UK time is: 14:38:22
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Maynard To Go Under The Knife

As if going out to Southend in the first round of the Carling Cup was bad enough, there is more bad news for the Robins today with the news that Nicky Maynard needs an operation.

The 24-year-old striker is due to go under the knife on Wednesday to try and sort out a knee problem.

This means that last season's 21-goal top scorer will be out of action for at least eight weeks before he can start his rehabilitation.

"Nicky will have an operation today (Wednesday)," confirmed manager Steve Coppell.

"The specialist has found a problem and recommended surgery but we will not know the full extent of the problem until he goes into the knee to see what is there.

"We are hoping it is not too serious and that it will be a case of four to five weeks before he is able to train."


Maynard pulled up just a week after reporting back for pre-season training and has been ruled out ever since.




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: Andy999 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday August 11 2010

Time: 11:23AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Bristol City Articles

Bristol City Take On Fleetwood (Sunday February 1 2015)

Stats: Bristol City v Gillingham (Thursday January 29 2015)

90 Mins From Wembley: City v Gillingham (Thursday January 29 2015)

Dons Miss Out After Scunthorpe Draw (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Cotterill: 'We Had Good Chances' (Monday January 26 2015)

Archived Bristol City Articles

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

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. MK Dons 27 16 7 4 +34 55
2. Bristol City 25 16 6 3 +26 54
3. Swindon 27 16 6 5 +25 54
4. Preston 26 13 7 6 +13 46
5. Chesterfield 27 10 9 8 +5 39
6. Sheff Utd 25 11 6 8 +4 39
7. Rochdale 26 11 5 10 +12 38

Breaking League News

Leyton Orient : 01/02/2015 13:29:00
Orient Suffer Heavy Home Defeat
Leyton Orient : 01/02/2015 13:24:00
Bristol City Take On Fleetwood
Bristol City : 01/02/2015 13:02:00
Vital Posh MOTM v Yeovil Town Poll
Peterborough : 01/02/2015 11:10:00
DRFC Calling all Doncaster Rovers fans
Doncaster : 01/02/2015 11:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v West Ham
Suggested By:  
Fielding 2%
Ayling 0%
Flint 0%
Williams 0%
Little 0%
Saville 0%
K Smith 16%
Bryan 16%
Freeman 50%
Emmanuel-Thomas 0%
M Smith 0%
Wagstaff 75' 0%
Agard 82' 0%
Pack 83' 16%