Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Mcparland: Lively Dobie

Mcparland: Lively Dobie

Nottingham Forest striker Scott Dobie will finally make his return to action in the reserves on Wednesday after six months on the sidelines.

The Scot's injury nightmare will end when he turns out for the Reds' reserves against Shrewsbury's second-string.

Dobie, who cost £525,000 from West Brom in 2005, has managed just three goals from 17 starts since joining Colin Caldwerood's side after a persistent hip injury forced him to travel to America for specialist treatment.

But the 27-year-old has made encouraging progress since returning to training in recent weeks after being ruled out since February.

Forest coach Ian McParland told the club's official website: 'The plan is for Scott to play 20 minutes at the end of Thursday's reserve game and if he comes through that without any problems we can look for him to get longer in next week's reserve game.

'We've got to remember he has been out for a long time but he's been lively in training and is looking forward to getting back on the field.'


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

Writer:
Date:Thursday August 24 2006
Time: 11:53AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Vital Preview - Championship - 25th-27th November 2017

The 2017-18 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend, 25th-27th November.

Officials - Nott'm Forest v Cardiff City (26/11/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Nottingham Forest and Cardiff City this Sunday.

Vital View - Championship - 21st November 2017

The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played during midweek, 21st November.

Stats: Nottingham Forest v Norwich City

All the stats from Nottingham Forest (1) vs (0) Norwich City, City Ground, 21/11/17 Att: 23,831

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)

Nottingham Forest v Cardiff City
Suggested By:
Forest win44%
Cardiff win28%
Draw28%
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Old Red Fart162
2.Ingy145
3.Apollyon132
4.Pope John XXIII117
5.LyttleByLyttle101
6.radfordinlondon100
7.toms96
8.Lienking82
9.mao tse tung69
10.paplane63
Vital Football Comment