Vital Football

Latest Southampton FC News

Saints Injury Update

Saints Injury Update

When Claus Lundekvam crashed to the ground following an aerial challenge with Derby youngster Giles Barnes most of us feared the worst. Especially after it was revealed that Claus had his ankle in a splint.

Now it seems as though Lundekvam's injury is not as bad as it was first thought. Scans at Derby's Royal Infirmary revealed that there was no major damage to his ankle. There was also some concern to the extent of Lundekvam's head injury. Saints physio Andy Barr revealed that Lundekvam was 'barely conscious' after he departed.

It now seems that a return to action for the Saints captain may not be too far away, although he looks set to miss the Wednesday night clash with Coventry City he may have recovered in time to play some part against West Bromwich Albion.

Ricardo Fuller's hamstring injury is also not as bad as first thought although he looks certain to miss the next two home games.


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

Writer:
Date:Monday August 7 2006
Time: 2:29PM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Southampton Articles

Baltimore In July For Southampton

Following the announcement of the return to Holland the other day, Southampton have now confirmed that the first team will be heading to Baltimore for a pre season training...

Saints Retain Category 1 Academy Status

Southampton have today been awarded a new three year Category One licence for our Academy set up.

Wanyama Completes Tottenham Switch

Southampton have today confirmed the expected move of midfielder Victor Wanyama to Tottenham Hotspur.

Pellegrini Ruled Out Of Saints Job

It's being reported today that former potential favourite, ex Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini, will not be taking the job on at St Mary's.

Archived Vital Saints Articles

Vital Saints articles from

Site Journalists

SFC Forever
no email
Profile
Vital Saint
Editor email
Profile
Matt Gardner
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Palace MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Forster9%
Martina1%
Fonte2%
van Dijk8%
Bertrand4%
Wanyama2%
Romeu2%
Mane7%
Davis35%
Tadic21%
Long4%
Sub - Pelle2%
Sub - Ward-Prowse1%
Sub - Austin2%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Leicester City 38 23 12 3 81 32
2 Arsenal 38 20 11 7 71 29
3 Spurs 38 19 13 6 70 34
4 Man City 38 19 9 10 66 30
5 Man Utd 38 19 9 10 66 14
6 Southampton 38 18 9 11 63 18
7 West Ham 38 16 14 8 62 14
8 Liverpool 38 16 12 10 60 13
9 Stoke 38 14 9 15 51 -14
10 Chelsea 38 12 14 12 50 6
11 Everton 38 11 14 13 47 4
12 Swansea 38 12 11 15 47 -10
13 Watford 38 12 9 17 45 -10
14 WBA 38 10 13 15 43 -14
15 Crystal Palace 38 11 9 18 42 -12
16 AFC Bournemouth 38 11 9 18 42 -22
17 Sunderland 38 9 12 17 39 -14
R Newcastle 38 9 10 19 37 -21
R Norwich 38 9 7 22 34 -28
R Aston Villa 38 3 8 27 17 -49
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Southampton Results (view all)

Southampton Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Mark Clutterbrook2