UK time is: 16:27:27
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Rehab The Next Step for Billy-Boy

It's the famous Amy Winehouse song that goes 'They tried to make me go to rehab, but i said no no no' but Billy Clarke will no doubt be saying yes yes yes as he steps up his recovery to help Blackpool stay in the top flight.

The Irishman, who scored some sensational goals last season, none more so then the 30 second strike against Preston, injured himself minutes into Blackpool's first pre-season match against Tiverton,rupturing his cruciate ligament, a injury that can sideline a professional for many months.

But the striker/winger remains upbeat that he will be registered in the team when team registration opens up in January and is already checking himself into rehabilitation after a successful operation.

'The operation went well according to the surgeon and I'm just on a slow rehab at the moment,'

'I just need to get my leg working and bending and make sure that I don't lose much muscle in my thigh and that area. That's probably the plan for the next six-to-eight weeks'

Speaking about his current life while injured Clarke responded by announcing he will be following the route Mcphee took and will be doing some charity work

'We did a calendar last year so I'll have to choose a charity to raise funds for and think about what I'm going to do. I'll probably speak to the boys first.'

* Following on from our story about Bap's injury, Sources have said that it is 99% likely he will MISS out on Saturdays game against Newcastle United




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



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

The journalist

Writer: Daniel Reeds Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday September 8 2010

Time: 2:02PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackpool Articles

Blackpool v Bournemouth: Team Line-Ups (Saturday December 20 2014)

Team News: Blackpool v Bournemouth (Saturday December 20 2014)

Blackpool v Bournemouth - How Will It Go? (Thursday December 18 2014)

Clark Sets Festive Target (Thursday December 18 2014)

Stephenson Relishing Blackpool Challenge (Thursday December 18 2014)

Stephenson Joins As First Team Coach (Thursday December 18 2014)

Blackpool MotM Against Charlton (Thursday December 18 2014)

Blackpool v Aston Villa Ticket News (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Archived Blackpool Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. SeasideEssexXile 126
2. Bear1951 125
3. premier 1 125
4. Layton_Seasider 117
5. SaskPool 83
6. BobHatton 71
7. SickofMongFans 45
8. SmartBloke 27
9. seasider91 23
10. Hastings 22

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Huddersfield 21 6 6 9 -11 24
19. Leeds Utd 21 6 5 10 -7 23
20. Millwall 22 5 8 9 -9 23
21. Rotherham 21 4 9 8 -10 21
22. Brighton 21 3 9 9 -8 18
23. Wigan 21 3 8 10 -7 17
24. Blackpool 20 2 6 12 -17 12

Breaking League News

LUFC Leeds United Team To Face Nottingham Forest
Leeds Utd : 20/12/2014 16:14:00
Norwich : 20/12/2014 15:01:00
Blackburn v Charlton Athletic: Team Line-Ups
Blackburn : 20/12/2014 14:41:00
Reading v Watford: Team Line-Ups
Watford : 20/12/2014 14:34:00
Fulham v Sheffield Wednesday: Team Line-Ups
Sheff Wed : 20/12/2014 14:32:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Blackpool v Bournemouth
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Blackpool win 30%
Draw 28%
Bournemouth win 42%