Vital Football

Latest Barnsley FC News

Hume May Start Against Blades

Hume May Start Against Blades

With Daniel Bogdanovic pulling up with a hamstring injury after 40 minutes at Home Park, the stage looks set at Brammall Lane for Iain Hume to start his first game against Sheffield United since he was on the receiving end of an illegal challenge from United`s Chris Morgan in November 2008.

The Canadian striker has made a remarkable recovery after suffering a life threatening elbow to the head in the Championship match at Oakwell some 17 months ago, a challenge which left him with a fractured skull and internal bleeding, but for which Morgan received just a yellow card. After a 9 month absence from the game, he made his first appearance back in a Barnsley shirt at home to Coventry City in August and has scored three in thirteen starts this season but has been playing second fiddle to Daniel Bogdanovic recently, who has knocked in seven goals in his last ten appearances.

Boggy started last night`s 0-0 draw with Plymouth but was forced off through injury after chasing down a loose ball. Hume replaced the Maltese striker and had chances to give the Reds all three points but was denied by a keeper in excellent form in Plymouth`s David Stockdale.

News is scarce on the extent of Bogdanovic`s injury with manager Mark Robins telling the club`s official website: "We`ll have to wait and see", so this could open the door for Hume to make his first start in fifteen games for the Reds, having had just over two hours of first team action since January.

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

Writer:gooderzone
Date:Wednesday March 31 2010
Time: 5:19PM

Comments

0
Do you lot ever shut up bleating?
bladesman1889
31/03/2010 17:45:00
0
knew that would draw comment from you lot. we will NEVER forget what happened.
gooderzone
31/03/2010 18:08:00
0
Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear. 'A dingle never forgets' ?
bladesman1889
31/03/2010 19:23:00
0
not when our player is almost killed, we don't.
gooderzone
01/04/2010 10:23:00
0
get on your own site bladesman1889 and stop stiring it up...it was an awfull challenge.
bladesforlife1889
04/04/2010 17:39:00
0
as nasty as it looked on the replay, no way would morgan set out to intentially hurt a fellow pro..it was an accident..no intent at all & a freak of an accident. hume goesdown very very easily and dived several times yesterday looking for a foul. he needs o get over it as a player because he is affecting his own game in a massive way. it shone through on sat that it was at the front of his mind for the full 90 mins. he needs to get over it.
bladesforlife1889
04/04/2010 21:02:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Barnsley Articles

All Time Leading Goalscorers - 51 To 74 (12/1/17)

With Manchester United's Wayne Rooney equalling Sir Bobby Charlton's goal return of 249 in the weekend's FA Cup third round tie against Reading, here's a list...

FA Cup Fourth Round - Full Draw (9/1/17)

The draw for the fourth round of the FA Cup took place earlier this evening.

FA Cup Ball Numbers Known (7/1/17)

With FA Cup third round ties taking place this weekend, the ball numbers for the fourth round draw of the competition have now been allocated.

2016/17 FA Cup 4th Round Draw Next Monday

The fourth round draw for the 2016/17 FA Cup will take place on Monday evening.

Archived Vital Barnsley Articles

Vital Barnsley articles from

Site Journalists

Vital Tyke
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Norwich man of match
Suggested By:
Davies12%
Bree5%
Roberts2%
MacDonald2%
Yiadom0%
Scowen2%
Morsy64%
Hourihane2%
Kent0%
Winnall0%
Bradshaw5%
Hammill2%
Payne2%
Janko2%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 26 18 1 7 55 29
2 Brighton 25 16 6 3 54 23
3 Leeds Utd 26 15 3 8 48 11
4 Reading 25 14 4 7 46 3
5 Huddersfield 26 14 4 8 46 0
6 Sheff Wed 26 13 6 7 45 6
7 Derby County 26 11 7 8 40 5
8 Fulham 25 10 9 6 39 13
9 Preston 26 11 6 9 39 3
10 Barnsley 26 11 5 10 38 4
11 Norwich 26 11 4 11 37 3
12 Birmingham 26 9 9 8 36 -5
13 Aston Villa 26 8 11 7 35 1
14 Ipswich 26 9 7 10 34 -3
15 Brentford 26 9 6 11 33 0
16 Wolves 26 8 8 10 32 -1
17 Q.P.R. 26 9 5 12 32 -11
18 Cardiff 25 8 6 11 30 -10
19 Bristol City 26 8 3 15 27 -3
20 Forest 26 7 6 13 27 -8
21 Burton 26 6 7 13 25 -10
22 Blackburn 26 6 6 14 24 -12
23 Wigan 26 5 7 14 22 -9
24 Rotherham 26 4 4 18 16 -29
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Barnsley Results (view all)

Barnsley Fixtures (view all)

Jan 17 2017 7:45PM : Blackpool (H)
FA Cup
Jan 21 2017 5:30PM : Leeds United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Rotherham United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 4 2017 3:00PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 11 2017 3:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Vital Football Comment