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

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Joshua Tells It As It Is

Recent Bristol City Articles

Johnson Wants Atmosphere For Fulham

Bristol City head coach Lee Johnson has called on the fact to make Ashton Gate 'cauldron like' when we host Fulham on Wednesday evening.

Reid's Reason For Delight

With Bobby Reid registering his 15th goal of the season for Bristol City in the weekend's clash with Leeds United, whilst the game was disappointing he knew he...

A Fair Leeds Point For Johnson

Bristol City head coach Lee Johnson has reflected on a 'fair' point against Leeds United at the weekend.

Marlon's Packing A Two Match Ban

Bristol City midfielder Marlon Pack will now serve a two game suspension having collected his tenth yellow card of the season in the weekend's match against Leeds United.

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)

Leeds MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Fielding30%
Wright0%
Flint0%
Magnusson14%
Bryan14%
Brownhill0%
Smith0%
Pack0%
Kent0%
Diedhiou0%
Reid28%
Sub - Paterson0%
Sub - Woodrow14%
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

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.luigi BCFC3
Vital Football Comment