Colchester United - Garmston Bounces In From Baggies
UK time is: 18:57:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Garmston Bounces In From Baggies

Joe Dunne has drafted in some temporary cover for John White at left-back in the shape of Republic of Ireland U19s international, Bradley Garmston, from West Brom.

Garmston, a 19-year-old, is yet to break into the Baggies' senior side but has impressed in their U21s fixtures and joins after two weeks' of speculation over who the impending loan arrival would be.

One would hope that Garmston is merely cover for John White who continues to put in steady performances in the position, rather than when Michael Rose was dropped immediately for Dan Potts, despite not doing anything particularly wrong.

Garmston has been with the Baggies for almost six years now, and his main attribute appears to be pace. Speaking to the EADT, Garmston admitted that he wasn't expecting the move.

He said: 'The move has come about as a bit of a surprise to me, but it is brilliant that the gaffer has shown his belief in me.'

The loan move is initially for one-month, whilst former left-back Michael Rose has signed non-contract terms at League Two side Rochdale following his departure from the U's.

For the latest U's news and views, follow us on Twitter

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

The Journalist

Writer: Colchester Dan Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday February 14 2013

Time: 2:36PM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Colchester United Articles

League 1 - Burton Albion v Colchester (Friday November 27 2015)

Humes Dismissed! (Friday November 27 2015)

Match Day Officials v Burton (Thursday November 26 2015)

League 1 - Colchester 2-3 Crewe (Thursday November 26 2015)

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)

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

Vital Preview - Barnsley v Sheffield United
Barnsley : 27/11/2015 18:47:00
Joel Richards Awarded BBC Unsung Hero Award
Walsall : 27/11/2015 18:31:00
What The Bosses Say - Southend v Latics
Wigan : 27/11/2015 17:32:01
L1 - Shrewsbury v Gillingham
Shrewsbury : 27/11/2015 17:00:01
League 1 - Burton Albion v Colchester
Colchester : 27/11/2015 17:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Burton Albion v Colchester
Suggested By:  VitalColchester
Colchester win 0%
Burton win 0%
Draw 100%