy Boy
Date:Wednesday May 25 2011
Time: 3:16PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Vital View - Premier League - 20th-21st October 2017

The Premier League season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, 20th-21st October.

Stats: Southampton v WBA

All the stats from Southampton (1) vs (0) WBA, St Mary's Stadium, 21/10/17 Att: 29,947

Follow On Twitter - Southampton v West Brom - 21-10-17

West Brom go to St Mary's as the visitors to Southampton today, this will be a 5:30pm kick-off.

Four Clubs Miss Disabled Access Target

On Friday evening it was confirmed that four clubs had failed to honour their self set deadline for basic access standards for disabled fans.

Archived Vital Baggies Articles

Vital Baggies articles from

Site Journalists

Baggy Boy
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Southampton MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Foster0%
Dawson0%
Evans0%
Hegazi100%
Gibbs0%
Rodriguez0%
Krychowiak0%
Livermore0%
Barry0%
Chadli0%
Rondon0%
Sub - Nyom0%
Sub - McAuley0%
Sub - Phillips0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent West Bromwich Albion  Results (view all)

West Bromwich Albion  Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League