Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Forest Fly To Portugal.....Minus McClaren

Forest Fly To Portugal.....Minus McClaren

The Nottingham Forest squad today set off for their pre season training camp in Portugal, but without manager Steve McClaren.

The official site says the squad departed from Birmingham this morning and will have their first training session this afternoon. It will be the first of twice daily training sessions on the 5 day trip.

The highlight of the trip, will see the Reds' take on a Spurs X1 on Friday night in the Estadio Municipal in Albufeira (KO: 7.30pm).

Manager Steve McClaren has not travelled out with the team, due to delays in making additions to his depleted squad. The official site says a 22 man squad has made the trip, but 5 of those have yet to make a first team appearance for the club. Youngsters Karlton Watson, Kieron Freeman, Neil Byrne, Danny Meadows and Jamaal Lascelles, have been drafted in to make up the numbers. McClaren says he hopes to join up with the squad in time for the game on Friday, after securing the services of at least a couple of new players.

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:guinless
Date:Wednesday July 13 2011
Time: 3:30PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Goalscorer Cummings Will Continue To Improve

Fresh from his arrival at Nottingham Forest, Jason Cummings has been praised by former Hibernian teammate, ex-Forest, Norwich and Aston Villa forward too, Grant Holt.

Sky Confirm TV Selection Windows For 2017/18

With the release of the EFL fixture lists on Wednesday morning, Sky Sports have released their outline giving fans an idea of when television selections will be made this season.

2017/18 Final Weekend Details

With the release of the Premier League fixtures last week and last Wednesday seeing the EFL following suit, the full details for the final weekends across...

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)

Ipswich MotM
Suggested By:
Smith19%
Mancienne2%
Worrall1%
Mills0%
Lichaj1%
Vaughan4%
Ward45%
Cohen2%
Osborn1%
Carayol1%
Assombalonga21%
Sub-Clough1%
Sub-Brereton1%
Sub-Cash1%
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.Apollyon292
2.Pope John XXIII211
3.Widdow178
4.mao tse tung164
5.da fuq124
6.Calvin Plummer101
7.Jimmy Gordon97
8.Ingy97
9.Our Kids Dad90
10.the jock90
The Vital Football Members League