Gray dispells rumours around Nwokeji’s release

PUBLISHED: 11:30 19 March 2014 | UPDATED: 11:30 19 March 2014

Mark Nwokeji prepares to shoot. Picture: Leigh Page

Mark Nwokeji prepares to shoot. Picture: Leigh Page


St Albans City joint manager James Gray has dispelled rumours that Mark Nwokeji has been released from the club.

There were unconfirmed reports that Nwokeji had been released alongside Richard Graham but Gray today cleared up any confusion.

“I don’t know where the rumours have come from,” he told the Herts Ad.

“Mark remains at the club. He picked up a groin strain against Stourbridge in a game that I thought he played really well. If it hadn’t been for the injury then he would have had a run in the team.

“Unfortunately the injury could keep him out for three or four weeks but we have no plans to release him.”

The 26-year-old, who joined City in the summer, has scored 15 times in 27 appearances this season.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Herts Advertiser. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Herts Advertiser