“Hopefully that ones not as bad as first feared but randomly had a bit of knee swelling and was actually due to go out on loan, potentially this week but they’ve had to pull that back due to various situations with his knee so he needs to see a surgeon and just assess whether that damage is serious or just a little niggle.”
He got the winning goal the other day, didn’t he?
“Yes, he did and he claimed it and I like that. I still don’t believe that he touched it but I think he believes that he touched it and that’s what I like about him, that he’s hungry for goals.”
Turns out Saikou was due to go to League 1 Doncaster Rovers, but now has an operation on Thursday. Newport had also shown an interest. Can draw the line under that for now and wish him a speedy recovery.