Colchester United - Lambert: Stevie G Can Be Vital!
UK time is: 10:09:38
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Lambert: Stevie G Can Be Vital!

Paul Lambert believes Colchester striker Steven Gillespie 'can still be an important player' for the U's this season.

Gillespie, who signed from Cheltenham Town, in a club-record deal, last summer, has missed the majority of the season through injury. However, Lambert is confident he can avoid injury for the rest of the season and be vital for the U's.

He said: 'It must have been massively frustrating for Steven so far.

'He is a terrific lad and it has been just as frustrating for me, because when he has played, he has always created chances for himself and the team and he can still be an important player for us this season.

'He came here for a heck of a lot of money and he hasn't had many chances to prove himself in the team,'
Lambert continued.

'But when he's in the side, he is a danger to the opposition. The ball just seems to come to him and if we can keep him fit, he will be a threat for us.'


Gerken Set To Make U's Return

Recent Postponements Can't Be Helped - Poll

Lambert Pleased With Response

We want to know YOUR thoughts...



Get my banner code or create a flash banner

For the very latest League One odds

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

The Journalist

Writer: StevieG Col U Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday February 27 2009

Time: 9:59AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Yeah, think he can be important, when he's fit he's without a doubt the best striker we've got.
StevieG Col U
Report Abuse
01/03/2009 10:36:00

Yeah, think he can be important, when he's fit he's without a doubt the best striker we've got.
StevieG Col U
Report Abuse
01/03/2009 10:36:00


Have Your Say

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

Recent Colchester United Articles

Stats: Colchester v Crewe (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Striker Earns U's Deal (Tuesday November 24 2015)

League 1 Programme - 24th November (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Match Day Officials v Crewe (Monday November 23 2015)

Millwall Highlights (Monday November 23 2015)

Stats: Millwall v U's (Saturday November 21 2015)

Team Sheets - Millwall v Colchester (Saturday November 21 2015)

Humes Pre-Millwall (Saturday November 21 2015)

League 1 - Millwall v Colchester (Thursday November 19 2015)

Archived Colchester United Articles

List All Vital Colchester Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Doncaster 19 6 5 8 -6 23
17. Fleetwood 19 6 3 10 -1 21
18. Shrewsbury 18 6 2 10 -3 20
19. Colchester 19 5 5 9 -15 20
20. Swindon 19 5 4 10 -9 19
21. Oldham 19 3 10 6 -9 19
22. Barnsley 19 5 2 12 -9 17

Colchester United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Peterborough : 25/11/2015 09:54:00
Wigan : 25/11/2015 08:47:01
DRFC Ferguson looking to bring a player in before weekend
Doncaster : 25/11/2015 07:28:00
DRFC Ferguson - It could have been more than three
Doncaster : 25/11/2015 07:24:01
Davis praises recovery
Crewe : 24/11/2015 23:43:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Colchester v Crewe
Suggested By:  VitalColchester
Colchester win 0%
Crewe win 50%
Draw 50%