Shorey back at Villa

Published Add your comment

Football News

Aston Villa have recalled left-back Nicky Shorey from a loan spell at Coca-Cola Championship promotion candidates Nottingham Forest.

Shorey has been on loan with Billy Davies' side for the past two months and has played a key role in Forest climbing into second spot in the table.

But Villa boss Martin O'Neill has recalled the former England international because of a shin injury to first-choice left-back Stephen Warnock.

Shorey had started the season as Villa's first choice but the arrival of Warnock for £8million from Blackburn led to him losing his place.

Davies has indicated he would like to sign Shorey for the remainder of the current campaign on loan.

But the fact O'Neill has brought him back to Villa Park suggests Warnock's injury could involve a lengthy absence from action.

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Blackburn Rovers
Nicky Shorey
Premier League
Nottingham Forest
Stephen Warnock
Aston Villa

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again