UK time is: 13:22:54
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Swindon Town Preview: The Goalkeepers

Vital Swindon Town picks apart the 2008/09 squad piece by piece starting with the goalkeepers.

Peter Brezovan - 8/10

The highly rated Slovak keeper re-found the form that made him a fan favourite before breaking his arm against Grimsby Town 2 seasons ago. Brezovan has recently been fighting for a new contract at Swindon Town or to be told where his future lies.

Brezovan regained his starting position after Phil Smith suffered an injury last season. Several fantastic displays last season will likely see Brezovan start again this season for Town but unless a new contract is not forthcoming.

Brezovan could be heading for the exit come January. Swansea City are keen admirers of Brezovan and would likely be the first in line should Brezovan not play or Swindon be willing to listen to offers.

Phil Smith - 7/10

Started last season with the number one shirt but soon lost it after suffering an injury early into the season.

Smith saw his chances limited after impressing for Town the season before. Town boss Maurice Malpas gave Smith his chance to re-gain the number 1 shirt however Smith failed to regain his form and Malpas was left less than impressed.

Like most Town fans we are sure Smith could still do a job for Town and should Brezovan get injured, Smith will be more than a good replacement.

Mark Scott - N/A

Only featured for Town during reserve matches and Wiltshire Shield games last season. Scott was one of several youngsters who were given a professional contract for the forthcoming season.

Scott will likely play a bit part again this season as David Byrne and Ady Williams continue to develop him.




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




Join the FREE Telegraph League One Fantasy Football League!

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

The Journalist

Writer: Moonraker1969 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday July 24 2008

Time: 6:42PM

Your Comments

Let's hope Brezovan signs a new contract and remains at the County Ground.
STFC_Gazza
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Swindon Town Articles

COOPER: Sheffield United Reaction (Sunday September 21 2014)

Stats: Swindon Town v Sheffield United (Sunday September 21 2014)

Stats: Swindon Town v Oldham Athletic (Wednesday September 17 2014)

Bradford Manager On Swindon Loss (Sunday September 14 2014)

COOPER: Bradford Reaction (Sunday September 14 2014)

Stats: Bradford City v Swindon Town (Saturday September 13 2014)

VITAL PREVIEW: Bradford City (Saturday September 13 2014)

Agombar Heading Out On Loan To Hereford (Thursday September 11 2014)

Archived Swindon Town Articles

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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Swindon 3 - 1 Scunthorpe
Swindon 2 - 2 Oldham
Swindon 5 - 2 Sheff Utd
Swindon 2 - 0 Crewe
Swindon 1 - 1 Coventry
Gillingham 2 - 2 Swindon

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Bristol City 9 6 3 0 11 21
2. MK Dons 8 5 1 2 10 16
3. Peterborough 9 5 1 3 4 16
4. Swindon 8 4 3 1 7 15
5. Chesterfield 8 4 2 2 4 14
6. Bradford 9 4 2 3 2 14
7. Rochdale 9 4 1 4 7 13

Breaking League News

Team News: Leyton Orient v Sheffield United
Sheff Utd : 23/09/2014 12:22:00
Team News: MK Dons v Bradford
Bradford : 23/09/2014 12:21:00
Busy Treatment Room For Wylde
Chesterfield : 23/09/2014 10:36:00
Up For The Cup - Sheffield United (H)
Leyton Orient : 23/09/2014 10:00:00
CCFC: A Trio of Popular Old Boys
Coventry : 23/09/2014 08:24:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are you happy with the signing of Jonathan Obika?
Suggested By:  
Yes 20%
No 40%
Unsure 40%