Date:Sunday December 25 2011
Nottingham Forest -Vs- Peterborough United
Venue: City Ground
Date: 26th December, 2011
Peterborough United travel to midlands rivals Nottingham Forest hoping to put an end to a nightmare set of Boxing Day results.
Posh have won just once on Boxing Day in the last 10 years! That came three seasons ago in a rare home game against Millwall. In all that time, Posh have only had two games at home on Boxing Day!
Forest are still without the injured defender Wes Morgan (ankle), striker Ishmael Miller (foot) and long-term absentee Chris Cohen (knee).
They are waiting on Joel Lynch (groin) with Brendan Moloney or Guy Moussi on standby if Lynch is ruled out.
Posh are still without injured skipper Grant McCann but received some encouraging news about Lee Tomlin and Lee Frecklington who are both responding well to treatment.
Team selection all depends on the fitness of Tomlin and Frecks but if one or both are ruled out, Scott Wootton could be a surprise selection. Wootton has been out of action for two months after picking up a knee injury in training. He has been recuperating at his parent club Manchester United but he is now back at Posh and is in contention for the defensive midfield role vacated by McCann.
Ryan Tunnicliffe and Daniel Kearns both did enough to keep their places.
George Boyd will once again deputise against the team he spent some time on loan two seasons ago.
Striker Emile Sinclair is also looking forward to keeping his starting pace against his former team.
Vital Posh predicts the starting line-up could be:
Alcock, Bennett, Zakuani, Rowe
Frecklington, Tunnicliffe, Kearns, Boyd
Join Vital Peterborough United!
With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!
Vital Posh is 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.
So why not join Vital Posh today?
It's easy to REGISTER HERE. Simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!.
To visit the message board, click here.
This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Posh at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Vital Peterborough is also on:
Date:Sunday December 25 2011
Posh Picked For Sky (Tuesday June 30 2015)
Posh Kit Launch Competition (Tuesday June 23 2015)
Chris Turner Memorial Tickets On Sale (Monday June 22 2015)
Vital Posh Goal of the Season - 2014/2015 (Sunday June 21 2015)
The Posh Weekly - 19-June-2015 (Friday June 19 2015)
Burgess First To Leave Posh (Friday June 19 2015)
Posh Capital One Cup Details Announced (Thursday June 18 2015)
Fixture Changes For Posh Matches (Thursday June 18 2015)
Posh Open Away To Rochdale Again! (Wednesday June 17 2015)
Posh Receive Home Match In League Cup (Tuesday June 16 2015)
|16. Port Vale||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|O'Neill Targeted Again
» Southend : 01/07/2015 17:48:01
|Sharp For Murphy?
» Sheff Utd : 01/07/2015 17:31:01
|Hess Will Thrive
» Gillingham : 01/07/2015 17:21:00
|Signing Number Two Announced Tomorrow
» Walsall : 01/07/2015 17:15:00
|Edinburgh On The Lookout
» Gillingham : 01/07/2015 17:14:01