Date:Sunday September 10 2006
Hull manager Phil Parkinson has accused defender Radhi Jaidi of play acting and being responsible for the dismissal of Jon Parkin is yesterdays match.
Blues won the hard fought battle 2-1 in the end but the controversial moment came when second half substitute Jon Parkin was sent off for a second bookable offence.
The player had only been brought onto the pitch with 12 minutes of time to play so to put himself in the position of being sent off for two bookable offences is hardly the fault of Jaidi.
Even if he did make a meal of it, as Parkinson accuses, if Parkin hadn't put in such a challenge then Jaidi would've had nothing to make a meal of.
Speaking to the press Hull's manager said:
'I thought the sending off was very harsh. The reaction of players to innocuous challenges like that sometimes influence a referee's decision.
'Did he make a meal of it? I felt it was just a routine challenge, the kind you get 50 times in a game. I thought the sending off was harsh.'
Bruce said however:
'Their manager must have great eyes because from where I'm sitting I can't tell what has happened. I haven't seen video evidence and I'm not going to pass comment.'
Watford Host Birmingham (Saturday April 18 2015)
Birmingham Prepare for Blackburn Visit (Tuesday April 14 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)
Birmingham Collapse at Bournemouth (Tuesday April 7 2015)
Jones Set To Trouble Birmingham (Monday April 6 2015)
Birmingham Face Tough Bournemouth Test (Monday April 6 2015)
|12. Sheff Wed||44||14||17||13||-5||59|
|16. Leeds Utd||44||14||10||20||-12||52|
|Wolves foiled by the tractor boys
» Wolves : 18/04/2015 20:13:01
|Cathcart Stunner Puts Watford Top
» Watford : 18/04/2015 20:10:00
» Blackburn : 18/04/2015 19:55:00
|Ten Cherries not good enough for the dozen
» Bournemouth : 18/04/2015 19:42:01
|Howe: Our job is clear
» Bournemouth : 18/04/2015 19:36:01