Vital Football

Latest Bristol City News

Jones on Cardiff Victory

Jones on Cardiff Victory

Cardiff City manager Dave Jones sang the praises of Peter Whittingham after the 3-2 victory over Bristol City on Saturday.

The midfielder hit a brace, the first pulled the Bluebirds level at the start of the second half and then a great free kick beat David James to seal victory for the home side.

Jones said: "Peter Whittingham was outstanding and his work rate was superb.

"He's also back to scoring again and both free-kicks were superbly taken. His second was pure quality."


And reflecting on the game as a whole, Jones added: "The first 10 minutes were very sloppy defensively and some of the players looked as though they were still on an international break.

"We had plenty of opportunities to score yet looked a little lazy at the back and perhaps that was because two of our defenders were away on international duty but never played.

"It was hard when we were 2-0 down but we cleared our heads quickly got back in to the game with Jay Bothroyd's goal and I told them at half-time if we could keep a clean sheet in the second half we would go on to win."



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

Writer:Andy999
Date:Sunday October 17 2010
Time: 2:17PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Conor Benn Wins on Points

Comments

0
Who honestly cares what this nonce has to say? There's nothing about us in his quotes. If they go up this year, that's me done with football I think. They're a disgrace.
Tins
17/10/2010 15:57:00
0
they're a good side... cant argue with that... as a pompey fan it is slightly gauling they can do this and we're still ina dmin
jim4pompey
18/10/2010 10:54:00
0
I find it staggering how they avoid admin every time. They claim poverty to clubs like Motherwell, saying they can't pay £100k owed for Paul Quinn, yet they go out and pay Bellamy £45k p/w at the same time! Don't get me started on how the FAW overturn 90% of their dismissals to benefit that team. They should be in the League of Wales.
Tins
18/10/2010 11:53:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Bristol City Articles

Lucic In Team Of The Round (26/9/16)

Bristol City are represented in the latest League Cup team of the round that has been selected after this week's action.

Football League Rule Out B Teams (23/9/16)

The Football League, or EFL for those who like pointless rebrands, have now compiled the initial responses from the 72 clubs under their umbrella...

EFL Trophy & Whole Game Solution Update

With the attempt to revive the EFL Trophy by changing the format and introducing Academy sides into the competition...

Disabled Access Issues For Seven?

In September 2015, the Premier League made a promise to ensure that all member clubs would make their home grounds fully compliant with the Accessible Stadia Guide by August 2017.

Archived Vital Bristol City Articles

Vital Bristol City articles from

Site Journalists

Andy999
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Happy with the arrival of Tomlin?
Suggested By:
Yes72%
No19%
Need more9%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Norwich 9 6 2 1 20 6
2 Huddersfield 9 6 1 2 19 4
3 Brighton 9 5 2 2 17 6
4 Reading 9 5 2 2 17 0
5 Newcastle 9 5 1 3 16 10
6 Birmingham 9 4 4 1 16 4
7 Barnsley 9 5 0 4 15 6
8 Wolves 9 4 3 2 15 3
9 Brentford 9 4 2 3 14 6
10 Bristol City 9 4 2 3 14 5
11 Sheff Wed 9 4 2 3 14 -1
12 Leeds Utd 9 4 1 4 13 -1
13 Fulham 9 3 4 2 13 -2
14 Ipswich 9 3 3 3 12 0
15 Forest 9 3 2 4 11 -2
16 Q.P.R. 9 3 2 4 11 -4
17 Aston Villa 9 1 6 2 9 0
18 Burton 9 2 3 4 9 -2
19 Preston 9 3 0 6 9 -4
20 Blackburn 9 2 2 5 8 -6
21 Cardiff 9 2 2 5 8 -7
22 Derby County 9 1 3 5 6 -6
23 Rotherham 9 1 3 5 6 -12
24 Wigan 9 1 2 6 5 -3
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Bristol City Results (view all)

Bristol City Fixtures (view all)

Sep 27 2016 7:45PM : Leeds United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Nottingham Forest (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 14 2016 7:45PM : Cardiff City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Queens Park Rangers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 25 2016 7:45PM : Hull City (H)
Capital One Cup

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.luigi BCFC4