UK time is: 21:06:54
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

McInnes Rues Missed Chances

Bristol City manager Derek McInnes was happy about the goal scored by Stephen Davies in the 1-1 draw with Millwall.

Lions goalkeeper David Forde raced out of his area to head clear a long ball which Davies headed straight back into the net from a full 35 yards out.

The visitors did level the score ten minutes later, but McInnes wanted to remain on the subject of Davies' effort.

McInnes told Sky Sports: 'Steve has metal plates in his head from previous injuries. That's how he generated the power find the net from so far out.

'Actually he is a lad with great ability. I can't recall seeing a goal quite like that before, although I think Derek Johnstone once scored a similar one for Rangers from about 25 yards.'


But the City manager did have to admit that his side were guilty of wasting chances that should have given them all three points on offer.

He went on: 'Millwall battled hard for their point, but we missed two great chances in the second half when Albert Adomah and Steve Davies missed the target.

'Had either one of those gone in I think it would have been a different story. But we have to be more resilient when defending crosses.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Andy999 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday October 3 2012

Time: 12:57PM

Your Comments

Its not just missed chances although some misses were shocking last night. Its also the defence who dont seem to know their arse from their elbow.
tommytiger
Its not just missed chances although some misses were shocking last night. Its also the defence who dont seem to know their arse from their elbow.
tommytiger
Things were not helped by the toned down atmosphere, it was like a morgue in their last night. Terrible support
Billy The Fish
Things were not helped by the toned down atmosphere, it was like a morgue in their last night. Terrible support
Billy The Fish
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Bristol City Articles

The Managers Speak: Rochdale v City. (Sunday August 24 2014)

Stats: Rochdale v Bristol City (Saturday August 23 2014)

Evans: Agard 'Money Motivated' (Friday August 22 2014)

Wynter Joins Cheltnham On Loan (Friday August 22 2014)

Exeter Sign Former City Defender (Friday August 22 2014)

Refwatch: Mark Haywood, Rochdale (a) (Thursday August 21 2014)

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. Tax Dodger 24
2. webbo12 20
3. Lollipop Licker 16
4. salty balls 16
5. Shed 8 15
6. biffo bear 14
7. Cannon Fodder 10
8. Obe Wan 8
9. Dung Heap 7
10. bollickchops 6

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Fleetwood 4 3 1 0 4 10
2. Peterborough 4 3 0 1 2 9
3. Preston 4 2 2 0 5 8
4. Bristol City 4 2 2 0 2 8
5. Barnsley 4 2 1 1 3 7
6. Swindon 4 2 1 1 3 7
7. MK Dons 4 2 1 1 2 7

Breaking League News

DRFC Date set for Fulham clash
Doncaster : 29/08/2014 21:04:00
Team News: Rochdale v Bradford
Bradford : 29/08/2014 20:17:00
Team News: MK Dons v Crawley
Crawley : 29/08/2014 19:21:00
DRFC Will Rovers bring away form to the Keepmoat?
Doncaster : 29/08/2014 19:00:00
Doncaster Rovers v Oldham - History
Doncaster : 29/08/2014 19:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Colchester
Suggested By:  
Fielding 1%
Williams 0%
Flint 0%
Ayling 0%
Smith 0%
Elliott 14%
Little 0%
Freeman 0%
Cunningham 0%
Wilbraham 85%
Baldock 0%
Pack - 65' 0%
El-Abd - 65' 0%