Crawley consider signing Pittman

PA Sport
Jon-Paul Pittman
.

View photo

Jon-Paul Pittman

Crawley boss Steve Evans may look to turn Jon-Paul Pittman's loan into a permanent deal in January if the striker can prove his fitness.

Pittman returned to Crawley on loan from Oxford earlier this season but injuries have restricted him to just four appearances so far.

However, he came off the bench to set up Josh Simpson's winner against Rotherham last week and is eligible to play against Redbridge in the FA Cup on Saturday.

"He's had it tough because he's been injured a bit of the time, he's had a little hamstring and then a little groin injury and then he wasn't very well," Evans told the Crawley Observer.

"We sold him when we needed money and we've brought him back.

"And if we could keep him fit then we might look to do something in January but that's a long time away yet."

Sorry you didn't like this comment. Please provide a reason below.

Are you sure?
Rating failed. Try again.
Request failed. Try again.
We will promote constructive and witty comments to the top, so that everyone sees them!
Sorry, we can’t load comments right now. Try again.

    Win cash in one day fantasy football contests. Join now!

    Learn how to play

    Contest Entries Entry Fee Prizes Starts (EDT)
    Premier League Cup Round 3 [£1.5K Free] 29117/500000 Free £1500 Saturday 10:00 AM Enter
    Premier League £1,500 Saturday 31/335 £5 £1500 Saturday 10:00 AM Enter
    Premier League £500 Saturday 6/55 £10 £500 Saturday 10:00 AM Enter