Vital Football

Latest Birmingham City News

Myhill Gets the Praise from Hughton.

Myhill Gets the Praise from Hughton.

Birmingham fight back against West Ham on Boxing Day did not pass without comment from manager Chris Hughton.

He must have thought it was one of those days after falling a goal behind so early and then missing a host of chances to get back into the game before success finally came late on through Murphy.

There was also a mention for Boaz Myhill who pulled off good saves to stop West Ham increasing their lead.

He said: 'Over the 90 minutes it was a fair result. I was pleased with finished so strongly.

'It is very tough when you concede so early in a game particularly against a team as good as West Ham.

'We were indebted to Myhill's save just before half-time which kept us in the game.

'I still felt, even in the first half, when we were not at our best that we could still create opportunities and put them under the pressure.

'You can see why West Ham where they are. They certainly have quality, power and pace. They are a strong physical side which will win them points.

'If there was going to be a winner it would probably have been us but over the 90 minutes a draw was a fair result.

'Murphy also did well for us. He is in very good form and it was needed and he scored at just the right time.'



JOIN US ON...http://www.facebookloginhut.com/facebook-login/

FOLLOW ON...http://www.facebookloginhut.com/facebook-login/



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

Writer:Foxxy
Date:Wednesday December 28 2011
Time: 12:54PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Officials - Millwall v Birmingham (21/10/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Millwall and Birmingham City this Saturday.

Player Focus: Chiekh Ndoye

Rob Wildey shines the spotlight on Chiekh Ndoye

Birmingham City must overcome Jekyll and Hyde tendencies

Rob Wildey says Blues mustn't get carried away after a last week's impressive win

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (18/10/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for the season of 2017/18.

Archived Vital Birmingham Articles

Vital Birmingham articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Heslop
Editor email
Profile
Christopher Handy
no email
Profile
Saskia Bowes
no email
Profile
Rob Wildey
no email
Profile
Luke Turner
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How will Blues do against Millwall?
Suggested By:
Win 55%
Draw7%
Lose38%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Birmingham City Results (view all)

Birmingham City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Le Hane20
2.Ohio14
3.David Village8
4.Rob Wildey16
5.WayCoolBlue4
6.Bluesince19801
7.greatsince681
8.Kramer1
The Vital Football Members League