Gera close to comeback
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
West Brom could be boosted by the return of Zoltan Gera this weekend.West Brom could be boosted by the return of Zoltan Gera this weekend.
The Hungarian midfielder has been sidelined for the last two months after undergoing a hernia operation.
Gera is set to feature for the reserves on Monday night and if he comes through that without any problems he could be in line to play against Portsmouth next weekend.
"Zoltan is coming on fine and he should be available as long as everything goes okay this week," Baggies boss Bryan Robson told the club's official website.
"He should be fine for the weekend."
Robson also revealed that Nathan Ellington and Steve Watson should also be fit for the trip to Fratton Park after picking up slight knocks against Manchester City.
"Nathan is fine and Steve should be okay," added Robson.