UK time is: 03:57:42
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Colchester Make £100k Bid For Lockwood

According to BBC Radio Nottingham, Colchester United have put in a £100,000 bid for defender Mathew Lockwood.

Lockwood joined Forest last summer for an undisclosed fee from Orient, where he had nine years as a crowd favourite. It was widely expected when he arrived that he would automatically get the Left Back spot and he did at first, until he was injured in the first game of the season against Bournemouth. After that he was kept out of the side due to the great form of Player of the Season, Julian Bennett.

He only managed to clock up 13 appearances for the Reds and did suffer from a lack of confidence when he did play. It may not have worked out for him on Trentside, but there's no doubting his quality, ask any Orient fan about that.





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: guinless Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday May 15 2008

Time: 5:01PM

Your Comments

We've accepted it apparently.
Juán
Well would be a good signing by the sound of it, had a great goal-scoring record at Orient!
StevieG Col U
Selling him for £100,000 would just be plain stupid - so no doubt we will. Whilst Julian Bennett had a great season, he could easily get injured or not do quite so well next year, so why get rid of a player that provides excellent cover and can clearly perform based upon his early games and nine years of being loved at Orient! No doubt CC will play a striker at left back instead - or Perch perhaps. Please let common sense prevail - just for once!!!
Scran
Scran - Lockwood has been absolute rubbish this year. we can't keep a player on his reputation.
City_Ground_Fan
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

All MikHail Antonio!! (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Watford v Forest Championship Preview (Monday October 20 2014)

No Bargain Hunt!!! (Friday October 17 2014)

On The Reid To Recovery! (Monday October 13 2014)

Louis Laing's Loan Extended. (Monday October 13 2014)

Jack Hobbled! (Thursday October 9 2014)

Archived Nottingham Forest Articles

List All Vital Forest Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. PVH 288
2. Jimmy Gordon 199
3. Calvin Plummer 176
4. i am a tree 160
5. JWJW 151
6. arthursleftball 137
7. da fuq 136
8. the jock 128
9. Ingy 126
10. LyttleByLyttle 100

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Bournemouth 1 - 2 Forest
Watford 2 - 2 Forest
Sheff Wed 0 - 1 Forest
Millwall 0 - 0 Forest
Cardiff 2 - 1 Forest
Wigan 0 - 0 Forest

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Middlesbrough 13 7 2 4 7 23
4. Wolves 13 6 5 2 5 23
5. Norwich 13 6 4 3 10 22
6. Forest 13 5 7 1 9 22
7. Charlton 13 5 7 1 4 22
8. Bournemouth 13 6 3 4 6 21
9. Ipswich 13 5 5 3 4 20

Breaking League News

The Reds unbolt the Trotters.
» Charlton : 22/10/2014 23:06:00
LUFC Who should replace Doukara in attack?
» Leeds Utd : 22/10/2014 21:26:00
LUFC Cellino backs defender in race row
» Leeds Utd : 22/10/2014 20:50:00
LUFC Young defender wants a run in the side
» Leeds Utd : 22/10/2014 20:33:00
Brentford vs Sheffield Wednesday Match Review
» Brentford : 22/10/2014 20:29:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Djamel Abdoun is yet to find a new club - would you keep him to see if he can turn his Forest career
Suggested By:  OKD
Yes - given current injuries 68%
No - get rid asap 32%