UK time is: 17:30:55
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Lawrence Hoping To Return Saturday

Defender Dennis Lawrence is hoping to make a surprise return this Saturday when Swansea City entertain Bradford at the Liberty Stadium.

The 32 year-old is stepping up his rehabilition this week in the hope that he can return to full fitness for Saturday's game.

He suffered a groin injury early on in the Carling Cup defeat at home to Wycombe 2 weeks ago and it was originally thought that he would be out for a month or more.

However, it's unlikely that he'll be able to return to the starting line-up but there's certainly an outside chance he can make the substitute's bench.

Kenny Jackett said: ''He has had a good couple of days training with my physio,''

''and Richie (Evans) has told me that Denis should be back with the boys by Thursday and that there is a outside chance for being fit for Saturday.''


The only other players Jackett is without are Owain Tudur-Jones and captain Garry Monk, who's likely to miss the rest of the season.

Tudur-Jones' progress meanwhile is slowing and he's now looking at returning sometime in October.




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


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

The Journalist

Writer: VitalSwansea Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday September 5 2006

Time: 3:39PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Monk out for the rest of the season? If so that's a big loss.
sandgroanun
Report Abuse
05/09/2006 16:33:00

hope he does return it will be a big boost for the team..... monk out for rest of the season :O hope that he comes back sometime this season !!
swanzea_gal
Report Abuse
05/09/2006 16:44:00

this is great news im so happy he is nearly ready for the side has been missed even though he only has played a gameand a bit.
sbrjack
Report Abuse
05/09/2006 16:55:00

yeah, when he plays the defence seem more controlled. he shouts at them so much and gets them into shape.
swanzboichris
Report Abuse
05/09/2006 21:15:00

It will be good to see him back. But, who will he partner - Izzie or Tate?
willow
Report Abuse
06/09/2006 20:10:00

tate, he is on form at the moment and to put him on the bench would be stupid; i doubt lawrence will start though i read somewhere that he has an outside chance of even making the bench?
swanzboichris
Report Abuse
06/09/2006 20:28:00

izzy and lawrence and tate in midfield
idroppedmyguts
Report Abuse
17/09/2006 14:13:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Swansea City Articles

Report - Spurs 3-2 Swansea City (Wednesday March 4 2015)

Stats: Spurs v Swansea City (Wednesday March 4 2015)

Full Time: Spurs 3-2 Swansea City (Wednesday March 4 2015)

Monk: 'They Weren't Penalties At All' (Saturday February 28 2015)

40 Points, Up to 8th In The League! (Saturday February 28 2015)

Archived Swansea City Articles

List All Vital Swansea City Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. eye_nose_hat 4
2. Phil W 3
3. KevinE 3
4. Wozza 1
5. shearers boots 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Spurs 3 - 2 Swansea
Burnley 0 - 1 Swansea
Swansea 2 - 1 Man Utd
WBA 2 - 0 Swansea
Swansea 1 - 1 Sunderland
Southampton 0 - 1 Swansea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
6. Southampton 28 15 4 9 19 49
7. Spurs 27 14 5 8 6 47
8. Stoke 28 12 6 10 -1 42
9. Swansea 28 11 7 10 -4 40
10. West Ham 28 10 9 9 5 39
11. Newcastle 28 9 8 11 -11 35
12. Crystal Palace 28 7 9 12 -8 30

Breaking League News

Interest in Chelsea`s Remy!
Chelsea : 06/03/2015 17:22:00
Chelsea Reportedly Sign Romanian Youngster
Chelsea : 06/03/2015 17:05:00
United Tracking a Young Brazilian Striker
Man Utd : 06/03/2015 17:00:00
Cole Accepts FA Charge
West Ham : 06/03/2015 16:47:01
Rooney Wants FA Cup Winner`s Medal!
Man Utd : 06/03/2015 16:40:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Vote for your man of the match vs Spurs
Suggested By:  
Fabianski 10%
Naughton 0%
Williams 0%
Fernandez 0%
Taylor 0%
Ki 30%
Cork 10%
Shelvey 10%
Routledge 0%
Sigurdsson 30%
Gomis 0%
Oliveira 0%
Montero 10%