Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Calderwood- No Need For Panic Buying

Calderwood- No Need For Panic Buying

Colin Calderwood believes he has the perfect replacement for the injured midfielder Sammy Clingan, in youngster Lewis McGugan.

The 19 year old came on as a 12th minute substitute as Clingan was stretchered off with a broken ankle. McGugan had an impressive game and made an immediate impact after scoring a superb goal having only been on the pitch for 5 minutes.

The Red's boss has every faith in the new kid on the block and said the youngster deserved his chance. Speaking to the NEP Calderwood said, 'He is making an impression. He was good on the ball, but also made strong, aggressive challenges. He can play in the team.

'That type of performance puts him forward. It was a game to remember and must have been enjoyable to for him play in.

'The need for new players is lessened to a degree because of the way Lewis played; lessened to quite a large degree, in fact.'

From the Nottingham Evening Post.


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

Writer:guinless
Date:Monday March 5 2007
Time: 11:46AM

Comments

0
I don't think the need is lessened at all. It just seems that we are failing in our attempts to bring players in so have to put on a brave face. No point whingeing about it though.
wemaybefamousagain
05/03/2007 20:06:00
0
Aye, and promotion this year is simply crucial if we're looking to keep any kind of stability in the squad or to add to it.
Juán
05/03/2007 21:05:00
0
If we stay in L1 we'll be hard pushed to attract any decent players, and we'll really struggle next season. We can already see players shying away from us now. Promotion is a must, and automatically is imperative. The play-offs are too much of a lottery, and I don't fancy the idea at all. Stilll I'm a lot more confident now than this time two weeks ago. Come on You Reds!!!
RedSmedDownUnder
06/03/2007 01:00:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Video - Championship Goals - 18th-19th August 2017

This video shows key action and goals from the games played on Friday 18th and Saturday 19th August 2017.

Vital View - Championship - 18th-19th August 2017

The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, 18th-19th August.

Stats: Nottingham Forest v Middlesbrough

All the stats from Nottingham Forest (2) vs (1) Middlesbrough, City Ground, 19/8/17 Att: 26,265

Nottingham Forest v Middlesbrough - Team Sheets - 19-8-17

Nottingham Forest are at the City Ground with Middlesbrough the visitors for the latest Championship game.

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)

Middlesbrough MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Smith10%
Darikwa0%
Worrall0%
Mills5%
Traore0%
Bouchalakis10%
Vaughan10%
McKay10%
Dowell15%
Osborn10%
Murphy30%
Sub - Brereton0%
Sub - Mancienne0%
Sub - Lichaj0%
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 XXIII299
2.Apollyon284
3.paz1967200
4.Our Kids Dad189
5.Old Red Fart188
6.Ingy158
7.LyttleByLyttle152
8.mao tse tung149
9.Bad_Dog113
10.radfordinlondon113
The Vital Football Members League