Bristol City open Maynard talks

11 April 2011 07:45
Bristol City have opened talks with striker Nicky Maynard over a new deal.The 24-year-old has scored six goals in his last eight games after returning from a knee injury in early February. [LNB]Maynard has scored 38 goals for the Robins since his £2.25m move from Crewe in July 2008 and has 12 months remaining on his Ashton Gate contract. [LNB]"I don't want to leave everything to the summer. We know what we want to do and that's what we're getting on with," manager Keith Millen told BBC Bristol. [LNB]"Nicky's happy to be back playing again, fit and scoring goals and we're delighted to have him. There's discussions going on, like there is with a couple of players." [LNB]One of those is 34-year-old skipper Louis Carey, who is set to return to training after being sidelined by a fractured skull in February.

Source: BBC_Sport