Vital Football

Latest Bristol City News

McInnes Stands By Game Tactics.

McInnes Stands By Game Tactics.

Bristol City manager Derek McInnes believes that his side have been playing alright within the confines of his tactics.

But the results say different, his side have lost five out of the last six games and are now in very grave danger of waving goodbye to the Championship via the back door.

The Scott has been criticised by City fans for some tactics that have certainly left a lot to be desired, they believe that things have got to change if City are to avoid the drop.

Two of the things that were questioned at the end of the defeat at home to Blackpool last week was why did he play 4-3-3 and why was Brett Pitman left out of the starting line up.

McInnes told the Bristol Evening Post: 'I'm picking a team to get results and the most important thing is the club rather than individuals. There is not a problem with the formation and, for me, 4-3-3 was the best way to play against Blackpool.

'It was good enough last week for West Ham, a team at the top of the league, who won 4-1 at Blackpool and stopped them playing and passing the ball through them.

'As far as I'm concerned, 4-3-3 does not favour Brett Pitman. I'm certainly not going to be constantly asked the same question. I'll pick the team that I think is right to do the job.'


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 February 29 2012
Time: 12:36PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Bristol City Articles

Vital View - Championship - 21st October 2017

The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, 21st October.

Stats: Bristol City v Leeds United

All the stats from Bristol City (0) vs (3) Leeds United, Ashton Gate, 21/10/17 Att: 24,435

Bristol City v Leeds - Follow On Twitter - 21-10-17

Bristol City are at Ashton Gate with Leeds the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Vital Preview - Championship - 21st-22nd October 2017

The 2017-18 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend, 21st-22nd October.

Archived Vital Bristol City 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)

Leeds MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Fielding20%
Wright0%
Flint20%
Hegeler0%
Bryan0%
Leko20%
Brownhill0%
Pack0%
O'Dowda20%
Reid0%
Woodrow0%
Sub - Taylor20%
Sub - Diedhiou0%
Sub - Magnusson0%
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Bristol City Results (view all)

Bristol City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.luigi BCFC3
Vital Football Comment