UK time is: 19:04:08
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Svensson Optimistic

Things were looking good for Michael Svensson after he spoiled the Maine Road leaving party with the only goal in a 1-0 win.

Since that day in May 2003, Svensson has barely played any first team football after badly damaging his knee the following season. Svensson will travel to Manchester again this weekend, but only as a spectator following a lengthy and frustrating rehabilitation program.

Svensson recently flew to Germany to be treated by recognised doctor Muller Wolfhart. However, his treatment has been held up by illness which will mean yet more time on the sidelines for the former Sweden international.

Svensson is obviously frustrated but remains philosophical about his future at the club: "It is another chapter of the book," he told the official Southampton website, "It has been a depressing road at times and it is hard to see what is going to happen - but I am still hoping it will have a happy ending."

"I wish so much I was part of the squad going to Manchester City - I would love to score another goal. Maybe I will save it for the final? Or the last game of the season to be part of the promotion celebrations?"

If Southampton can match this faith and determination on the field, could Svensson`s dreams become a reality in May?




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:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday January 27 2007

Time: 12:07PM

Your Comments

Cant wait to see killer back in the starting 11.
Saintmike
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Southampton Articles

Koeman - Now For First League Win (Thursday August 28 2014)

Trip To The Emirates In Third Round (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Koeman Satisfied With Second Half (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Stats: Millwall v Southampton (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Settled Side For Millwall (Monday August 25 2014)

Koeman Disappointed With Performance (Saturday August 23 2014)

Stats: Southampton v West Brom (Saturday August 23 2014)

Koeman - We're Ready For Albion (Friday August 22 2014)

Duo Talk Debuts (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Schneiderlin Wants To Stay (Monday August 18 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
Southampton 0 - 0 WBA
Liverpool 2 - 1 Southampton

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Sunderland 2 0 2 0 0 2
12. WBA 2 0 2 0 0 2
13. Man Utd 2 0 1 1 -1 1
14. Southampton 2 0 1 1 -1 1
15. Stoke 2 0 1 1 -1 1
16. Leicester City 2 0 1 1 -2 1
17. Newcastle 2 0 1 1 -2 1

Breaking League News

Bamford Joins Middlesbrough on Loan
Chelsea : 29/08/2014 18:35:00
One to Watch - Connor Wickham
Q.P.R. : 29/08/2014 18:27:00
United and Dreams of Deja Vu for Burnley Fans!
Burnley : 29/08/2014 18:13:00
Expect Passion and Long Balls!
Man Utd : 29/08/2014 18:12:00
QPR v Sunderland - Match Preview
Q.P.R. : 29/08/2014 18:06:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

COC - Millwall MotM
Suggested By:  Vital Saint
Forster 0%
Yoshida 0%
Targett 0%
Fonte 0%
Clyne 0%
Ward-Prowse 0%
Isgrove 0%
S Davis 0%
Wanyama 0%
Pelle 0%
Long 0%
Sub - Tadic 0%
Sub - Cork 100%
Sub - Ramirez 0%