Vital Football

Latest Birmingham City News

Bruce Tired of Forse Wait

Bruce Tired of Forse Wait

Steve Bruce seems to have grown tired of waiting for Forse to regain full fitness according to a report in todays Mail.

Speaking to the local paper he said:

'He's been through it before, unfortunately. He's been racked by it, in fact.

'He had one serious knee injury and did his rehabilitation playing for Borussia Monchengladbach.

'We saw him then out in the summer, in Malaysia, and then he had that 'free' year when he scored all the goals for us.

'He got injured the following year, came back and signed for us. So he's had that one year in four really. Last season he was over the knee problem but was still trying to recover fully.

'We've got all the science we can possibly think of, we do everything. But even on the eye, that half-a-yard or that yard you need to have recovered 100 per cent, it takes time.

'That's the biggest problem of the lot.'

Bruce knew the risks when he signed Forse from Chelsea, but Forse will never regain full fitness without playing matches and even when available for selection Bruce has been reticent to pick the player for more than a part on the bench.

Hopefully this isn't the end for Forse, but it seems from the quotes that Bruce is fed up of waiting and may see the way forward as moving his injury problems onto another club.


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

Writer:
Date:Thursday November 23 2006
Time: 4:47PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Blues should launch ambitious bid for Everton striker

Tom Heslop takes a look at an ambitious target that he thinks Birmingham City could look to following recent transfer disappointment

Stewart completes loan move to Aberdeen

The Blues winger will spend the 2017/18 season out on loan...

Everton win the race for Onyekuru

Blues have missed out on the Nigerian attacker...

Jon Toral signing would further unite Redknapp with fans

Tom Heslop discusses the possibility of Birmingham City bringing Jon Toral back to the club

Archived Vital Birmingham 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)

Where will Blues finish next season?
Suggested By:
Top 219%
Top 645%
7th - 14th28%
15th - 21st4%
Bottom 34%
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 (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.WayCoolBlue41
2.Ohio36
3.David Village27
4.gazal16
5.cropped11
6.BCFC4EVER5
7.WhoRya3
8.Matthew Elliott12
9.LukeTurner2
10.Sausage n egg2
Write for Vital Football