UK time is: 16:33:26
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Howard Homeward Bound

When news of George Howard's injury broke, which left him critically injured, some might have been forgiven for thinking that he might not return to the UK from South Africa.

The news this week has been much more positive though with it revealed that the former Gillingham 'keeper will be well enough to return to the country within 'the next week or so'.

20-year-old Howard was critically injured in a car crash while on holiday in South Africa on May 23rd and this left him on a life support machine but his recovery has been good and he'll be well enough to travel back to the UK soon.

Costs of his treatment were said to cost more than 15,000 per day so online donations were raised to help these costs, fortunately the former Gills' 'keepers insurance company have since confirmed that they'll be covering the cost so the monies raised will be used to help his rehabilitation when he returns home.

Best of luck to Howard in his continued recovery.

This site is looking for an editor (at least contributor), 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 find out more
***CLICK HERE***




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: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday June 20 2014

Time: 10:39AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Gillingham Articles

Team News: Walsall v Gills (Saturday January 31 2015)

Cup Run Ends (Saturday January 31 2015)

Team News: Bristol City v Gills (Thursday January 29 2015)

League 1 - Gills 3-2 Oldham (Monday January 26 2015)

Stats: Gills v Oldham Athletic (Sunday January 25 2015)

Team News - Gills v Oldham (Saturday January 24 2015)

Injury Ends Hare's Season (Thursday January 22 2015)

Ardley Rejected Gills Advances (Tuesday January 20 2015)

Hoyte Agrees Gills Extension (Tuesday January 20 2015)

West Brom Defender Secured (Tuesday January 20 2015)

Archived Gillingham Articles

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

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Walsall 26 8 9 9 -2 33
16. Scunthorpe 25 9 6 10 -4 33
17. Barnsley 26 9 5 12 -3 32
18. Gillingham 27 8 7 12 -8 31
19. Coventry 28 7 10 11 -10 31
20. Crewe 27 8 5 14 -24 29
21. Colchester 27 7 7 13 -11 28

Breaking League News

Swindon : 01/02/2015 15:52:00
Peterborough 1 Glovers 0 - Report
Yeovil : 01/02/2015 15:51:00
Team News: Bristol City v Fleetwood
Fleetwood : 01/02/2015 14:44:00
Team News: City v Fleetwood Town
Bristol City : 01/02/2015 14:40:00
Leyton Orient : 01/02/2015 13:29:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Walsall v Gillingham
Suggested By:  
Gillingham win 25%
Walsall win 50%
Draw 25%