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Zaki Back in Training

Zaki Back in Training

Wigan Athletic striker Amr Zaki has returned to training and Latics manager Steve Bruce says that the Egypt international is looking very sharp and his hamstring problem that kept him sidelined is all cleared up.

There was a well publicised spat between Zaki and Bruce but now it all seems like roses or daffodils as Bruce draws the conclusion that the Egyptian found the English winter hard going, Bruce told reporters: 'I have always said we might see the return of Zaki to his best when the sun shines and the daffodils come out'

'He found it difficult to settle during the winter for one reason or another.'

Bruce says that he will put Zaki back in the squad for the Blackburn game on Sunday if he needs to, he has no problem with his leading goal scorer and he is pleased with how well Zaki is training, Bruce continued: 'If I need to pick Zaki, and have him involved, I will do so.

'He is back training and, I've got to say, training very well. His hamstring is OK and his fitness is good.'

Latics Speyk Podcast 9 - The Blackburn Preview

The latest episode looks forward to the Blackburn game this weekend and features an interview with Rovers fans Martin Parker and Naomi Creary as once again the Latics Speyk studio hit the road and went to Blackburn to sample life in East Lancashire.

Also on this episode we met up with Blackburn singing sensation Megan Ellison and spoke to her about Blackburn, music and sampled one of Megans tracks on the podcast.

Music this episode comes from Blur, Credence Clearwater Revival, The Farm, Megan Ellison, John Mayall, Texas and Nelly

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Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Wednesday April 22 2009
Time: 11:54PM

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