Porter keen to figure in cup tie

20 January 2009 04:30
Hartlepool United striker Joel Porter is hopeful of playing his part in Saturday's FA Cup tie with West Ham despite his ongoing Achilles problem.Australian Porter, 30, has missed a number of training sessions in recent weeks but was passed fit for the 2-0 win against Northampton last Friday."I've had a problem with Achilles tendonitis and I've been wrapped in cotton wool," he told BBC Look North."Hopefully I'll make a few training sessions in preparation for the game."

Source: BBC_Sport