Vital Football

Latest Bristol City News

Pre-Season Fixtures and the Fizzy Lager Cup

Pre-Season Fixtures and the Fizzy Lager Cup

Bristol City have arranged a busy summer of away fixtures against lower league opposition. There are hopes to arrange a few home fixtures against higher profile opponents. Given the closeness of some of the games expect Gary Johnson to play his "first and second first teams" in the fixtures, hopefully with some fresh additions to the squad.


Forest Green Rovers (A), The New Lawn, Saturday, July 12th

Yeovil Town (A), Huish Park, Monday, July 21st

Hereford United (A), Edgar Street, Tuesday, July 22nd

Bournemouth (A), Fitness First Stadium, Saturday, July 26th

Cheltenham (A), Whaddon Road, Tuesday, July 29th



The Carling Cup first round draw will take place on Friday, June 13th at 10am - the details will be revealed first on bcfc.co.uk. The draw is split into Northern and Southern sections with teams seeded according to league position. City will be one of the seeded teams and are likely to draw a team from League Two, or a team that finished low down in League One (maybe even our saggy neighbours?


On Monday 16th June the new Championship fixtures are revealed on bcfc.co.uk. at 10am.


Vital Bristol City will endeavour to publish the same information but we are subject to the over-restrictive data rights of the Football League. I will cherry pick some of the more iinteresting fixtures so let me know which ones you want to hear about.



 

Vital Bristol City is a fast growing Cider Reds fan site.

With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!

You can even win prizes, by posting articles comments, posting on the message forum and voting on the polls.

Vital is also 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.

So why not join Vital today?

It's easy to register here and enjoy getting involved

Message Board

To visit the message board, click here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Bristol City.

Writer:CiderJar
Date:Tuesday June 3 2008
Time: 8:01PM

Comments

0
No home games then?
codbater
07/06/2008 20:20:00
0
We missed the boat with home games because we didn't know what division we would be in until late. Gary Johnson did not want to play a team from the same league. By the time our play off adventure eneded most teams were fully booked. We are looking for top class European opposition to play at home. Watch this space.
CiderJar
08/06/2008 06:45:00
0
when do the concerts finish at your ground this year, i take it the pitch does'nt need replacing like ours, it didnt look too bad for play off game.
blackpoolgas
11/06/2008 23:31:00
0
I am sure you will crow bar a decent home fixture into the pre season games. I am sure a lot of your fans would like a look at the team for the season ahead.
dazza71
15/06/2008 08:11:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Bristol City Articles

Vital View - Championship, 20th-21st January 2017

Newcastle and Brighton both won with the Magpies keeping top spot. Wigan moved out of the bottom 3 with Rotherham, Blackburn and Burton in the relegation zone.

Video - Nottingham Forest 1 Bristol City 0

A first win in eight eased the Nottingham Forest relegation concerns but increased those of Bristol City. The Robins are now only two points clear of trouble.

Stats: Nottingham Forest v Bristol City

All the stats from Nottingham Forest (1) vs (0) Bristol City, City Ground, 21/1/17 Att: 17,418

Team Sheets - Nottingham Forest v Bristol City

Bristol City go to the City Ground as the visitors to Nottingham Forest for the latest Championship game.

Archived Vital Bristol City Articles

Vital Bristol City articles from

Site Journalists

S.O.B.
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Nottingham Forest MotM
Suggested By:
Giefer0%
Wright0%
Flint0%
Magnusson100%
Little0%
O Neil0%
Hegeler0%
Bryan0%
Paterson0%
Djuric0%
Abraham0%
Sub - O Dowda0%
Sub - Brownhill0%
Sub - Tomlin0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 27 19 1 7 58 33
2 Brighton 26 17 6 3 57 24
3 Huddersfield 27 15 4 8 49 2
4 Leeds Utd 27 15 3 9 48 10
5 Reading 26 14 4 8 46 2
6 Sheff Wed 27 13 6 8 45 5
7 Derby County 27 12 7 8 43 6
8 Barnsley 27 12 5 10 41 5
9 Fulham 26 10 10 6 40 13
10 Norwich 27 12 4 11 40 5
11 Preston 27 11 7 9 40 3
12 Birmingham 27 9 10 8 37 -5
13 Aston Villa 27 8 12 7 36 1
14 Ipswich 27 9 7 11 34 -5
15 Brentford 27 9 6 12 33 -1
16 Cardiff 26 9 6 11 33 -9
17 Q.P.R. 27 9 6 12 33 -11
18 Wolves 27 8 8 11 32 -3
19 Forest 27 8 6 13 30 -7
20 Bristol City 27 8 3 16 27 -4
21 Wigan 27 6 7 14 25 -8
22 Burton 27 6 7 14 25 -11
23 Blackburn 27 6 7 14 25 -12
24 Rotherham 27 4 4 19 16 -33
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Bristol City Results (view all)

Bristol City Fixtures (view all)

Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Aston Villa (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Burnley (a)
FA Cup
Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Sheffield Wednesday (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 4 2017 3:00PM : Rotherham United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 11 2017 3:00PM : Derby County (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 14 2017 7:45PM : Leeds United (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.luigi BCFC4
Vital Football Comment