David Moyes has revealed that injured goalkeeper Richard Wright may
well figure in Friday's friendly wth League of Wales outift
The game is scheduled as a reserve outing but the Blues' boss
is keen for his first choice stopper to get some action as soon as
Wright hasn't played in any of the pre-season friendlies thus
far after injuring his shoulder in a freak accident during the
Indeed, he's done precious little goalkeeping work on the
training ground either, although he's put in plenty of fitness
graft alongside head physio, Mick Rathbone.
"The original plan was for Richard to play in Sunday's
match against Bologna," explained Moyes. "He is still on
course for that, but he has an outside chance of figuring on
Wright's last action came against champions, Manchester United,
at the end of last season and he has just 12 days to prove his
fitness before the 2003/04 Premiership kick-off against,
ironically, his former club Arsenal.