Vital Football

Latest Bristol City News

City Throw It All Away

City Throw It All Away

You`d think that when you are two goals up and approaching the end of the game you would be able to hang on to take all three points…. Unless you`re Bristol City.

Reading staged a remarkable late comeback to win the game at Ashton Gate 3-2 and leaving City shell-shocked deep into injury time.

The winning goal came from Mathieu Manset in the fourth minute of second-half injury time, this was after Jobi McAnuff and Adam Le Fondre had both found the net for the visitors in the final quarter to level the score.

Albert Adomah and Brett Pitman had put the home side two goals to the good after an hour, and that should have been that, but with 17 minutes of the game remaining, Reading had other ideas when McAnuff scored.

Two minutes later Le Fondre levelled from close range and a pulsating contest was won with 60 seconds of adding time remaining by Manset's cheeky flick.

Adomah had the ball in the back of the net after three minutes, racing clear of a static Reading backline to slip beneath the onrushing Adam Federici, but the Ghanaian's celebrations were cut short by a hugely debatable offside flag.

How much more of this do we have to take?

JOIN US ON...http://www.facebookloginhut.com/facebook-login/

FOLLOW ON...http://www.facebookloginhut.com/facebook-login/



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

Writer:Andy999
Date:Wednesday September 28 2011
Time: 11:46AM

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent Bristol City Articles

Instant Reactions - Derby v Bristol City (19/1/18)

Following today's clash between Derby County and Bristol City, here are the instant reactions from both managers.

Stats: Derby County v Bristol City

All the stats from Derby County (0) vs (0) Bristol City, Pride Park, 19/1/18 Att: 26,525

Derby v Bristol City - Team Sheets - 19-1-18

Bristol City go to Pride Park as the visitors to Derby for the latest Championship game.

Derby v Bristol City - Follow On Twitter - 19-1-18

Bristol City go to Pride Park as the visitors to Derby today, this will be a 7:45pm kick-off.

Bristol City Archived Articles

Vital Bristol City articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Bristol City
Write For Vital Bristol City
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Derby MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Fielding0%
Wright0%
Flint100%
Baker0%
Magnusson0%
Brownhill0%
Pack0%
Smith0%
Bryan0%
Paterson0%
Reid0%
Sub - Steele0%
Sub - Diedhiou0%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Bristol City Results (view all)

Bristol City Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.luigi BCFC4
The Vital Football Members League