Vital Football

Latest Bristol City News

Barnsley 0 Bristol City 0

Barnsley
0 - 0
Bristol City

Oakwell

Satyrday 25th October 2008 3:00pm

Attendance: 11,

Referee:

A drab affair in the cold Yorkshire drizzle. City managed one attempt at goal of note, Gavin Williams sweetly struck shot from 30 yards with the outside of his right foot. I was celebrating the goal with Moeller rooted to the spot but the ball curled agonisingly wide. After that it was backs to the wall. We had more of the first half but in the second half Barnsley ran us ragged. Stern John made his debut as a second half substitute but barely got a kick such was Barnsleys dominance. We had the poor finishing of Hume and Macken to thank for keeping the score goalless. Macken had to score when left totally unmarked on the right of the penalty area didn't he? No, he hit his shot wide. I think I might have scored from there. Macken was also late in a challenge on Jamie McAllister which is likely to see him out of action for a few weeks with a broken toe. The game was marred more by Olympic diving contestant Rob Kozluk; one perfect dive earned a first half free kick which Basso saved comfortably, a second dive (with pike) saw him rightly booked and penalty claims turned away in injury time. The referee, by the way, was awful.

Star Player

Gavin Williams - again.


Writer:CiderJar
Date:Tuesday October 28 2008
Time: 4:53AM

Comments

0
these are the games you ought to be winning really....if you want to challenge for auto promotion....
lincolnblue
28/10/2008 08:57:00
0
The goals will come soon enough...Stern John is hungry to score goal and soon as he settle in they goals will come.
ArabianKnight
28/10/2008 20:29:00
0
and then another draw to the blades....... ....but at least it wasnt a defeat I suppose !!!
lincolnblue
30/10/2008 10:48:00
0
Awaiting your report on the Sheff Utd game?
gloucblade
30/10/2008 20:32:00
0
a pointgained really as barnsley are tricky at oakwell,well done.
bluemooner_mcfc
22/03/2009 23:29:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Site Journalists

S.O.B.
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Nottingham Forest v Bristol City
Suggested By:
Bristol City win0%
Nottingham Forest win0%
Draw0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 26 18 1 7 55 29
2 Brighton 25 16 6 3 54 23
3 Leeds Utd 26 15 3 8 48 11
4 Reading 25 14 4 7 46 3
5 Huddersfield 26 14 4 8 46 0
6 Sheff Wed 26 13 6 7 45 6
7 Derby County 26 11 7 8 40 5
8 Fulham 25 10 9 6 39 13
9 Preston 26 11 6 9 39 3
10 Barnsley 26 11 5 10 38 4
11 Norwich 26 11 4 11 37 3
12 Birmingham 26 9 9 8 36 -5
13 Aston Villa 26 8 11 7 35 1
14 Ipswich 26 9 7 10 34 -3
15 Brentford 26 9 6 11 33 0
16 Wolves 26 8 8 10 32 -1
17 Q.P.R. 26 9 5 12 32 -11
18 Cardiff 25 8 6 11 30 -10
19 Bristol City 26 8 3 15 27 -3
20 Forest 26 7 6 13 27 -8
21 Burton 26 6 7 13 25 -10
22 Blackburn 26 6 6 14 24 -12
23 Wigan 26 5 7 14 22 -9
24 Rotherham 26 4 4 18 16 -29
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 (view all)

Jan 21 2017 3:00PM : Nottingham Forest (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Aston Villa (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Burnley (a)
FA Cup
Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Sheffield Wednesday (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 4 2017 3:00PM : Rotherham United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 11 2017 3:00PM : Derby County (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.luigi BCFC3
Vital Football Comment