Vital Football

Latest Bristol City News

Clough: Bristol City Will Escape Drop

Clough: Bristol City Will Escape Drop

Rams manager Nigel Clough admitted that although he felt his side played well but they just didn`t have enough to make it count against City.

The visitors opened the scoring on 20 minutes when Bryson came up with a low finish from 12 yards after Jeff Hendrick's cross from the bye-line set him up nicely.

City were fortunate not to go two down on the half hour when Steve Davies headed home from a Ben Davies free kick only to be ruled offside.

Derby manager Nigel Clough told reporters: 'We have lost two points to a wonder goal. Perhaps we could have made more of our possession, but I was delighted with many aspects of our play.

'The back four looked strong, but you also need your midfield to work hard to protect them and that was the case.

'We made some good runs down the channels and put together some decent moves. Steve Davies has hit a post, but we didn't have enough end product.

'Bristol City are fighting for their lives and kept on scrapping for 90 minutes. With that attitude I think they can stay up, while we are looking to finish the campaign strongly with next season in mind.'




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

Writer:Andy999
Date:Saturday March 31 2012
Time: 7:52PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Bristol City Articles

Bristol City Seek Planning Permission

Bristol City confirmed the other day that a formal planning permission application has now gone in for our training ground at Failand.

Reactions - Sheffield Utd v Bristol City (9/12/17)

Following last night's clash between Sheffield United and Bristol City, here are the instant reactions from both managers.

Vital View - Championship - 8th December 2017

The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, including the opening to this on 8th December.

Stats: Sheffield United v Bristol City

All the stats from Sheffield United (1) vs (2) Bristol City, Bramall Lane, 8/12/17 Att: 24,409

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)

Sheff U MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Fielding0%
Wright0%
Flint100%
Baker0%
Bryan0%
Brownhill0%
Pack0%
Smith0%
Eliasson0%
Reid0%
Paterson0%
Sub - Djuric0%
Sub - Taylor0%
Sub - Leko0%
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)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.luigi BCFC4
Write for Vital Football