Bristol City - Blackman Future Hangs In The Balance
UK time is: 02:41:28
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

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.

The Journalist

Writer: Tin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday September 25 2009

Time: 6:00AM


Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Bristol City Articles

The EFL Coming Soon To Bristol City (Thursday November 12 2015)

Bristol City vs Wolves - Team Sheets (Tuesday November 3 2015)

Stats: City v Fulham (Saturday October 31 2015)

Cotterill Says Fulham Had More Quality. (Saturday October 31 2015)

Bristol City vs Fulham: Team Sheets (Saturday October 31 2015)

Woolmer In Charge Of City vs Fulham (Saturday October 31 2015)

City Welcome Fulham To Ashton Gate (Saturday October 31 2015)

Cox Earns Ireland Call Up (Thursday October 29 2015)

Archived Bristol City Articles

List All Vital Bristol City Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. luigi BCFC 3

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Leeds Utd 17 4 7 6 -4 19
17. Preston 17 3 8 6 -3 17
18. Forest 17 4 5 8 -5 17
19. Bristol City 17 3 7 7 -9 16
20. Charlton 17 4 4 9 -11 16
21. Huddersfield 17 3 6 8 -9 15
22. MK Dons 17 4 3 10 -9 15

Breaking League News

RUFC - Redfearn 'No Malice In Challenge'
Rotherham : 27/11/2015
Nottingham Forest Vs Reading-Preview
Reading : 26/11/2015 21:49:01
Trio in loan moves
Middlesbrough : 26/11/2015 20:45:01
LUFC Queens Park Rangers v Leeds United Team News
Leeds Utd : 26/11/2015 20:39:01
LUFC Evans - I understand why Sunderland recalled winger
Leeds Utd : 26/11/2015 20:20:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Cardiff v Bristol City
Suggested By:  
Cardiff win 20%
Draw 60%
Bristol City win 20%