Vital Football

Latest Bristol City News

Blackman Future Hangs In The Balance

Blackman Future Hangs In The Balance

Bristol City could be set to announce that Andre Blackman has left the club, after only joining in the summer.

Highly-rated Blackman, 18, joined City from Pompey in June in the hope of regular first-team football after coming through the ranks at Arsenal and Spurs.

But three months after penning a two-year deal at Ashton Gate, the Londoner is set to have his contract ripped up for a breach of club discipline - allegedly for being caught driving without a full licence.

Manager Gary Johnson refused to go into detail at his weekly press conference on Thursday but said on the speculation: "I would like to say something, but I can't.

"Things will come out when they need to. People will be informed in the next few days."


Johnson's quotes, mixed with the fact Blackman also missed the 6-2 reserve win over Swindon in midweek, haved fueled rumours of an impending departure.

The rumours will come as a shock to City supporters, who are already scratching our heads at the lack of natural leftie's in our squad right now.

Blackman ss regarded as a hot prospect down the left-side but has only made two Carling Cup appearances for the Robins.

We will of course bring you more on this story as and when it breaks.



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Tin
Date:Friday September 25 2009
Time: 6:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Bristol City Articles

League Cup Fourth Round Draw (20/9/17)

The draw for the fourth round of the English Football League Cup took place earlier this evening.

Taylor Delighted With Stoke Strike

Matty Taylor has been speaking about his delight at getting off the mark in 2017/18 with his goal against Stoke City last night.

EFL Cup Ball Numbers Known (20/9/17)

With the announcement of the EFL Cup fourth round draw later this evening, the all important ball numbers have been decided.

Holden's Stoke Delight

Bristol City assistant manager Dean Holden spoke of a 'bubbling' dressing room as the side took a second Premier League scalp in this year's EFL Cup.

Archived Vital Bristol City Articles

Vital Bristol City articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Bristol City
Write For Vital Bristol City
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

LC - Stoke MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Steele0%
Vyner0%
Flint0%
Hegeler0%
Magnusson100%
Eliasson0%
Pack0%
Brownhill0%
O'Dowda0%
Diedhiou0%
Taylor0%
Sub - Bryan0%
Sub - Reid0%
Sub - Smith0%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Bristol City Results (view all)

Bristol City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.luigi BCFC4
Write for Vital Football