Swansea City - Scotland To Miss Carlisle Clash
UK time is: 01:23:17
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.



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. eye_nose_hat 9
2. Phil W 7
3. GThomas 4
4. Lewisg1977 3
5. shearers boots 1
6. KevinE 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Spurs 38 19 7 12 5 64
6. Liverpool 38 18 8 12 4 62
7. Southampton 38 18 6 14 21 60
8. Swansea 38 16 8 14 -3 56
9. Stoke 38 15 9 14 3 54
10. Crystal Palace 38 13 9 16 -4 48
11. Everton 38 12 11 15 -2 47

Breaking League News

Consequences of schism
Chelsea : 29/05/2015 20:44:01
Diego Costa in Another Injury Scare!
Chelsea : 29/05/2015 18:57:01
Atsu Joins Bournemouth
Chelsea : 29/05/2015 18:49:01
Hendon Pens Two-Year Orient Deal
West Ham : 29/05/2015 18:40:01
United Swooping for French Teenager
Man Utd : 29/05/2015 18:32:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Vote for your man of the match vs Crystal Palace
Suggested By:  
Fabianski 14%
Naughton 0%
Fernandez 16%
Bartley 0%
Richards 11%
Britton 38%
Cork 16%
Emnes 0%
Montero 0%
Dyer 0%
Gomis 5%