UK time is: 12:48:42
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

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.'




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:Wednesday December 29 2010

Time: 10:59AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Bristol City Articles

City Eventually See Off MK Dons. (Saturday September 27 2014)

Stats: Bristol City v MK Dons (Saturday September 27 2014)

Team News From Ashton Gate: City v MK Dons (Saturday September 27 2014)

Cotterill Concentrates On His Own Side (Saturday September 27 2014)

Bobby Reid Goes To Plymouth On Loan (Thursday September 25 2014)

Elliott Happy Hard Work Is Paying Off. (Thursday September 25 2014)

Cotterill Wants Striker To Keep Going. (Wednesday September 24 2014)

Alexander Happy With Fleetwood Fightback (Monday September 22 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 10 7 3 0 +12 24
2. Peterborough 10 6 1 3 +5 19
3. Swindon 9 5 3 1 +10 18
4. MK Dons 9 5 1 3 +9 16
5. Rochdale 10 5 1 4 +8 16
6. Preston 9 4 4 1 +7 16
7. Sheff Utd 9 5 1 3 +0 16

Breaking League News

Crewe seek reversal of fortunes
Crewe : 30/09/2014 12:41:00
Davis rues inconsistencies
Crewe : 30/09/2014 12:32:00
West Brom Teen Snapped Up
Port Vale : 30/09/2014 08:59:00
Goal Heroes Delight As The Bar's Set High
Oldham : 29/09/2014 18:26:00
Swindon's Harley Trains With Exeter City
Swindon : 29/09/2014 18:24:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

City v Dons
Suggested By:  
City win 67%
Draw 33%
Dons win 0%