York City - Paddy in race for fitness
UK time is: 21:34:05
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Paddy in race for fitness

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

York City midfielder Patrick McLaughlin is facing a race for fitness ahead of the weekend arrival of league leaders Gillingham.

"We won't know until the back end of this week whether or not he will have any chance to play against Gillingham" - Gary Mills
The Northern Ireland Under-21 international skipper was replaced during the latest 4-1 triumph against Bristol Rovers following a heavy first-half clash with Danny Woodards.

He was immediately taken to York Hospital's accident and emergency department and diagnosed with a bruised lung and kidney.

"Paddy suffered quite an impact," manager Gary Mills told The Press. "The challenge was right in front of our position in the dug-out. He had to go for the ball and he really went for it.

"He is going to be okay but with the bruising where it is, it's going to take time to sort out," he added. "We won't know until the back end of this week whether or not he will have any chance to play against Gillingham."

* 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:Wednesday December 19 2012

Time: 2:32PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent York City Articles

Former loanee joins Stags (Friday May 22 2015)

Cresswell takes on more duty (Friday May 22 2015)

Wembley hero flying again (Friday May 22 2015)

Wilcox delighted with new arrivals (Thursday May 21 2015)

Fans pay tribute to Daniel Parslow (Thursday May 21 2015)

York appoint Schofield (Thursday May 21 2015)

York release stalwart Parslow (Thursday May 21 2015)

City linked to Blades keeper (Thursday May 21 2015)

Former striker leaves Boro (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Mills swoops for ex-York winger (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Archived York City Articles

List All Minstermen.net 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
Portsmouth 1 - 1 York
York 0 - 2 Newport
Shrewsbury 1 - 0 York
York 2 - 1 Morecambe
York 1 - 0 Hartlepool
Oxford 0 - 0 York

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Wimbledon 46 14 16 16 -6 58
16. Portsmouth 46 14 15 17 -2 57
17. Accrington 46 15 11 20 -19 56
18. York 46 11 19 16 -5 52
19. Cambridge 46 13 12 21 -5 51
20. Carlisle 46 14 8 24 -18 50
21. Mansfield 46 13 9 24 -24 48

Breaking League News

Former loanee joins Stags
York : 22/05/2015 17:28:01
What If Pelly Had Stayed Fit?
Luton : 22/05/2015 16:50:00
Cresswell takes on more duty
York : 22/05/2015 15:20:01
Cook completes his back room staff
Portsmouth : 22/05/2015 13:24:00
Wembley hero flying again
York : 22/05/2015 12:43:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What's your end of year grading for Russ Wilcox?
Suggested By:  Vital York City
A 2%
B 16%
C 55%
D 22%
E 0%
U 5%