UK time is: 19:03:30
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Gaston Ramirez Is He As Good As We Are Told?

Some fans have recently questioned his fitness, and whether he is going to ever be able to reach our hoped for heights.

Since arriving he has three times now had a dead leg injury. Is this just bad luck or it it something more sinister? Could it be that Gaston is not strong enough for the rough and tumble of Premier League football?

With the team now playing an energy sapping high powered pressing game will we ever see our most expensive player at his best?

I would like to think we will. We have seen him working hard when he tracks back, and he will hopefully prove his worth to us given time.

It may prove to have simply been misfortune having three similar injuries and he will return fully fit and have a long run in the team. I will however wait and watch before giving my verdict on his worth.



Join Vital Saints

Join The Vital Debate








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: SFC Forever Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday February 10 2013

Time: 10:16PM

Your Comments

It does cause concern I admit. More so when possibly our two most creative midfield players appear injury prone.
sfc4ghg
More flair than grit
Ken4CFC
Always the way with creatives though isn't it, their actual and perceived importance to the team tends to see them put back in a bit quicker that maybe a manager would with a bruiser because of the type of game they play. He's never going to be a battler though, but he should come more into his own with our improving play and confidence.
vital saint
I was going to say that. Now as well a manager that will chop and change as ds be I think.
stellarnw
To make the talent work you have to put in the graft. Just look at players like Messi.
sinner92
Messi does have pure quality to work with though.
sfc4ghg
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Southampton Articles

Duo Talk Debuts (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Schneiderlin Wants To Stay (Monday August 18 2014)

Koeman - Effort Was Pleasing (Monday August 18 2014)

Stats: Liverpool v Southampton (Sunday August 17 2014)

We're Ready For Liverpool - Koeman (Friday August 15 2014)

Gardos Completes Move (Friday August 15 2014)

Saints Confirm Long Capture (Thursday August 14 2014)

Southampton Return To The Den (Wednesday August 13 2014)

No Short Fee For Long & Sharp Exit (Wednesday August 13 2014)

Forster Joins As No 1 (Tuesday August 12 2014)

Archived Southampton Articles

List All Vital Saints 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)

Latest Results
Liverpool 2 - 1 Southampton

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. WBA 1 0 1 0 0 1
13. Crystal Palace 1 0 0 1 -1 0
14. Man Utd 1 0 0 1 -1 0
15. Southampton 1 0 0 1 -1 0
16. Q.P.R. 1 0 0 1 -1 0
17. Stoke 1 0 0 1 -1 0
18. West Ham 1 0 0 1 -1 0

Breaking League News

Hammers seek Belgian Defender
West Ham : 21/08/2014 18:40:00
What if we bought Pogba?
Chelsea : 21/08/2014 18:30:00
Metz in for Maiga?
West Ham : 21/08/2014 18:05:00
Feruz Russia Bound
Chelsea : 21/08/2014 17:46:00
They Played for Both - Leicester City
Chelsea : 21/08/2014 17:38:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Liverpool MotM
Suggested By:  Vital Saint
Forster 0%
Fonte 0%
Bertrand 0%
Clyne 10%
Yoshida 0%
Schneiderlin 10%
Wanyama 60%
S Davis 0%
Tadic 20%
Ward-Prowse 0%
Pelle 0%
Sub - Long 0%
Sub - Isgrove 0%