Vital Football

Latest Fulham FC News

An Injury Nightmare

An Injury Nightmare

The return to full fitness of Steve Sidwell couldn`t have come at a better time.

With the midfield having been seriously depleted by the departures of Danny Murphy and Dickson Etuhu, Sidwell`s re-emergence has been like a breath of fresh air.

But, it transpires that Sidwell, courtesy of a bad run of injuries last term, almost gave up the game with the 29 year-old confessing to the media, ahead of the clash with Aston Villa,

"It was a hernia that turned into a groin problem, then an abdominal problem, it was a nightmare."

"The last operation could have been the last throw of the dice but it worked."

"There was a time when I sat down with my advisors to look at what circumstances I would be in if I had to thrown in the towel."

"That was a really bad time as football is something I`ve done since I was five years old and don`t know anything else." It was scary."

"Fortunately I had this operation that worked and I did all the rehab."


Lie we said earlier, glad to have you back Steve!



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

Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Saturday October 20 2012
Time: 11:34AM

Comments

0
good old steve could be the new dano coyw
truth sayer ffc
20/10/2012 20:54:00
0
good old steve could be the new dano coyw
truth sayer ffc
20/10/2012 20:54:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Fulham Articles

Former Fulham Boss Takes New Job On

Flicking through various newsfeeds, one small piece of news grabbed my attention.

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Fulham Linked with Uruguayan Striker

There`s a huge hole in the Fulham squad that needs filling.

Sky Confirm TV Selection Windows For 2017/18

With the release of the EFL fixture lists on Wednesday morning, Sky Sports have released their outline giving fans an idea of when television selections will be made this season.

Archived Vital Fulham Articles

Vital Fulham articles from

Site Journalists

Andrew Joyce
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Reading (a)?
Suggested By: putney
Bettinelli26%
Fredericks6%
Kalas2%
Ream7%
Malone2%
McDonald34%
Johansen2%
Cairney6%
Ayite1%
Kebano1%
Aluko2%
Martin2%
Sessegnon3%
Piazon6%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Fulham Results (view all)

The Vital Football Members League