Liam Fontaine is closing in on a first team comeback as he returned to training today following an ankle injury.
Fonts was in good form at the back before picking up the knock in the 1-0 defeat at Derby last month and has missed the five games since.
Fontaine told bcfc.co.uk: “I’ve been getting back into training with pitch-work and ball-work.
“I’m desperate to be back involved with the lads again.
“I’ve still been following the games and cheering the lads on but I just want to get back to it now. I’m lonely!
“The next step is to re-join training and I’ll also have to play some reserve games to build up my match time again.”
Manager Gary Johnson added: “Liam is still 10 days to two weeks away from being first-team fit and the international break comes at a good time for him.
“By the time that comes to an end, he will hopefully have played a couple of games and be available for selection.”
Judging by that, Fonts will hopefully be available for the top-of-the table clash at West Brom on November 21.
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