Vital Football

Latest Birmingham City News

No Rush To Get McFadden Back

No Rush To Get McFadden Back

Birmingham boss Alex McLeish will not be rushing striker James McFadden back into action until he is 100% ready to come back from his cruciate ligament injury.

McFadden suffered the injury back at the start of September but he has been making good progress on the training and fitness front.

But McLeish knows that it is a massive risk to bring a player back too early, which is something he is not prepared to do.

He said: 'The progress Faddy has made, you are thinking 'wow, he's going to be back quick, back before Christmas'.

'But you have to be careful and put the reins on a wee bit and let things heal properly.

'The actual rejoining of the cruciate actually has to take time to heal.'



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

Writer:Foxxy
Date:Tuesday November 30 2010
Time: 2:14PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Birmingham City Articles

EFL Agreements For 2018/19

With yesterday's news about the EFL agreeing on an early closure of the summer transfer window from last season, a few other things were voted on as well.

You're Banned & You Know You Are Kieftenbeld - 23/2/18

Birmingham City's Maikel Kieftenbeld will be out of action this week as he serves an automatic suspension.

EFL Clubs Agree Early Transfer Window Closure

Within the last hour the EFL have confirmed that member clubs have agreed to changes to the summer transfer window deadline and from next season...

Club 'considering a replacement' for Steve Cotterill

Birmingham City are 'considering a replacement' for Steve Cotterill, according to Football League journalist Alan Nixon

Birmingham City Archived Articles

Vital Birmingham articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Heslop
Editor email
Profile
Christopher Handy
no email
Profile
Saskia Bowes
no email
Profile
Rob Wildey
no email
Profile
Luke Turner
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Brentford MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Stockdale36%
Colin6%
Roberts6%
Dean13%
Bramall0%
Lowe0%
Ndoye6%
Maghoma0%
Gardner13%
Boga0%
Gallagher0%
Sub - Jota20%
Sub - Adams0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Birmingham City Results (view all)

Birmingham City Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Ohio33
2.David Village27
3.Bluesince198027
4.Rob Wildey110
5.greatsince683
6.WayCoolBlue3
7.pippy992
8.Ben23BCFC2
9.Zulublue1
Write for Vital Football