Vital Football

Latest Bristol City News

Johnson: Promotion is Still Possible

Johnson: Promotion is Still Possible

Gary Johnson insists that Bristol City can still achieve promotion to the Premiership despite watching The Robins draw their fourth game in eight outings on Saturday.

City's goalless draw at home to Wolves combined with Stoke's late win at Coventry saw the Ashton Gate outfit slip to third in the table.

But speaking to the Bristol Evening Post, Johnson revealed that a win at The Britania Stadium in next week's top-of-the-table clash would give everyone at the club a massive lift:

'It's fair at this stage of the season to describe the Stoke game as must-win,' he said.

'We can't go there thinking it will be OK to pick up a point, because that won't be enough.

'But that's nothing unexpected. I always thought we would have to go there and win. I've said all along it will go down to the last game or two and we know what we have to do next week. We have to go to Stoke and win.'

Vital Football are currently looking for a site editor for this site.

Have you got the passion for your club? Are you over 18? Do you have some experience in writing news and match reports? Or have you got a site that you want to move over to this exciting new network with free hosting and a content managed system on offer? If so you could be just what we are looking for!

Apply via the advert or by Clicking Here


Writer:Site Staff
Date:Monday April 14 2008
Time: 1:34PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Conor Benn Wins on Points

Comments

0
Should be an interesting run in for the season, still can't say who will pick up the title, nice to see no runaway leaders, more variety than the Prem that is for sure!
The Fear
14/04/2008 13:42:00
0
Agree with 'The Fear', very interesting at the top and bottom! Any team out of five can win it!
StevieG Col U
14/04/2008 14:22:00
0
... Bristol have been on a bad run, but are still in there!
Matt_Us
14/04/2008 14:31:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Bristol City Articles

Football League Rule Out B Teams (23/9/16)

The Football League, or EFL for those who like pointless rebrands, have now compiled the initial responses from the 72 clubs under their umbrella...

EFL Trophy & Whole Game Solution Update

With the attempt to revive the EFL Trophy by changing the format and introducing Academy sides into the competition...

Disabled Access Issues For Seven?

In September 2015, the Premier League made a promise to ensure that all member clubs would make their home grounds fully compliant with the Accessible Stadia Guide by August 2017.

August MotM Nomination - Johnson

The August nominations for the Sky Bet Championship Manager of the Month Award are in.

Archived Vital Bristol City Articles

Vital Bristol City articles from

Site Journalists

Andy999
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Happy with the arrival of Tomlin?
Suggested By:
Yes70%
No20%
Need more10%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Norwich 9 6 2 1 20 6
2 Huddersfield 9 6 1 2 19 4
3 Brighton 9 5 2 2 17 6
4 Reading 9 5 2 2 17 0
5 Newcastle 9 5 1 3 16 10
6 Birmingham 9 4 4 1 16 4
7 Barnsley 9 5 0 4 15 6
8 Wolves 9 4 3 2 15 3
9 Brentford 9 4 2 3 14 6
10 Bristol City 9 4 2 3 14 5
11 Sheff Wed 9 4 2 3 14 -1
12 Leeds Utd 9 4 1 4 13 -1
13 Fulham 9 3 4 2 13 -2
14 Ipswich 9 3 3 3 12 0
15 Forest 9 3 2 4 11 -2
16 Q.P.R. 9 3 2 4 11 -4
17 Aston Villa 9 1 6 2 9 0
18 Burton 9 2 3 4 9 -2
19 Preston 9 3 0 6 9 -4
20 Blackburn 9 2 2 5 8 -6
21 Cardiff 9 2 2 5 8 -7
22 Derby County 9 1 3 5 6 -6
23 Rotherham 9 1 3 5 6 -12
24 Wigan 9 1 2 6 5 -3
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Bristol City Results (view all)

Bristol City Fixtures (view all)

Sep 27 2016 7:45PM : Leeds United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Nottingham Forest (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 14 2016 7:45PM : Cardiff City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Queens Park Rangers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 25 2016 7:45PM : Hull City (H)
Capital One Cup

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.luigi BCFC4