UK time is: 18:24:30
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Adams Gives Injury Update


Norwich City manager, Neil Adams has been speaking at the usual pre-match press conference ahead of Sunday's game against Liverpool.

A big loss to the squad is that Joseph Yobo has not recovered from a calf injury and could miss another couple of weeks yet.

"Joseph will be out for another week at least. He has had a scan on his calf and it will be a week or maybe two weeks, we don`t know," said Adams. "The sooner the better he is back but he had the scan two or three days ago and he`s one we`ve got to manage. Seb (Bassong) is fine. He wasn`t injured last weekend and he has trained this week."

Adams also revealed that it's still too soon to throw Elliot Bennett into the fray, despite Bennett playing in his third development game since returning to full training after his ACL knee injury, but better news is that Leroy Fer has trained without problem rhis week.

"Elliott is continuing his recovery from that long-term injury and he got 90 minutes at Manchester United the other night which is all part of that process," said Adams. "Leroy has had no reaction. He has been fine and he has been carefully monitored. He trained fully this week and he is a big player for us."

Despite the 1 nil loss at Fulham last week, Adams was keen to explain that there will be no hangover and that all thoughts are firmly on Liverpool now.

"We were disappointed after the game because we played particularly well and deserved to win," he said. "That is what makes it hard to take. If we had been beaten and deserved to be beaten you take it on the chin and look to improve but when we have had a really good go that is difficult. Sunday and Monday goes by and then it is back to normal and the boys have been great this week and the focus is on Liverpool.

"You have to assume other teams will pick up points and we can`t rely on sitting there and hoping.

"We have to go out and get points. We know how incredibly tough the last four games are and everyone at Norwich knew that when the fixtures came out last June. Make no bones about it, they are four really top sides but we are confident we can get points."


OTBC











Quotes courtesy of EDP




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: The Tuckster  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday April 19 2014

Time: 7:00AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Norwich City Articles

Team News - City At Wednesday (Saturday October 25 2014)

Grant Holt Set To Face City (Friday October 24 2014)

The Wednesday Preview (Friday October 24 2014)

Injury Update (Friday October 24 2014)

Powell Wants To Extend Holt Loan (Thursday October 23 2014)

Carlton Morris Recalled From Loan (Thursday October 23 2014)

Norwich Dominate But Draw Again (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Six Arrested At Norwich vs Leeds (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Archived Norwich City Articles

List All Vital Norwich Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. yellow belly 338
2. FCBEARS 208
3. suffolkcanary 191
4. DRAYTON GREEN 153
5. northern yellow 142
6. Steve from Oz 79
7. Leman OB 73
8. sminky 64
9. Rex 42
10. screaming canary 37

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Norwich 1 - 1 Leeds Utd
Norwich 0 - 1 Charlton
Norwich 3 - 1 Blackburn
Norwich 2 - 2 Birmingham
Ipswich 0 - 1 Norwich
Cardiff 2 - 4 Norwich

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Wolves 14 7 5 2 6 26
4. Bournemouth 14 7 3 4 14 24
5. Middlesbrough 14 7 3 4 7 24
6. Norwich 14 6 5 3 10 23
7. Forest 14 5 7 2 7 22
8. Blackburn 14 6 4 4 1 22
9. Charlton 14 5 7 2 1 22

Breaking League News

Watford Take A Point At The Riverside
Watford : 25/10/2014 18:05:00
Middlesbrough : 25/10/2014 18:04:00
Bolton : 25/10/2014 17:20:00
Watford : 25/10/2014 17:14:00
Brighton : 25/10/2014 17:14:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who Was Your MOTM Versus Leeds?
Suggested By:  Tuckster
Ruddy 10%
Whittaker 0%
Turner 0%
Martin 0%
Olsson 0%
Redmond 25%
Howson 33%
Tettey 0%
Murphy 0%
Jerome 0%
Lafferty 8%
Hooper 0%
Odjidja-Ofoe 8%
Grabban 16%