UK time is: 09:09:05
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Johnson Praise For Keeper

Bristol City boss Gary Johnson was full of praise for goalkeeper Dean Gerken after he put in a great display to help City to a point in a 0-0 draw with Ipswich Town.

Gerken pulled off a number of good saves to keep out the Tractor Boys who did enough during the game to have earned all three points and condemn City to a second successive home defeat.

Johnson told the Evening post: 'Our goalkeeper had to make more saves than theirs and Dean has kept us in it. We were too open defensively and thank goodness our keeper was in excellent form.

'He had a lot to do in difficult conditions and spilled one ball off a wet surface early in the game. But he didn't let it affect his confidence and he looked a very comfortable goalkeeper after that.

'He didn't make any mistakes and was there when he needed to be.'

He added: 'He's made some good one-on-one saves and done his job. Dean definitely earned his corn.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Andy999 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday December 7 2009

Time: 6:59PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Bristol City Articles

Cotterill: 'We Had Good Chances' (Monday January 26 2015)

Stats: Robins v West Ham (Sunday January 25 2015)

Cotterill Hoping For That Bit Of Luck (Saturday January 24 2015)

Cotterill: 'Three big points' (Sunday January 18 2015)

Stats: Scunthorpe United v Robins (Saturday January 17 2015)

Scunthorpe vs Bristol City: Team Sheet (Saturday January 17 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)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Swindon 26 16 6 4 +27 54
2. Bristol City 25 16 6 3 +26 54
3. MK Dons 26 15 7 4 +29 52
4. Preston 25 13 7 5 +14 46
5. Chesterfield 26 10 8 8 +5 38
6. Rochdale 25 11 4 10 +12 37
7. Fleetwood 27 10 7 10 +1 37

Breaking League News

Walsall MP Congratulates Team
Walsall : 28/01/2015 01:04:00
Smith Proud Of First Wembley Visit
Walsall : 27/01/2015 23:22:00
Wembley Ticket Info
Walsall : 27/01/2015 23:07:00
WALSALL FC ARE GOING TO WEMBLEY
Walsall : 27/01/2015 23:01:00
Scunthorpe : 27/01/2015 21:56:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v West Ham
Suggested By:  
Fielding 0%
Ayling 0%
Flint 0%
Williams 0%
Little 0%
Saville 0%
K Smith 50%
Bryan 0%
Freeman 50%
Emmanuel-Thomas 0%
M Smith 0%
Wagstaff 75' 0%
Agard 82' 0%
Pack 83' 0%