Vital Football

Latest Bristol City News

No Complaints About Penalty From Burley

No Complaints About Penalty From Burley

Crystal Palace manager George Burley was left frustrated after seeing his side concede a last minute penalty at Bristol City from which the Robins rescued a draw.

But the former Scotland boss had no complaints against the officials as Brett Pitman fired home the spot kick to make the score 1-1.

Burley thought his side were unlucky, but admitted: 'I spoke to Julian Speroni after the game and, although he went for the ball, it seems Rose just got there first.

'It was probably a 50-50 decision, but there was contact and we accept it. It was frustrating because we had looked increasingly comfortable defending our early lead as the game wore on.'


And Burley had praise for his midfielder Neil Danns who put in a top class display and a goal that gave the travellers the lead.

'Neil was terrific today and is an excellent player,' added Burley.

'We are doing all we can to get him to sign a new contract.

'I want to add four or five players to my squad during the January window and we are not looking to sell. I am in the process of rebuilding the club and I am hopeful that Neil will stay and play his part.'



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

Writer:Andy999
Date:Wednesday December 29 2010
Time: 10:59AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Bristol City Articles

Officials - Nottm Forest v Bristol City (21/1/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Nottingham Forest and Bristol City this Saturday.

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (20/1/17)

A new season and finally a new special computer crunching the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for 2016/17.

Vital Preview - Championship, 20th-21st Jan 2017

The 2016-17 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend. This will see us among those involved with three points of course the aim.

Vital View - FA Cup, 17th-18th January 2017

The FA Cup season continued with the third round replays with these games played this midweek.

Archived Vital Bristol City Articles

Vital Bristol City articles from

Site Journalists

S.O.B.
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Nottingham Forest v Bristol City
Suggested By:
Bristol City win0%
Nottingham Forest win0%
Draw0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Brighton 26 17 6 3 57 24
2 Newcastle 26 18 1 7 55 29
3 Leeds Utd 26 15 3 8 48 11
4 Reading 25 14 4 7 46 3
5 Huddersfield 26 14 4 8 46 0
6 Sheff Wed 27 13 6 8 45 5
7 Derby County 26 11 7 8 40 5
8 Fulham 25 10 9 6 39 13
9 Preston 26 11 6 9 39 3
10 Barnsley 26 11 5 10 38 4
11 Norwich 26 11 4 11 37 3
12 Birmingham 26 9 9 8 36 -5
13 Aston Villa 26 8 11 7 35 1
14 Ipswich 26 9 7 10 34 -3
15 Brentford 26 9 6 11 33 0
16 Wolves 26 8 8 10 32 -1
17 Q.P.R. 26 9 5 12 32 -11
18 Cardiff 25 8 6 11 30 -10
19 Bristol City 26 8 3 15 27 -3
20 Forest 26 7 6 13 27 -8
21 Burton 26 6 7 13 25 -10
22 Blackburn 26 6 6 14 24 -12
23 Wigan 26 5 7 14 22 -9
24 Rotherham 26 4 4 18 16 -29
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)

Jan 21 2017 3:00PM : Nottingham Forest (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Aston Villa (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Burnley (a)
FA Cup
Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Sheffield Wednesday (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 4 2017 3:00PM : Rotherham United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 11 2017 3:00PM : Derby County (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.luigi BCFC4
Write for Vital Football