Text  Larger | Smaller | Default

NewsNow

Curbishley: Parker back soon


Filed: Friday, 8th February 2008
By: Matthew O'Greel


Alan Curbishley has confirmed that Scott Parker is set to return to first team action by the end of the month.

The midfielder is yet to play this year after sustaining an injury during the 2-1 win over Manchester United on December 29th.

However Curbishley allayed fears suggesting that Parker may be out until next season.

"Parker is about three weeks away contrary to opinions," he said.

"He's in full running and doing as well as we think he should be doing."

Paker is just one of several expensive summer signings that has barely featured for the first team this year. The former Charlton man, signed for 7m last summer has made just 10 appearances this season.

Craig Bellamy (7.5m) has played nine times, Julien Faubert (6m) three - all from the bench, and Kieron Dyer (7m) hasn't made a first team appearance since last August.





Related News

   arrow   Cresswell makes England bow [16th Nov 2016]
   arrow   Chelsea, Parker, Zaza & Billic: Wednesday's news [26th Oct 2016]
   arrow   Scott Parker led player rebellion over Grant sacking [25th Oct 2016]
   arrow   West Bromwich Albion 4-2 West Ham Utd [17th Sep 2016]
   arrow   Ayew is a Hammer: Andre completes move [8th Aug 2016]
   arrow   KUMB Awards 2015/16: tickets on sale now! [29th Apr 2016]
   arrow   A day to remember  [29th Mar 2016]
   arrow   Antonio, Bilic, Payet & Reid: Friday's news [18th Mar 2016]
   arrow    Carroll, Lanzini, Gold & Bilic: Friday's news [8th Jan 2016]
   arrow   Moore, Bilic, Collins & Tomkins: Thursday's news [7th Jan 2016]



Your Comments


Please note that this section is for comments relating to the above news item only. Any off-topic or abusive posts will be removed. Posts including either links and/or foul language are automatically filtered and will not be published. To engage in further discussion on any of our news stories, visit the KUMB Forums.

Not a member of the KUMB Forums? You may register for free membership here.

comments powered by Disqus
 
News Image




On This Day ...

One Year Ago
Manchester United 0-0 West Ham United
West Ham's winless streak extended to five games following a goalless draw ...more
Three Years Ago
The West Ham advent calender: 5th December
The West Ham 2013 video advent calendar reaches day five - with long-term Hammers fan Derek Guiver g...more
Five Years Ago
Howe on... West Ham United
Eddie Howe was naturally delighted at seeing his team clinch a third successive nPower Championship ...more