Bristol City - City Take On Palace In First Home Game
UK time is: 23:42:57
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

City Take On Palace In First Home Game

Bristol City get set to face Crystal Palace tonight at Ashton Gate and the word is that Steve Davies will be in the squad.

And with City being short on attacking options, Derek McInnes will surely give the player the nod to play at least some part in the game.

The striker completed a move from Derby on Monday, signing a three-year deal at Ashton Gate.

Last weekend, Albert Adomah was used up front to keep Jon Stead company, but Forest snatched the game 1-0 with City not finding the edge in the final third of the field.

Reserve striker Ryan Taylor is recovering from an ankle injury whilst Brett Pitman was left on the bench.

Midfielders Marvin Elliott and Paul Anderson were both used substutes at the City ground and the pair will be hoping for a start each in the Palace clash.

Veteran Jody Morris is still looking for his first appearance.

The visitors are not without their own problems for the game, they dont have the services of skipper Paddy McCarthy and midfielder Jonathan Williams.

Defender McCarthy is still suffering with a groin problem, while Williams has a calf strain.

Strikers Glenn Murray and Jermaine Easter could be added to the squad after the dramatic game with Watford at the weekend, both missed the game which Watford stole right at the death.

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

The Journalist

Writer: Andy999 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday August 21 2012

Time: 11:36AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
If I was picking the side, I would try Davies out with Pitman, Its a winning formula peeps
old grandad
Report Abuse
21/08/2012 11:45:00

Certainly was not expecting that result, more of the same please....
Throbbing Rod
Report Abuse
22/08/2012 07:46:00


Have Your Say

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

Recent Bristol City Articles

The EFL Coming Soon To Bristol City (Thursday November 12 2015)

Bristol City vs Wolves - Team Sheets (Tuesday November 3 2015)

Stats: City v Fulham (Saturday October 31 2015)

Cotterill Says Fulham Had More Quality. (Saturday October 31 2015)

Bristol City vs Fulham: Team Sheets (Saturday October 31 2015)

Woolmer In Charge Of City vs Fulham (Saturday October 31 2015)

City Welcome Fulham To Ashton Gate (Saturday October 31 2015)

Cox Earns Ireland Call Up (Thursday October 29 2015)

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)

1. luigi BCFC 4

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Leeds Utd 18 4 7 7 -5 19
18. Preston 18 3 9 6 -3 18
19. MK Dons 18 4 4 10 -9 16
20. Bristol City 18 3 7 8 -12 16
21. Charlton 18 4 4 10 -14 16
22. Huddersfield 18 3 6 9 -11 15
23. Rotherham 18 4 3 11 -12 15

Breaking League News

Robbo's View: Wolves 1-1 MK Dons
MK Dons : 28/11/2015 22:14:00
Birmingham : 28/11/2015 21:34:00
Boro on the rise
Middlesbrough : 28/11/2015 21:17:01
Karanka not happy with performance
Middlesbrough : 28/11/2015 21:04:01
RUFC - Redfearn 'Collins Played A Real Part'
Rotherham : 28/11/2015 20:09:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Cardiff v Bristol City
Suggested By:  
Cardiff win 20%
Draw 60%
Bristol City win 20%