UK time is: 15:45:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Mark Robins: Vaughan is 'On Fire'



Speaking to the Yorkshire-based press, on loan striker James Vaughan savoured a second career hat-trick at the weekend but humbly paid homage to is strike partner Lee Novak.

Vaughan, who is described as 'The popular on-loan Norwich player` added to his three-goal haul for Crystal Palace against Portsmouth in 2010-11 to this seasons` tally to 13.

"I have to give a huge amount of credit to Lee," said the 24-year-old.

"He put two on a plate for me and created another couple of chances I probably should have put away.

"He was a dream to play with. He worked really hard and did really well.

"It was unfortunate he couldn`t get himself a goal.

"Lee is a great lad and a great player. Everyone knows how hard he works every game.

"I was desperate to get him a goal - now we`ll have to do it against Barnsley on Saturday!"

"This hat-trick was definitely a very important one for us," added Vaughan.

"As a striker you enjoy every goal and I`m just glad they went in.

"Their keeper made two great saves off me, but thankfully he couldn`t keep those three out, and we`ve got a great victory."

His manager, former City striker Mark Robins was clearly happy with Vaughan`s display too, "James got the match ball, and in all fairness, could have had six goals. He was on fire, and their keeper (Tom Heaton) did well to limit him to three."

Vaughan made his 36th appearance of the season at Ashton Gate and continued: "I`ve always thought I would be all right if I could get a run of games."

It would be good to see Vaughan get a few games for us. If the rumours are true, we`re being offered around 750k for him, and at that sort of value we may as well keep him and give him an opportunity.
The Journalist

Writer: Savvy_Monkey Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday April 30 2013

Time: 11:05PM

Your Comments

in that case he should come back for CH to put out the flames !
DRAYTON GREEN
He's not good enough simply. 13 and 9 goals in his two season with Huddersfield and Palace respectively in the Championship. Not exactly brilliant. Also the injury issues. The only one of Lambert's signings when we came up I wasn't happy with.
Ollyrules
There's a lot of truth in what Olly says. 13 goals in 36 appearances in the Championship is hardly ground breaking stuff. At least he's not been so injury stricken as in recent years. With 8.5m RVW on the way it seems we are shopping at a different level now - best let him go. I don't want to seem unkind but Championship may be his level. Having said all that though he couldn't be anyworse than our current forward line...
Tuckster
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. DRAYTON GREEN 450
2. yellow belly 410
3. Steve from Oz 339
4. FCBEARS 284
5. suffolkcanary 160
6. northern yellow 100
7. sminky 51
8. fanforlife 43
9. Rex 30
10. screaming canary 22

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Norwich 2 - 1 Bolton
Norwich 3 - 1 Blackburn
Norwich 2 - 2 Birmingham
Ipswich 0 - 1 Norwich
Cardiff 2 - 4 Norwich
Middlesbrough 4 - 0 Norwich

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Watford 18 8 5 5 10 29
8. Forest 18 7 7 4 6 28
9. Charlton 18 6 10 2 2 28
10. Norwich 18 7 6 5 6 27
11. Wolves 18 7 6 5 -3 27
12. Cardiff 18 7 5 6 1 26
13. Sheff Wed 18 4 10 4 -2 22

Breaking League News

Support Counts - Latics 1 Boro 1
Wigan : 23/11/2014 15:31:00
Town Get Second Bite Of The Cherries
Ipswich : 23/11/2014 14:53:00
Wolves : 23/11/2014 12:57:00
Symons Quashes Hammers Interest in Burn
Fulham : 23/11/2014 12:17:00
Birmingham : 23/11/2014 11:29:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who Was Your MOTM Versus Brighton
Suggested By:  Tuckster
Ruddy 0%
Martin 25%
Turner 0%
Hooiveld 0%
Olsson 0%
Johnson 0%
Tettey 0%
Howson 0%
Redmond 75%
Jerome 0%
Grabban 0%
Hooper 0%
Lafferty 0%
O'Neil 0%