UK time is: 12:22:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

O'Connor Impressing Gregory

Canadian Emmett O'Connor was recommended to John Gregory this summer and he has been looking at the midfielder this pre-season, using him against Billingshurst on Friday and again on Tuesday against Oakwood.

But who is Emmett O'Connor? He's a relative unknown, in fact a virtual unknown as from all the trialists used by Gregory, at least up to and including Billingshurst, they had all featured in some form in this country previously, the 21-year-old hasn't....

O'Connor can play in midfield or as a striker and although he has a lot of 'rough edges' the boss is impressed with him and will continue to give him his chance to earn a contract.

Gregory told the Crawley News: 'He is full of running and has a lot of rough edges. He`s young and enthusiastic and wants to be a footballer.

'He has no passport problems either because he also has an Irish passport.

'He is a terrific kid and we will look at him this week, he`ll stay a little while with us.'

Gregory fielded another ten trialists against Oakwood; they were:

Striker Collins John, former Derby County defender Dean Leacock, former Watford winger Bobson (what an interesting name!) Bawling, former Stevenage midfielder Simon Heslop and former Kent County League midfielder Danny Childs along with former Shrewsbury striker Johnny Marsden, former Bournemouth young 'keeper Chad Collins, winger Anthony Harris and former Bournemouth defender Lewis Lindsay.

Not forgetting O`Connor of course!

How many will make it remains to be seen but at this juncture the Canadian looks to have a decent chance.

This site is looking for bloggers, so if a fan can offer us a genuine opinion from someone that supports them we would love to share it with the masses!

To email your own unique article/blog for publishing
***CLICK HERE***

Join The Vital Debate




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: Crawley Admin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday July 16 2014

Time: 11:14AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crawley Town Articles

Team News: Doncaster v Crawley (Tuesday September 16 2014)

Crawley 1-0 Fleetwood Town (Monday September 15 2014)

Stats: Crawley v Fleetwood (Saturday September 13 2014)

Team News: Crawley v Fleetwood (Friday September 12 2014)

Sadler Returns To Crawley (Thursday September 11 2014)

Gregory Delighted With Loan Captures (Thursday September 11 2014)

Another Keane Loan Arrival (Tuesday September 9 2014)

Gregory Makes The Wright Move (Tuesday September 9 2014)

JPT Second Round: Luton (a) (Monday September 8 2014)

JG Embarrassed & Takes Responsibility (Sunday September 7 2014)

Archived Crawley Town Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. jh1 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Crawley 1 - 0 Fleetwood
Crawley 0 - 4 Rochdale
Crawley 1 - 0 Swindon
Crawley 1 - 3 Bradford
MK Dons 2 - 0 Crawley
Barnsley 0 - 1 Crawley

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Sheff Utd 6 3 1 2 1 10
10. Preston 6 2 3 1 3 9
11. Oldham 7 2 3 2 0 9
12. Crawley 7 3 0 4 -6 9
13. Barnsley 6 2 2 2 1 8
14. Notts County 6 2 2 2 1 8
15. Gillingham 7 2 2 3 -2 8

Breaking League News

Team News: Swindon v Oldham
Oldham : 16/09/2014 10:03:00
Team News: North End v Chesterfield
Preston : 16/09/2014 10:02:00
Team News: MK Dons v Bradford
Bradford : 16/09/2014 10:00:00
Team News: Doncaster v Crawley
Crawley : 16/09/2014 09:59:00
Team News: Colchester v Sheffield United
Sheff Utd : 16/09/2014 09:58:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Fleetwood MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Jensen 25%
Sadler 0%
Leacock 0%
Walsh 0%
Smith 0%
Tomlin 0%
Keane 0%
Dickson 0%
Henderson 25%
Wright 50%
McLeod 0%
Sub - Bawling 0%
Sub - Young 0%