Swansea City - Scotland To Miss Carlisle Clash
UK time is: 10:30:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Scotland To Miss Carlisle Clash

Jason Scotland is a major doubt as Roberto Martinez prepares for the top of the table clash against Carlisle United at Brunton Park on Saturday.

The striker had missed Swansea's 3-0 win over Southend United with a stomach strain

Scotland had been on a good run of form scoring 3 goals in two games. His injury along with Warren Feeney's Liberty departure has left Swansea with only 2 experienced strikers to face The Cumbrians come Saturday afternoon.

Guillem Bauza looks all but set for his first league start after his move to Swansea City from Espanyol B in the summer.

The Spaniard has slowly adapted to life in British football and has been pushing for a starting place in Roberto Martinez's squad.

Out of form Darryl Duffy also looks set to feature for the first time since a substitute appearance vs Horsham in the FA Cup.The former Falkirk player has only scored two goals since his move from Hull City in the summer transfer window.

Swansea Manager Roberto Martinez has highlighted that his decision to build a large squad has been vindicated.

He told The Evening Post:

'Jason is still feeling sore and although it is not a long-term injury, it is a big concern for us,' said Martinez.I have seen people recover from this in two days but longer in other cases.'

Warren is out as well and we will have to sit down and see what is happening with his future. But we have got Bussy (Bauza), who has been working really hard, and Darryl Duffy. The way Darryl has been performing in training recently is the best I have seen him in.'

Injuries are frustrating but this is what happens in football. I said at the start of the season that we need a big squad and this is the reason why.'



Jason Scotland is expected to be fully fit for the Boxing Day fixture against Cheltenham Town at the Liberty Stadium.






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

The Journalist

Writer: sbrjack Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday December 18 2007

Time: 10:13AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
yeye cn remember tht pic of us doin ya 3-0 hahahahahhahahahahhaahahahhahahahahahahah ahahhahahahahahhahahahahahha
loyalleeds
Report Abuse
18/12/2007 13:04:00

whay why why whyw whyw
loyalleeds
Report Abuse
18/12/2007 13:04:00

eh?
sp00k
Report Abuse
18/12/2007 13:35:00

loyalleeds, you beat us 2-0 not 3-0.
eastjack
Report Abuse
18/12/2007 17:43:00

dont worry eastjack, hes from leeds, its not his fault!
jack hammers
Report Abuse
18/12/2007 18:33:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Swansea City Articles

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. Phil W 14
2. GThomas 13
3. KevinE 9
4. eye_nose_hat 7
5. gerryfitz 2
6. Bucky10 2
7. John Jubal Murphy 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Sunderland 1 - 1 Swansea
Swansea 2 - 0 Newcastle
Chelsea 2 - 2 Swansea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Liverpool 3 2 1 0 2 7
4. Man Utd 3 2 1 0 2 7
5. Crystal Palace 3 2 0 1 2 6
6. Swansea 3 1 2 0 2 5
7. Everton 3 1 1 1 1 4
8. Norwich 3 1 1 1 0 4
9. Arsenal 3 1 1 1 -1 4

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Hooper Deal Collapses
Norwich : 28/08/2015 10:08:00
The 51 words that ended the Stones saga
Everton : 28/08/2015 10:00:01
Napoli Want 11m For Koulibaly
Norwich : 28/08/2015 09:57:01
3 from 5? Is this Everton's transfer market shortlist?
Everton : 28/08/2015 09:14:00
Pugh: I have put myself in the manager's thoughts
AFC Bournemouth : 28/08/2015 08:17:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What will the result be vs Manchester United?
Suggested By:  
Swansea City win 50%
Draw 50%
Manchester United win 0%