UK time is: 20:44:17
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Dann: Chamakh Conned The Ref.

Scott Dann felt hard done by after the defeat to Arsenal and insisted that the decision to award a penalty to the home side for no reason was the turning point in the game.

Dann said that Marouane Chamakh dived in the 40th minute, which everyone watching the game apart from referee Martin Atkinson noticed.

Samir Nasri scored from the spot just seven minutes after Nikola Zigic had given Blues the lead. Chamakh himself then helped himself to what proved to be the winner just a couple of minutes after the half time break.

Dann however, maintains that he did not touch the Moroccan.

'I definitely didn't touch him 100 per cent,' he told Sky Sports.

'I've seen the replay and it is a tough decision for the referee but I know the lad who has gone down knows it's not a penalty and he's conned the referee.

'He's on the way down before he got near me. My foot is there but he's just took a dive. The referee has got a tough decision to make from the angle he is at. I know I didn't touch him and the lad knows he's gone over and he's done it for his team but I don't think it's right.



Join us on FACEBOOK




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: Foxxy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday October 17 2010

Time: 7:46PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
He is a gooner no surprise their...Alot of their players have been guilty of it in the past.
P.Avfc
Report Abuse
17/10/2010 19:53:00

I agree, wenger is a massive moaning git yet his players get away with dirty tackles and diving all over the place
phillips
Report Abuse
17/10/2010 20:29:00

I would put them down as one of the biggest pile of cheating slimeballs in the english leagues
Big Trev
Report Abuse
17/10/2010 20:32:00

Chamakh is Ronaldo Mark Two. minus the skills, the pace or the intelligence. What does that leave you with? The diving and the hairstyle.
DubaiSpur
Report Abuse
18/10/2010 06:22:00

And no one lambasts Dann for probably the most stupid kick out I've seen... he was asking for it, he was lucky if he didnt catch him... so chamakhs a cheat I'm sure he wont be the last striker to go down looking EVERY team has several. In my opinion Dann is simply deflecting attention for a stupid challenge
jim4pompey
Report Abuse
18/10/2010 11:01:00

Yeah but you are lower league trash so nobody gives a flying one about your opinion
Big Trev
Report Abuse
18/10/2010 14:08:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Preview: Birmingham v Charlton (Saturday April 25 2015)

Blues in Late Win (Thursday April 23 2015)

Birmingham Away at Reading (Wednesday April 22 2015)

Watford Host Birmingham (Saturday April 18 2015)

Birmingham City 2-1 Wolves (Sunday April 12 2015)

Blues Debutante Dazzles Wolves (Sunday April 12 2015)

Blues Good for Their Wolves Win (Sunday April 12 2015)

Wolves Pose Tough Test (Friday April 10 2015)

Bournemouth 4-2 Birmingham City (Tuesday April 7 2015)

Archived Birmingham City Articles

List All Vital Birmingham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Wolves 45 21 12 12 12 75
9. Blackburn 45 16 16 13 6 64
10. Charlton 45 14 18 13 -3 60
11. Birmingham 45 15 15 15 -11 60
12. Forest 45 15 14 16 3 59
13. Cardiff 45 15 14 16 -5 59
14. Sheff Wed 45 14 17 14 -6 59

Breaking League News

RUFC - Jordan Wants To Start
Rotherham : 25/04/2015 20:02:00
RUFC - Evans Post Norwich
Rotherham : 25/04/2015 19:44:01
Bowery Earns Millers A Point
Rotherham : 25/04/2015 19:18:01
Toothless Royals lose again
Reading : 25/04/2015 19:09:01
A Vital Victory For Ipswich Town!
Ipswich : 25/04/2015 18:20:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Birmingham City v Charlton
Suggested By:  
Home win 100%
Draw 0%
Away win 0%