Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Bodde: 'I'm Fine' After Port Talbot Friendly

Bodde: 'I'm Fine' After Port Talbot Friendly

Swansea City midfielder Ferrie Bodde says he's 'fine' despite playing less than 20 minutes in today's 3-1 friendly win at Port Talbot.

The Dutchman went off with what looked like a hamstring strain, and there were instant worries amongst the many Swansea City fans in attendance that he had suffered yet another injury setback.

But the good news is that he was only expecting to play 15-20 minutes anyway, having been involved in double training sessions recently.

Despite only a brief appearance at the Genquip Stadium today, Bodde showed some excellent touches, and sprayed some of his usual excellent long range passes - one of which set up Craig Beattie for our opening goal.

Bodde said:

'I'm fine,''

'I was only going to play 15 or 20 minutes anyway and everything went well. It was a good run by Beatts for the goal - and that's what makes the pass.

'As you know, I've been out a very long time and we've had a tough week with double training sessions. I had tired legs and was feeling a bit tight and stiff, but that's only to be expected.

'I feel good considering it was over a year ago that I played my last game for Swansea. It was nice to pull on the shirt again and I had a great reception from the fans; but saying that they've always been good to me.''






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

Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Saturday July 16 2011
Time: 7:34PM

Comments

0
i am a big fan of him so hopin hes goin make it with his comeback.hes def prem league class
SwanPaul
16/07/2011 21:17:00
0
Great news he will be v important this year.
barrydoom
16/07/2011 21:29:00
0
excellent news, feared the worst when i heard he went off with an injury
eye_nose_hat
16/07/2011 23:13:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Swansea City Articles

The Swansea City Injury Table Updated 20/10/2017

Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Swansea City FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

Match Analysis: Swansea City 2-0 Huddersfield Town

Detailed tactical match analysis as Swansea City`s first home win finally arrives as Tammy Abraham nets a brace in the 2-0 victory against newly promoted Huddersfield Town

A Sensible Xmas For 2017/18

Following the speculation that at least one Premier League tie would be moved to Christmas Eve, it has now been confirmed...

Officials - Swansea v Leicester (21/10/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Swansea City and Leicester City this Saturday.

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 Huddersfield Town
Suggested By:
Fabianski10%
Naughton4%
Fernandez4%
Mawson0%
Olsson0%
Britton10%
Carroll0%
Fer2%
Ayew14%
Abraham46%
Narsingh10%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Phil W7
2.GThomas3
3.Dennis Downing2
4.yugo231
5.Vital Swansea City1
Write for Vital Football