Shrewsbury Town - Gwilliams Settles Into Pre Season
UK time is: 09:23:00
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Gwilliams Settles Into Pre Season

Jack Gwilliams signed his first professional contract over the summer and has now tasted his first experience of pre season training at first team level.

He might be a bit out of breath, but he's certainly not fazed as he says he's loving every minute of it, and he can't praise the staff and his team mates enough for making him feel instantly welcome.

Speaking to the Official Site the 18 year old said.

'It's been good. Some of the running's been a bit hard, but you've got to get yourself through it and I'm enjoying it. It's back to football and you can get bored when you're not doing it.'

Gwilliams was joined in pre season training by his good mate, Ryan Woods, which he says help make the transition a little easier as he had somebody to talk to from the get go, instead of not knowing anybody.

'It can be daunting at the start but you get to know the lads and soon start to feel at home, I'm good friends with Woodsy so that helps.'

Gwilliams is grounded enough to know that the hard work has only just begun though. Passing pre season tests and being fit enough come the start of the campaign is one thing, he then needs to show he can work hard on the training pitch, listen to advice, and learn so he can earn his chance in the first team.

Apply To Be A Site Editor

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday June 28 2013

Time: 7:14PM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Shrewsbury Town Articles

L1 - Shrewsbury v Gillingham (Friday November 27 2015)

Match Day Officials v Gillingham (Thursday November 26 2015)

Mellon Talks Wigan & Sheffield United (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Audio - Mellon On Sheffield United Victory (Wednesday November 25 2015)

L1 - Sheffield United 2-4 Shrewsbury (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Stats: Sheff U v Shrewsbury (Tuesday November 24 2015)

League 1 Programme - 24th November (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Match Day Officials v Sheffield United (Monday November 23 2015)

Wigan Highlights (Monday November 23 2015)

Archived Shrewsbury Town Articles

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

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Chesterfield 19 7 2 10 -6 23
16. Doncaster 19 6 5 8 -6 23
17. Fleetwood 19 6 3 10 -1 21
18. Shrewsbury 18 6 2 10 -3 20
19. Colchester 19 5 5 9 -15 20
20. Swindon 19 5 4 10 -9 19
21. Oldham 19 3 10 6 -9 19

Shrewsbury Town Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

DRFC Decent Priced Rovers To Halt League Leaders?
Doncaster : 28/11/2015 09:00:01
DRFC Coventry City v Doncaster Rovers - History
Doncaster : 28/11/2015 09:00:00
So Mediocre It's Almost Embarrassing
Sheff Utd : 28/11/2015 08:06:00
On Your Way To Southend, Or Just Can't Wait Until 3pm?
Wigan : 28/11/2015 07:30:01
Davis must decide on striker
Crewe : 27/11/2015 22:46:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Shrewsbury v Gillingham
Suggested By:  
Shrewsbury win 0%
Gillingham win 0%
Draw 100%