UK time is: 02:14:47
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Spence set for City return

West Ham defender Jordan Spence could be set to rejoin Bristol City on a season-long loan.

The 21-year-old penned a new three-year deal at Upton Park last month, after earning rave reviews during an 11-game loan stint at Ashton Gate last season.

And with Hammers boss Sam Allardyce clinching the signing of former Bolton defender Joey O'Brien on Monday, Spence appears to have been pushed further down the pecking order at Upton Park.

But talk of an imminent return to the West Country was fuelled by the man himself on Tuesday night when he Tweeted: "Back in Bristol... Loan deal agreed."

The two clubs are thought to have agreed a season-long loan package, with the Hammers having the option to recall their England U21 starlet in January.

City are expected to confirm details of the switch on before Saturday's Championship curtain-raiser against Ipswich Town, with Spence expected to be handed the No.2 shirt.




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: Tin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday August 2 2011

Time: 10:36PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Bristol City Articles

Bristol City travel to Crewe. (Friday December 19 2014)

Smith Right At Home At Ashton Gate (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Comparing League 1 Sides (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Stats: Bristol City v Crawley Town (Saturday December 13 2014)

Bristol City vs Crawley Town: Team News (Saturday December 13 2014)

Crawley Face Tough Task At Ashton Gate. (Saturday December 13 2014)

Second Leg At Ashton Gate (Thursday December 11 2014)

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

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Bristol City 20 12 6 2 +18 42
2. Swindon 20 12 5 3 +19 41
3. MK Dons 19 11 5 3 +21 38
4. Preston 20 11 5 4 +13 38
5. Sheff Utd 20 9 5 6 +3 32
6. Rochdale 20 9 3 8 +11 30
7. Notts County 19 8 6 5 +5 30

Breaking League News

Vital Posh MOTM Results -V- Leyton Orient
Peterborough : 19/12/2014 20:30:00
DRFC Will Rovers Rock The Robins?
Doncaster : 19/12/2014 19:00:00
Bristol City travel to Crewe.
Bristol City : 19/12/2014 17:57:00
Glovers v Colchester (Preview)
Yeovil : 19/12/2014 17:34:00
Defender could step in
Crewe : 19/12/2014 16:32:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM V Crawley Town
Suggested By:  
Fielding 12%
Williams 0%
Flint 22%
Ayling 11%
Bryan 0%
Freeman 44%
Smith 0%
Elliott 0%
Little 11%
Smith 0%
Agard 0%
Wilbraham 69' 0%
Pack 70' 0%
Wagstaff 74' 0%