Date: 26th January 2007 at 3:20pm
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17 year old Sam Vokes has had a whirlwind month.

He made his senior debut in December against Nottingham Forest, scored his first senior goal the week after, was watched by numerous Premiership clubs, reportedly turned down moves to both Aston Villa and Watford, finally signed his first professional contract last week, penning a 3 and a half year contract and now he has been called up to the Welsh Under 21’s squad to face Northern Ireland on the 6th February!

Squad list:

Wayne Hennessey – Wolves (Loan Stockport County), Owain Fon Williams – Crewe Alexandra. Mark Bradley – Walsall, Kyle Critchell – Chestefield, Chris Gunter – Cardiff City, Joe Jacobson – Cardiff City, Mike Williams – Wrexham, Darcy Blake – Cardiff City. Matthew Collins – Fulham, Rob Davies – WBA, David Edwards – Shrewsbury Town, Dean Grubb – Bristol City, Lloyd James – Southampton. Shaun MacDonald. Owain Warlow – Lincoln City, Chedwyn Evans – Manchester City, Chris Jones – Swansea City, Sam Vokes – Bournemouth.

Stand-by list (not to travel at present):

Marc Williams (Wrexham), Christopher Flynn (Crewe Alexandra), Joseph Allen (Swansea City), Simon Church (Reading), Rhys Williams (Middlesbrough), Kyle Letheren (Barnsley), Rhys Taylor (Chelsea).