Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Talents in Non-League

Talents in Non-League

Eastwood Town Boss Paul Cox believes Colin Daniel showed just why he has been touted for the top as the talented 18-year old was named as man of the match after an influential performance capped by the Badgers' third goal in a 3-1 win.

Cox adds that kind of form is typical of the player nicknamed 'Junior' and why the likes of Nottingham Forest and other Premiership and League clubs have been monitoring his progress.

'There is no doubt Junior has a great future in front of him,' said Cox. 'He was a different class and yet he was only half fit because of the two games we played at the weekend.

'He has all the attributes to be a top player and I don't think it will be long before he is with a League club.

Daniel has a really good attitude towards the game and he works hard and is keen to improve, which is important for someone of his age.

'Whoever takes him in the end is going to have a cracking player on their hands in a years' time.'

Daniel- who is on a three-year contract is just one of several players who have the scouts flocking down to Coronation Park as the other include Marc Stevenson and Lindon Meikle who have also been on trial with Forest along with Daniel over the past month.

Out of the three it was Lindon Meikle who has his trial extended as he played in an reserve game and an F.A. Cup youth game but it seems Forest have their eyes on 'Junior' but are currently unwilling to offer the amount Eastwood would like for him.

I hope this does not prove to be a bad miss if we do not sign him but I do not like to see Nottingham Forest miss out on young Nottingham player like him and Ben Hutchinson who left Arnold to join Middlesborough.

There are talents in the local Nottingham Non-League area such as Daniel and Lenell John-Lewis of Grantham who should cost the world but might be worth a chance.



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

Writer:
Date:Sunday April 30 2006
Time: 10:16PM

Comments

0
we have to put faith into the local youth talent, if they come good it will be worth it!
vertigo_red
30/04/2006 22:54:00
0
we have to put faith into the local youth talent, if they come good it will be worth it!
vertigo_red
30/04/2006 22:54:00
0
we have to put faith into the local youth talent, if they come good it will be worth it!
vertigo_red
30/04/2006 22:54:00
0
we have to put faith into the local youth talent, if they come good it will be worth it!
vertigo_red
30/04/2006 22:54:00
0
yep and if they dont come good just chuck em!
jono_forest
01/05/2006 05:05:00
0
yep and if they dont come good just chuck em!
jono_forest
01/05/2006 05:05:00
0
yep and if they dont come good just chuck em!
jono_forest
01/05/2006 05:05:00
0
yep and if they dont come good just chuck em!
jono_forest
01/05/2006 05:05:00
0
" youth is where its at especially in division 1 and 2 as there is very little money to throw about"
millers4eva
01/05/2006 09:52:00
0
" youth is where its at especially in division 1 and 2 as there is very little money to throw about"
millers4eva
01/05/2006 09:52:00
0
" youth is where its at especially in division 1 and 2 as there is very little money to throw about"
millers4eva
01/05/2006 09:52:00
0
" youth is where its at especially in division 1 and 2 as there is very little money to throw about"
millers4eva
01/05/2006 09:52:00
0
is always worth taking a gamble with the youngsters
chairbear
01/05/2006 10:10:00
0
is always worth taking a gamble with the youngsters
chairbear
01/05/2006 10:10:00
0
is always worth taking a gamble with the youngsters
chairbear
01/05/2006 10:10:00
0
is always worth taking a gamble with the youngsters
chairbear
01/05/2006 10:10:00
0
these millers fella's are still around then, after revenge ? Anyone seen any of these youngsters play ?
Midland_Red
01/05/2006 11:44:00
0
these millers fella's are still around then, after revenge ? Anyone seen any of these youngsters play ?
Midland_Red
01/05/2006 11:44:00
0
these millers fella's are still around then, after revenge ? Anyone seen any of these youngsters play ?
Midland_Red
01/05/2006 11:44:00
0
these millers fella's are still around then, after revenge ? Anyone seen any of these youngsters play ?
Midland_Red
01/05/2006 11:44:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Whyte Wins on US Debut

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Officials - Nottingham Forest v Leeds (26/8/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Nottingham Forest and Leeds United this Saturday.

Vital View - League Cup - 22nd-23rd August 2017

The League Cup season continued with the second round games, 22nd-23rd August.

EFL Cup Ball Numbers Known (24/8/17)

With the announcement of the EFL Cup third round draw later this morning, the all important ball numbers have been decided.

Stats: Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest

All the stats from Newcastle United (2) vs (3) Nottingham Forest, St James' Park, 23/08/17 Att: 27,709

Archived Vital Forest Articles

Vital Forest articles from

Site Journalists

Kev Finnegan
no email
Profile
Our Kids Dad
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

League Cup - Newcastle MotM
Suggested By:
Smith5%
Lichaj0%
Worrall2%
Mancienne0%
Fox7%
Osborn21%
Dowell0%
Bouchalakis7%
Clough2%
Cummings34%
Brereton5%
Sub - McKay2%
Sub - Hobbs5%
Sub - Walker10%
Sub - Murphy10%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Pope John XXIII331
2.Apollyon284
3.paz1967233
4.Old Red Fart216
5.Our Kids Dad199
6.mao tse tung172
7.Ingy166
8.LyttleByLyttle163
9.Bad_Dog146
10.trickynumber5138
The Vital Football Members League