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Reid Receives Injury Boost

Blackburn Rovers midfielder Steven Reid has been fortunate after scans revealed he hadn't damaged his hamstring in reserves action this week.

Reid felt pain in his hamstring during the first half of Tuesday night's reserve match with Liverpool, and he was immediately taken off by manager Glyn Hodges as a precaution.

'They couldn't find anything at all on the scan so it might just have been some old scar tissue releasing itself,' said chairman John Williams.

'They will scan Steven again in the next few days just to make sure they haven't missed anything and, assuming that's okay, he could be back in training again early next week.'

It will likely put his return date back a week but either way at least it isn't the worst case scenario.




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Writer: MIkey Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday November 16 2007

Time: 10:14AM

Your Comments

I think we all agree this is good news... back to the fingers crossed though!!!
MikeyGamst
Damn you Mikey you beat me to this (or more to the point damn my ******** computer!!! As I wrote an article but ******** get a connection on my computer so couldn't publish it, now I'm back you've nipped it!!!)
Hughes Da Man
How bizarre?!?! Fair enough the first bit should have been filtered out as I said a "naughty word" but not the second!!!
Anyway, this is potentially GREAT news and the slice of luck Reidy has needed, so fingers firmly crossed.
Hughes Da Man
Very good news - hopefully it won't be long now til a first team recall
FreidelNo.1
And HDM.... you snooze you lose bro!!!! yeah baby!!!!
MikeyGamst
will be a little while added on to the expected return date so sit tight.
MikeyGamst
That's good news for the lad, I wish him well!
merlin
thanks merlin, he needs all the luck he can get. HDM whats with the profanities, u still depressed about Mikey being on top of the ladder
sasman
Good for him that its not that serious. He would have been gutted to be back in the treatment room again so soon after returning.
dazza71
There was just the one profanity dude (as Mikey got in before me due to my computer) for some reason I don't know why there was a second?!?!
Hughes Da Man
Its called anger HDM!!! lol...
MikeyGamst
I don't get angry Mikey.......i get even lol!
Hughes Da Man
hoping that he makes it back................
ernshaw
 

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