West Brom utility Reid delighted to shake-off injury

Steven Reid was delighted to make a comeback for West Bromwich Albion U21s.

Steven Reid was delighted to make a comeback for West Bromwich Albion U21s.

The former Ireland international ended his two-month lay-off due to a hamstring problem with a 69-minute display in Albion’s 4-0 win over Norwich City.

“There’s no problem with the hamstring and I feel better for playing,” said Reid on the Albion website.

“It’s important that everything is bang on and I’m pleased I’m now where I need to be in terms of my hamstring.

“I had a good couple of weeks work before yesterday and this is like the last stage of rehab.

“I’m ready to get back involved now and hopefully, with the gaffer watching on, I did enough to get myself back into the squad.

“It feels good now and I’m pleased I got some playing time under my belt."

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