UK time is: 00:03:26
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Further misery for striker

<div style='background-color: #CC0033;'><a href='http://www.rsspump.com/?web_widget/rss_ticker/news_widget' title='News Widget'>News Widget</a></div>

Luckless striker Oli Johnson is set for at least another month on the sidelines after undergoing groin surgery.

'When you sign players, the last thing you want is for them to have injury problems' - Gary Mills
The former Norwich City forward has endured a miserable time since joining the Minstermen in the summer and been restricted to only half-a-dozen substitute league appearances, plus a Johnstone's Paint Trophy start against Coventry City.

"He will have a little operation on his groin that will keep him out for another four to five weeks," manager Gary Mills confirmed to The Press. "It's been tough with him because, when you sign players, the last thing you want is for them to have injury problems."

Meanwhile, defender Lanre Oyebanjo was due to return to training today following a hamstring injury while midfielder John McReady should be back in around three weeks after a dislocated shoulder.

* YORK CITY FC * PLAY-OFF WINNERS 2012 * FA TROPHY WINNERS 2012 * YORK CITY FC * PLAY-OFF WINNERS 2012 * FA TROPHY WINNERS 2012 * YORK CITY FC * PLAY-OFF WINNERS 2012 * FA TROPHY WINNERS 2012 * YORK CITY FC * PLAY-OFF WINNERS 2012 * FA TROPHY WINNERS 2012 *

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: Vital York Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday December 13 2012

Time: 12:25PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent York City Articles

Big weekend for City Ladies (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Minstermen work on way forward (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Wilcox heartened by improvement (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Minstermen cruelly denied (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Stats: Morecambe v York City (Tuesday October 21 2014)

City waiting on striker (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Minstermen bid for recovery (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Wilcox could raid former club (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Dan to the rescue (Monday October 20 2014)

Mariners desperate for Dan (Monday October 20 2014)

Archived York City Articles

List All Minstermen.net Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
York 0 - 0 Wycombe
York 0 - 0 Luton
York 0 - 0 Portsmouth
Burton 2 - 0 York
Exeter 1 - 1 York
Morecambe 1 - 1 York

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Stevenage 14 5 2 7 -4 17
19. Oxford 14 4 4 6 -3 16
20. Dag & Red 14 4 2 8 -7 14
21. Carlisle 14 3 3 8 -8 12
22. York 14 1 8 5 -7 11
23. Hartlepool 14 3 2 9 -14 11
24. Tranmere 14 2 4 8 -7 10

Breaking League News

Northampton : 22/10/2014 22:51:00
Morecambe : 22/10/2014 22:45:00
Burton : 22/10/2014 22:41:00
Carlisle : 22/10/2014 22:36:00
Drennan returns to Villa
Portsmouth : 22/10/2014 19:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Have York City appointed the right man in Russ Wilcox?
Suggested By:  Vital York
Yes 31%
No 69%