UK time is: 17:04:45
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Gera Return

Zoltan Gera finally made his Albion comeback in the reserves clash against Aston Villa on Monday night. Good news for all Albion fans is that he came through the opening forty five minutes of Monday’s clash with no problems and should appear in the squad for Saturday’s game at Portsmouth.

When asked about his fitness, Gera said: “I’m feeling okay. My groin is getting better but I need more training and running work before I play in the Premiership.”

Gera has been unlucky with injuries so far this season. He started the season with a hand injury that he picked up in the final game of last season against Portsmouth at The Hawthorns which then got infected. Once he recovered from this injury he was struck down again, this time with a groin injury that required surgery. Having played on Monday night, every Albion fan is hoping that this is an end to Zoltan’s injury jinx.

Albion boss Bryan Robson knows what a difference a fully fit Gera can make and will not rush him straight back into the starting eleven. With Joe Kamara and Kanu leaving in January for the African Cup of Nations, Robson knows that he can ill afford to lose Gera again to injury. I would expect to see him given a chance to come on from the bench on Saturday depending on how the game is going.

At least Zoltan can see an end to his injury nightmare and hopefully the Albion faithful can see him recapture the form and commitment that made him our hero last season




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

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday December 14 2005

Time: 10:54AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Stats: Chelsea v WBA (Saturday November 22 2014)

Irvine - We Can Pull Off A Shock (Thursday November 20 2014)

Irvine Doesn't Want Gardner To Change (Thursday November 20 2014)

O'Neil Leaves For Scunthorpe (Thursday November 13 2014)

Ideye - I Will Prove Myself At Albion (Tuesday November 11 2014)

Everton Game Selected By Sky (Tuesday November 11 2014)

Pocognoli Suffers Hamstring Problem (Monday November 10 2014)

Peace - No Berahino Sale (Monday November 10 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
Chelsea 2 - 0 WBA
WBA 0 - 2 Newcastle
Leicester City 0 - 1 WBA
WBA 2 - 2 Crystal Palace
WBA 2 - 2 Man Utd
Liverpool 2 - 1 WBA

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
10. Stoke 12 4 3 5 -2 15
11. Liverpool 11 4 2 5 -1 14
12. Spurs 11 4 2 5 -2 14
13. WBA 12 3 4 5 -4 13
14. Sunderland 12 2 7 3 -7 13
15. Hull City 11 2 5 4 -2 11
16. Aston Villa 11 3 2 6 -11 11

Breaking League News

Vital Report: Crystal Palace 3-1 Liverpool
» Liverpool : 23/11/2014 16:02:00
The Ped Report...City 2-1 Swansea City
» Man City : 23/11/2014 13:50:00
Liverpool: Palace vs. LFC Team News
» Liverpool : 23/11/2014 12:41:00
United Line-Up Keeper Swap deal?
» Man Utd : 23/11/2014 12:00:00
Burnley Stoke Fire And Get Warm Glow!
» Burnley : 23/11/2014 11:40:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Chelsea MotM
Suggested By:  Baggy Boy
Foster 0%
Wisdom 0%
Dawson 0%
Lescott 0%
Baird 0%
Yacob 0%
Gardner 0%
Dorrans 0%
Sessegnon 0%
Brunt 0%
Berahino 0%
Sub - Gamboa 0%
Sub - Anichebe 0%
Sub - Morrison 0%