Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Tyson To Return For Promotion Push

Tyson To Return For Promotion Push

The former Wycombe man is recovering from a medial knee ligament injury and is unlikely to return to action until early December.

But he believes Forest will be in good shape in League One when he is fit enough to play again.

And he hopes he can play his part to help them win promotion.

'I think Forest will still be in a position to achieve something when I come back,' he said. 'I don't think we can make that mistake twice.

'This is a season I feel will be successful, whether that means going straight up - which we can achieve - or going up through the play-offs.

'No matter what, I think we will go up - touch wood - I do think we will do it. We have a strong squad, one of the best squads in the league.

'I hope we will be up there when I do come back and I hope to be fighting for a place.'

With Grant Holt, Jack Lester, Scott Dobie, Neil Harris, Junior Agogo, Spencer Weir-Daley and John Paul Pittman at the club, Tyson says there will be a huge battle for first team places.

But his immediate goal is to get himself fit.

'The injury is a hurdle standing in the way of me moving on in my career, to help Nottingham Forest move up the leagues.

'That is the main thing I can't get over. But I would rather keep a smile on my face than be down about it, but inside I am hurting.

'I am gutted that all the goals I had set for myself for the first half of the season have gone out the window and there is nothing I can do.

'I just have to set myself new goals now, the first of which is just to get back playing - and to be as fit as possible when I do.

'I am probably looking at the beginning of December realistically, but that is to be playing, not just training.'

NEP


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

Writer:
Date:Thursday September 7 2006
Time: 4:21PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital F1 - Blog: Spa Preview

Comments

0
It will be the best Xmas pressie Calderwood will get. Apart from a big kiss from me, if we're still top.
guinless
07/09/2006 19:48:00
0
it will be a great christmas present! But i hope he isnt rushed in.
jono_forest
08/09/2006 07:05:00
0
i think it tyson comes back in fully fit. we will have the best strikers in the league
kyle
09/09/2006 13:01:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

EFL Cup - League Cup Third Round Draw

The draw for the third round of the League Cup, re-branded the EFL Cup this season, has been made with us among those finding out who we will be coming up against.

Ward Gets Northern Ireland Call

Jamie Ward has been called up by Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill for the coming international break.

League Cup Ball Numbers Known (24/8/16)

With the second round ties now all but done and dusted, clubs have been allocated ball numbers for the League Cup third round draw later this evening.

View From The Forest - Millwall 23-08-16

It was left late but an 87th-minute winner from Veldwijk was enough to put Nottingham Forest into the next round after a two-one win at Millwall.

Archived Vital Forest Articles

Vital Forest articles from

Site Journalists

Kev Finnegan
no email
Profile
Our Kids Dad
Editor email
Profile
Those Feet
no email
Profile
WillT
no email
Profile
Galaxy42
no email
Profile
Mark2310
no email
Profile
bazforest
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

LC - Millwall MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Henderson28%
Lam0%
Mills0%
Perquis0%
Lichaj0%
Lansbury0%
Vaughan10%
Paterson0%
Thorne0%
Veldwijk52%
Ward5%
Sub - Burke5%
Sub - Pereira0%
Sub - Cash0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 4 3 1 0 10 3
2 Brighton 4 2 2 0 8 6
3 Wolves 4 2 2 0 8 4
4 Norwich 4 2 2 0 8 4
5 Fulham 4 2 2 0 8 2
6 Q.P.R. 4 2 0 2 6 2
7 Newcastle 4 2 0 2 6 2
8 Brentford 4 2 0 2 6 1
9 Barnsley 4 2 0 2 6 0
10 Bristol City 4 2 0 2 6 0
11 Forest 4 2 0 2 6 -2
12 Aston Villa 4 1 2 1 5 2
13 Ipswich 4 1 2 1 5 0
14 Birmingham 4 1 2 1 5 -1
15 Cardiff 4 1 2 1 5 -1
16 Derby County 4 1 2 1 5 -1
17 Wigan 4 1 1 2 4 1
18 Burton 4 1 1 2 4 0
19 Leeds Utd 4 1 1 2 4 -2
20 Sheff Wed 4 1 1 2 4 -3
21 Reading 4 1 1 2 4 -4
22 Rotherham 4 1 1 2 4 -5
23 Preston 4 1 0 3 3 -1
24 Blackburn 4 0 1 3 1 -7
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Pope John XXIII510
2.Apollyon334
3.orbitalforest310
4.Jimmy Gordon303
5.the jock289
6.PVH262
7.da fuq240
8.LyttleByLyttle201
9.AdebolaCornflakes190
10.Calvin Plummer189