Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Thomas: Debut Goal Was Dream Come True

Thomas: Debut Goal Was Dream Come True

Casey Thomas said scoring on his senior debut in today's home friendly against FC Twente was a dream come true.

The 18 year-old came on as a late substitute and it didn't take him long to make an excellent impression.

Just a few minutes after coming on as a replacement for Orlandi, Thomas headed home Dyer's corner to give us the lead at 2-1.


Thomas heads home to put us 2-1 in front.

Then, in the final minute of the game, Thomas went on a surging run before being brought down in the box, he won a penalty which Gorka Pintado converted to score his second of the game.

Thomas told the official site:

'I had to react quickly to reach the ball first; it went down into the ground and fortunately bounced over the defender on the line and in,'

'And for the penalty I tried my best to get past him (Tiote) but he caught me and I went down.'

'I'm still only a youngster and I know that the work starts here.

'The manager told me before going on to keep my shape, stay confident and enjoy myself - and I can certainly say that I did do that.'




Bookmark and Share



For the very latest Championship odds

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

Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Saturday July 18 2009
Time: 10:34PM

Comments

0
well done Casey boy! excellent run for the penalty, keep up the work!
Jackman2006
19/07/2009 02:21:00
0
Very proud of you cuz!!
Elliot Thomas
19/07/2009 12:39:00
0
well done!
portalbot_jack2k9
19/07/2009 17:43:00
0
His feet are firmly on the ground admitting that the work starts now. Took his chance very well and this can only boost his confidence.
willow
19/07/2009 18:06:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Swansea City Articles

Stats: Liverpool v Swansea City

All the stats from Liverpool (2) vs (3) Swansea City, Anfield, 21st January 2017 Att: 53,169

Clement Praises Debutants After Liverpool Win

Swansea City head coach Paul Clement praised debutants Martin Olsson and Tom Carroll after today's 3-2 win away at Liverpool

Klopp Rips Into His Defence After Home Defeat To Swansea

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp slammed his side's defensive display as they allowed a severely out-of-form Swansea City to net 3 goals

Klopp Says Improvement Under Clement is 'Unbelievable'

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has praised Paul Clement for the 'unbelievable' improvement Swansea City have made

Archived Vital Swansea City Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Site Journalists

VitalSwansea
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Vote for your man of the match vs Liverpool
Suggested By:
Fabianski3%
Naughton0%
Mawson7%
Fernandez3%
Olsson0%
Carroll51%
Cork0%
Ki3%
Sigurdsson0%
Routledge0%
Llorente33%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 22 18 1 3 55 32
2 Arsenal 22 14 5 3 47 27
3 Spurs 22 13 7 2 46 29
4 Liverpool 22 13 6 3 45 24
5 Man City 22 13 4 5 43 15
6 Man Utd 22 11 8 3 41 12
7 Everton 22 10 6 6 36 10
8 WBA 22 9 5 8 32 2
9 Stoke 22 7 7 8 28 -6
10 West Ham 22 8 4 10 28 -7
11 Southampton 22 7 6 9 27 -4
12 AFC Bournemouth 22 7 5 10 26 -7
13 Burnley 22 8 2 12 26 -9
14 Watford 22 6 6 10 24 -13
15 Leicester City 22 5 6 11 21 -13
16 Middlesbrough 22 4 8 10 20 -7
17 Swansea 22 5 3 14 18 -25
18 Crystal Palace 22 4 4 14 16 -11
19 Hull City 22 4 4 14 16 -27
20 Sunderland 22 4 3 15 15 -22
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Southampton (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 5 2017 1:30PM : Manchester City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 12 2017 4:00PM : Leicester City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Chelsea (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Burnley (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Hull City (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Dennis Downing15
2.Phil W10
3.GThomas5
4.KevinE3
5.yugo232
6.forest fan2
7.williams1
8.adihanbury156@msn.co1
Vital Football Comment