Vital Football

James injury worry?

James injury worry?

It seems to be that most things are about David James at the moment, and this continues as he now looks doubtful for England tomorrow, which would then raise concerns about his fitness for the game against Spurs at the weekend - and that for me is more of a concern!

Having been set to reclaim his no.1 spot it is 'said' that James sat out the entire training session today, which leaves him as a serious doubt for the Belarus game - although, like I say, him missing out for us against Spurs would be our priority.

Also, in case it was missed on the other James article today Peter Storrie has told The News that 'reports' linking him with either Spurs or Manyoo are 'a load of rubbish' and he is going nowhere: 'it's a load of rubbish, it really is.

'David is under contract and it will be staying that way.

'He's happy and we are happy - David's going absolutely nowhere.

'We don't need to sell him and we have no interest in doing so. People should ignore these rumours, that's all they are.'

Again, as I said in that article this is good to hear but we have heard the 'we do not need to sell' before, and it did not always pan out that way - hopefully the situation really has changed now though? I would still be happier if I heard these thoughts coming from Jamo's mouth to be honest, lets just hope we do in the days and weeks ahead...

Our priority at the moment though is this weekend and we just have to hope that this apparent injury is not anything major and he will be fit for us, even if he is not fit for England tomorrow!

PLAY UP POMPEY!


Bookmark and Share


Join the Vital Pompey Debate



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

Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Tuesday October 13 2009
Time: 1:11PM

Comments

0
well to be fair rug jamo is in ukraine or belerus training so he prolly doesn't even know about these 'rumours' let alone be in a position to comment on them, but either way i'm sure there aload of rubbish :)
pompeym@
13/10/2009 13:22:00
0
oh i would be amazed if jamo did not know about these rumours - afterall he has been back in england since, what sunday?
as it is i am more concern about his fitness for saturday at the moment - there does not seem to be alot of news coming out on how serious any inury is, if it is any injury?
pompeyrug
13/10/2009 13:23:00
0
Is it an injury or just precautionary? I haven't heard he's ruled out of Wednesday's game yet? As fit as Jamo keeps himself, he's no spring chicken any longer, and sometimes when players get older it is prudent for them to miss some of the training sessions sometimes, I remember reading that on some days Sol didn't train and just went for a massage instead. I don't think we should panic yet, and even if the worst happens for the Spurs game, don't forget we have a very able young keeper in Asmir Begovic.
tracyc
13/10/2009 13:41:00
0
Spurs is amassive game for us & far more important than the 'meaningless' game with Belarus. Age maybe catching up with Jamo so hopefully it's rest he needs.
storagematt
13/10/2009 14:20:00
0
if he is injured, i hope england dont play him, we need him on saturday.
PompeyFcMad
13/10/2009 16:02:00
0
Some already construe this injury as somewhat convenient, no need to play against your future team? He knows about the rumours yet hasn't directly said anything himself, Storries words will do nothing to stop mischief making, he does not have a mass of credibility lately coupled with the fact Jamo is known to not get on with Hart, one can see how these rumours get going. TBH I don't know if it is true or not, I hope not, I guess we will have to see how Jamo performs post England.
russellm
13/10/2009 18:25:00
0
honestly i'm not actually that worried about jamo missing the game, he'd be missed for sure but i really like bergovic and as i was saying during the last england match i think he could easily step in and do the job for us if Jamo is injured or even if the worst came to the worst and he left.
pompeym@
13/10/2009 18:29:00
0
It's his knee - having a fitness test tomorrow.
PFCblue
13/10/2009 20:38:00
0
I'd rather have him fit for Saturday.
Lemmi
13/10/2009 21:42:00
0
surely there is nothing sinister about this russ? jamo would not risk his england place, sitting out training just to get out of playing against spurs - that is conspiracy theories going into overdrive..
pompeyrug
14/10/2009 08:28:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Portsmouth Articles

What do we hope for from the rest of the season?

There seems to be a lot of unhappiness around, despite a pretty decent season in my opinion. Well, certainly our best season in a long while.

Debut delight...kind of!

It wasn't a result, and in many ways a performance, for Sheff United loanee Freeman to remember too fondly as he didn't really have a great game against Orient? Then again who did!

On this day in history...10th February

A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, 10th February.

Tubbs has left the building

Tubbs has finally left Pompey; perhaps his destination is something of a surprise then again there had been some 'rumours' recently of an Eastleigh interest.

Archived Vital Pompey Articles

Vital Pompey articles from

Site Journalists

pompeyrug
Profile
eastneydave
Profile
paultsmouth
Profile
Chix
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Orient MotM
Suggested By: VitalPompey
Fulton35%
Freeman4%
Burgess25%
Clarke0%
Stevens8%
Roberts4%
Doyle4%
Close4%
Bennett4%
Smith4%
McNulty0%
Sub - Evans0%
Sub - McGurk0%
Sub - Chaplin8%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Northampton 28 19 4 5 61 20
2 Plymouth 29 17 5 7 56 17
3 Oxford 28 14 10 4 52 19
4 Mansfield 31 13 9 9 48 9
5 Bristol Rovers 29 14 5 10 47 10
6 Wycombe 29 13 7 9 46 6
7 Leyton Orient 30 12 10 8 46 5
8 Portsmouth 28 11 12 5 45 20
9 Accrington 26 13 6 7 45 12
10 Cambridge 30 12 8 10 44 3
11 Wimbledon 28 11 9 8 42 7
12 Carlisle 26 11 9 6 42 5
13 Exeter 28 11 7 10 40 -1
14 Luton 30 10 8 12 38 1
15 Crawley 30 11 4 15 37 -13
16 Morecambe 30 10 6 14 36 -3
17 Notts County 27 10 6 11 36 -6
18 Barnet 28 9 6 13 33 -8
19 Stevenage 31 7 10 14 31 -14
20 Newport 28 6 9 13 27 -11
21 Yeovil 29 5 9 15 24 -14
22 Hartlepool 26 7 3 16 24 -19
23 Dag & Red 29 4 8 17 20 -22
24 York 28 4 8 16 20 -23
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Bristol Rovers (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Yeovil Town (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Feb 23 2016 7:45PM : Barnet (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Cambridge United (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 1 2016 7:45PM : Exeter City (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Stevenage (a)
Sky Bet League Two

Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.pompeyrug43
2.Jimsmithswig20
3.Pompeytim17
4.FrattonBlue16
5.storagematt14
6.Copnor4311
7.mslorna487
8.Emsworthianblue5
9.PompeyJake4
10.cornypomp3