UK time is: 11:37:58
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

U`s Ifil Hopeful At 'Lovely Club`

Colchester United`s former Tottenham and Southampton defender Phil Ifil is ready to be a first-team regular after playing bit-part roles elsewhere during his so far brief career.

The 21-year-old wants to make the right back birth at Colchester his own following his undisclosed move from Premier League giants Spurs and has already admitted that the presence of his former team-mates Johnnie Jackson and Mark Yeates has helped him settle at Layer Road.

He said on the club`s official website: "This is a lovely club, and I'm looking forward to the challenge of playing regularly in the Championship.

"The training has been good and it has been interesting in getting to know somewhere else other than Tottenham.

"Football is football and I have always enjoyed it. I will prepare for games in the same way and make sure that I give my all."




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Matt_Us Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday January 20 2008

Time: 12:31PM

Your Comments

U's have got yourself a good looking player, saints fans where a little disapointed that saints didnt stump up the money to get him on a perminant basis. He has a good touch and can pass a ball however if he has one weekness it is in the air.
Jesus_02
Well he seems a good player, he just needs to concentrate 100%.
StevieG Col U
Spurs fans have said the same so let's hope the hype is all right!
Matt_Us
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

League 1 MOTM: January Nomination (Dunne) (Wednesday February 5 2014)

Safe Standing - Fans Must Act Now! (Monday January 20 2014)

2006 - U's March To The Top (Thursday February 7 2013)

2006 - Parky's Cup Heroes (Monday January 28 2013)

2007 - U's Visit Portman Road (Sunday January 20 2013)

2010 - Lambert's U's Return (Wednesday January 16 2013)

2011 - Late Drama From Gilly (Monday January 14 2013)

1999 - Introducing Lua Lua (Wednesday January 9 2013)

2000 - Lua Lua Steals Late Win (Tuesday January 8 2013)

Archived Articles

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

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Coventry 42 16 11 15 -1 49
16. Gillingham 42 14 6 22 -19 48
17. Oldham 41 12 11 18 -11 47
18. Colchester 42 11 13 18 -11 46
19. Tranmere 42 12 10 20 -22 46
20. Notts County 42 13 4 25 -15 43
21. Carlisle 41 11 10 20 -26 43

Breaking League News

Team News v Colchester
Oldham : 18/04/2014 10:57:00
Team News v Port Vale
MK Dons : 18/04/2014 10:55:00
Team News v Tranmere
Gillingham : 18/04/2014 10:54:00
Team News v Leyton Orient
Crawley : 18/04/2014 10:51:00
Team News v Peterborough
Bradford : 18/04/2014 10:51:00
Team News v Walsall
Carlisle : 18/04/2014 10:49:00
RUFC - Millers Boss On England Game
Rotherham : 18/04/2014 09:08:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How will the U's fare this season?
Suggested By:  
Promotion 11%
Play-Offs 7%
Top Ten 26%
Midtable 17%
Survival 9%
Relegation 30%