UK time is: 07:23:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Stead Raring to Go

Stead has been playing a lot recently, especially considering that he is very short of match fitness, after only starting one game for Sunderland. He has also yet to score for the Rams, but that will come I am sure.

He told Derby's official site:

'My fitness is getting better all the time and the more 90 minutes I get under my belt the better.'

Stead would have scored against QPR if it wasn't for welsh international goalie Paul Jones making some quite brilliant saves.

'I only had half an hour there but that was quite bright,' Stead added.

'Hitting the post and seeing the keeper make saves, happens in football, but it's happened to me quite a bit.'

'But the first goal will come, I'm sure it will.'

I personally think Jon is a good player, and he has been unlucky in recent seasons. Take last year for Sunderland for example, the whole team was on a downward spiral in confidence, and this did Stead no good. Hopefully, he will start banging the goals soon enough. He may even score the winner at Cardiff, you never know!






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:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday October 25 2006

Time: 7:23PM

Your Comments

Jon is a good player, he needs to show it more
Tigerphil
I totally agree with that.
adam_06_mitten
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Thorne Could Return (Wednesday April 23 2014)

Rams Will Keep Going (Tuesday April 22 2014)

Stats: Derby County v Barnsley (Monday April 21 2014)

Thorne Happy With Strike (Monday April 21 2014)

McClaren - Buxton Deserves Award (Sunday April 20 2014)

Rams Secure Play-offs (Saturday April 19 2014)

Archived Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. diddyram 2

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Leicester City 44 29 9 6 +37 96
2. Burnley 44 25 14 5 +34 89
3. Derby County 44 24 9 11 +30 81
4. Q.P.R. 44 22 10 12 +15 76
5. Wigan 43 20 10 13 +15 70
6. Reading 44 18 13 13 +12 67
7. Brighton 44 17 15 12 +12 66

Breaking League News

LUFC On This Day - April 24th
» Leeds Utd : 24/04/2014 07:15:00
The PWU Latics Podcast - Education Not Required
» Wigan : 24/04/2014 07:00:00
12th Man - In Rösler We Trust
» Wigan : 24/04/2014 06:00:00
Leeds v Forest: Match Report From Kid's Corner
» Forest : 23/04/2014 23:07:00
DRFC Defender in Football League Team of the Week
» Doncaster : 23/04/2014 22:44:00
» Forest : 23/04/2014 22:44:00
LUFC Youngster in England squad for Euro finals
» Leeds Utd : 23/04/2014 20:13:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who is your player of the season?
Suggested By:  MikeC
Lee Grant 2%
Andre Wisdom 0%
Richard Keogh 0%
Jake Buxton 15%
Craig Forsyth 0%
John Eustace 7%
Will Hughes 0%
Craig Bryson 53%
Jeff Hendrick 0%
Jamie Ward 0%
Simon Dawkins 0%
Chris Martin 23%
Johnny Russell 0%
Patrick Bamford 0%