UK time is: 10:32:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

City's Limp & The Lame Update


News coming out of Eastlands suggests the treatment room is quickly becoming a thing of the past for many of City's injured.

Daniel Sturridge and Benjani Mwaruwari are expected to be available for Saturday's Premier League clash with Arsenal, while Michael Johnson and Martin Petrov are also thought to be on the verge of making it back well before the season's end.

'They are all coming back at the right time for us.' added Hughes. 'They will introduce an energy and enthusiasm to the squad.'

'We have a number of players coming back now who are itching to get into the side and that can only be a good thing for us.'


However, Hughes does have fitness worries, with Vincent Kompany, Shay Given, Shaun Wright-Phillips and Valeri Bojinov all reported to have developed minor knocks during their various international escapades.






Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Premier League odds

Free 15 bet when you spend 5 on The New Football Pools




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

The journalist

Writer: Tudor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday April 2 2009

Time: 9:03PM

Your Comments

injuries - that's our forte!
merlin
injuries - that's our forte!
merlin
swp should be ok as he didnt get a touch in the england game last night. it leaves you thinking what might have been if we had all these players available all season.
bluemooner_mcfc
swp should be ok as he didnt get a touch in the england game last night. it leaves you thinking what might have been if we had all these players available all season.
bluemooner_mcfc
There's never any mention of Danny Mills in these articles. We need him back. The man. The legend. The greatest player to grace the game in many a year. All hail DANNY MILLS!!!
MCFC_Goatboy
There's never any mention of Danny Mills in these articles. We need him back. The man. The legend. The greatest player to grace the game in many a year. All hail DANNY MILLS!!!
MCFC_Goatboy
Danny who?
Tudor
Danny who?
Tudor
Danny "Moonchester" Mills...
Johnny Baguette
Danny "Moonchester" Mills...
Johnny Baguette
Limp and lame eh? Stoke away - lame. WBA away - limp, West ham away - lame, Portsmouth away - limp. I could go on.... Oh for some of that home form to translate to the road!
fifthcolumnblue
Limp and lame eh? Stoke away - lame. WBA away - limp, West ham away - lame, Portsmouth away - limp. I could go on.... Oh for some of that home form to translate to the road!
fifthcolumnblue
It keeps coming back to the lack of depth in our squad
Doody
It keeps coming back to the lack of depth in our squad
Doody
Don't know if I would risk Petrov until he was 10o% fit and a run out in the seconds would be good. Benjani for me is a goner and wont play again for city.
Buzz Lightyear
Don't know if I would risk Petrov until he was 10o% fit and a run out in the seconds would be good. Benjani for me is a goner and wont play again for city.
Buzz Lightyear
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Manchester City Articles

Milner Linked With Arsenal Again (Monday September 15 2014)

The Ped Report....Arsenal 2-2 City (Sunday September 14 2014)

Stats: Arsenal v Manchester City (Saturday September 13 2014)

Pellegrini Confirms Duo Are Out (Friday September 12 2014)

Team News: Arsenal v City (Friday September 12 2014)

Stealing From The Rich To Give To The Rich! (Wednesday September 10 2014)

Kompany - We Had To Strengthen (Tuesday September 9 2014)

Jovetic Injured? (Monday September 8 2014)

Champions League Squad (Saturday September 6 2014)

Archived Manchester City Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Bluedub 144
2. Skoorb 139
3. Johnny Baguette 129
4. fifthcolumnblue 122
5. citizhun 64
6. CITYBOY1000 56
7. Buzz Lightyear 55
8. Spooks 46
9. PhillyBlueMoon 44
10. OziMan 39

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Arsenal 2 - 2 Man City
Man City 0 - 1 Stoke
Man City 3 - 1 Liverpool
Newcastle 0 - 2 Man City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
2. Aston Villa 4 3 1 0 3 10
3. Swansea 4 3 0 1 3 9
4. Southampton 4 2 1 1 5 7
5. Man City 4 2 1 1 3 7
6. Spurs 4 2 1 1 2 7
7. Arsenal 4 1 3 0 1 6
8. Liverpool 4 2 0 2 1 6

Breaking League News

Liverpool: Ludogorets Razgrad Verdict
Liverpool : 17/09/2014 09:43:00
Looking at 15 Years!
Man Utd : 17/09/2014 09:42:00
Rooney Ends Feud
Man Utd : 17/09/2014 09:41:00
Liverpool : 17/09/2014 09:36:00
Match Day Moments - Schalke (h)
Chelsea : 17/09/2014 07:32:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who Performs Best As A City Solo Striker in a 4-5-1?
Suggested By:  David Cross
Jovetic 10%
Dzeko 29%
Aguero 61%