UK time is: 10:40:03
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Maynard Dismisses Millen's Fears

Nicky Maynard turned in a Man-of-the-Match performance and bagged his 20th goal of the season on Saturday before telling City fans of his desire to get many more for us next season.

Maynard, 23, poked home a third-minute opener and a 79th-minute penalty to see off the challenge of Derby County in our last home game of the season on Saturday.

But the impressive performance of the former Crewe striker, who notched his 9th goal in as many games, caused caretaker manager Keith Millen to fear for his departure this summer.

Millen told BBC Radio Bristol after the win: "It's not rocket science that top clubs will be looking at him, but It will take a massive offer for us to even contemplate allowing Nicky to leave."

But in-form Maynard was already looking forward to his third season at Ashton Gate and to working under Steve Coppell's tutelige.

"The last couple of months have proved how good we are and hopefully Steve Coppell can bring out a bit extra. The players are as excited as the fans."

"I'm just focusing on City. I think I can get more than I did this season,"
Maynard added.

Stephen Pearson scored the consolation for Derby who will finish in mid-table.




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: Tin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday April 26 2010

Time: 3:11PM

Your Comments

Gone in the summer!
DrWatford
Doubt it. We dont' need to sell and it 'll take serious money to tempt us. The boy doesn't want to go either. 5m-6m minimum (due to the sell-on owed to Crewe)
Tins
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Bristol City Articles

Adams Rules Out Quitting After City Rout (Wednesday September 17 2014)

Stats: Port Vale v Bristol City (Tuesday September 16 2014)

Cotterill Happy After 3-0 Win. (Sunday September 14 2014)

Dickov Angered By His Sides Mistakes (Sunday September 14 2014)

City Hit Three Against Doncaster (Sunday September 14 2014)

Stats: Bristol City v Doncaster (Saturday September 13 2014)

Unchanged City Face Doncaster Rovs. (Saturday September 13 2014)

City Set For Rovers Visit. (Saturday September 13 2014)

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. Bristol City 8 6 2 0 +11 20
2. Peterborough 8 5 1 2 +5 16
3. Chesterfield 7 4 2 1 +5 14
4. MK Dons 7 4 1 2 +5 13
5. Bradford 8 4 1 3 +2 13
6. Sheff Utd 7 4 1 2 +2 13
7. Swindon 7 3 3 1 +4 12

Breaking League News

The Guest Blog - Season 2, Episode 8
Walsall : 18/09/2014 10:08:00
Preston 3-3 Chesterfield
Preston : 17/09/2014 23:24:00
Swindon Town 2-2 Oldham
Oldham : 17/09/2014 23:22:00
Gillingham 2-1 Peterborough Utd
Gillingham : 17/09/2014 23:19:00
Doncaster Rovers 0-0 Crawley
Crawley : 17/09/2014 23:17:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Fleetwood v City
Suggested By:  
Fleetwood win 0%
Draw 0%
City win 100%