UK time is: 14:50:23
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Wolves Beat Abysmal City

Another poor display saw Bristol City slip to another defeat, this time they were hammered 4-1 by Wolves on their own patch.

Wolves were in a state when they arrived at Ashton Gate, they had not won in nine games and pressure was mounting on manager Stale Solbakken.

However, by the time they departed they must have felt ten foot tall after being given a moral boosting win like they got today from a Bristol City side that look like they have packed in for Christmas holidays.

Well after they found themselves 4-0 down by the half time whistle, there were not too many City fans wanting to wish them a merry one.

Sylvan Ebanks-Blake, Bjorn Sigurdarson and a Kevin Doyle brace made City look second class, while all they could manage for themselves was an 85th minute Neil Danns effort which was of course not enough, no matter that it was of a different class than we are used to of late.

With no clean sheet to their name so far this season it was hardly surprising that the Robins fell behind in this game, the opening goal came after 20 minutes, Ebanks-Blake claiming his first goal in nine outings when he steered a volley from Stephen Ward goal wards and beat Heaton in the City goal.

Four minutes later and it was 2-0, simple goal with Sigurdarson crossing for Doyle to bundle the ball over the line.

It was soon 3-0 when Doyle struck again, this time he picked the ball up in his own half and ran at the Bristol goal before slotting home while the defence just stood around.

And just a minute before half-time, Sigurdarson grabbed the fourth after Ebanks-Blake teed him up.

Wolves then declared at four, but it could have been seven or eight before Dann's low drive with five minutes of the game left gave City... Well, nothing really.




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:Saturday December 1 2012

Time: 6:12PM

Your Comments

McInnes has got to go, he is the ******** love child of Satan and Maggie Thatcher. I call for him to be hung by the neck until dead.
Billy The Fish
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Bristol City Articles

Cotterill Still Happy With Progress (Monday November 24 2014)

Wasted Chances Cost says Cotterill (Sunday November 23 2014)

Preston End City's Glorious Home Run (Saturday November 22 2014)

Stats: Bristol City v Preston (Saturday November 22 2014)

Bristol City v Preston: The Team Line-Ups (Saturday November 22 2014)

City Set For Preston Test (Friday November 21 2014)

Elliott Remains Banned (Friday November 21 2014)

Roger East In Charge of City v Preston. (Thursday November 20 2014)

Fixtures Dates for Final Day (Thursday November 20 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. Shed 8 23
2. Tax Dodger 19
3. Dingo6666 19
4. Staffs Robin 18
5. BigAndy999 12
6. salty balls 12
7. Lollipop Licker 11
8. Dung Heap 10
9. Zac Dingle 10
10. biffo bear 7

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Bristol City 18 10 6 2 +14 36
2. Swindon 18 10 5 3 +15 35
3. Preston 18 10 4 4 +11 34
4. MK Dons 15 9 3 3 +14 30
5. Sheff Utd 17 9 3 5 +4 30
6. Notts County 17 8 5 4 +8 29
7. Peterborough 18 8 3 7 +5 27

Breaking League News

Notts County 1 Glovers 2 - Report
Yeovil : 24/11/2014 14:32:00
Coventry : 24/11/2014 13:00:00
Cod Army Report: Fleetwood 0 Walsall 1
Fleetwood : 24/11/2014 12:58:00
Cotterill Still Happy With Progress
Bristol City : 24/11/2014 11:59:00
Fleetwood 0-1 Walsall - Report
Walsall : 24/11/2014 08:16:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Preston
Suggested By:  
Fielding 0%
Ayling 25%
Flint 75%
Williams 0%
Little 0%
Smith 0%
Pack 0%
Freeman 0%
Bryan 0%
Agard 0%
Wilbraham 0%
Emmanuel-Thomas 69' 0%
Kane 70' 0%
Reid 85' 0%