UK time is: 08:28:13
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

We Need Clean Sheets

In the most 'stating of the bleedin obvious' article today, Radhi Jaidi says we need to keep clean sheets.

I say sack the laundry workers then!

Speaking to the local press, the ex Bolton centre half said he was unhappy that Blues are conceeding so many. Cynical fans could be heard in the background muttering a variety of things I'm too nic to repeat.

Speaking mainly on the pathetic hattrick of goals gifted to Leeds at the weekend he said:

'We could have stopped them scoring'.

So why didn't you then!?!

'They scored easy goals, we should not have conceded them like we did.

'To perform like that is not our level.

'We have to work on this and repair our positioning and concentration.

'I hate losing. As a defender, I try to stop the other team but I don't know what happened on Saturday.

'A very important thing is to keep a clean sheet first and foremost.

'All of us have to think about that, we have to have the mentality not to let the opposition score, because the goals will come at the other end.

'In our team, we have a lot of attacking quality and our strikers keep scoring, which is what you need.

'But we must try to keep a clean sheet. If we want to go forward and realise our dreams, then this is something that must happen.'

Well said that man, now stop talking about it, a few of you could do with not getting sent off, and a good few could do with putting in a performance that their wage would dictate we see slightly more often than we have done for 2 years.




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:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday September 26 2006

Time: 9:29PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Birmingham v Nottingham Forest (Saturday November 29 2014)

Birmingham Re-sign Nikola Zigic (Saturday November 29 2014)

What The Stats Say: Nottingham (Saturday November 29 2014)

Former Striker Joins Exeter City (Friday November 28 2014)

Watch: Francis v QPR (Friday November 28 2014)

Johnstone Joins Macclesfield (Friday November 28 2014)

Rowett Credits Lee Clark (Friday November 28 2014)

An Evening with Gary Rowett (Thursday November 27 2014)

Archived Birmingham City Articles

List All Vital Birmingham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Leeds Utd 18 5 5 8 -5 20
17. Fulham 18 5 4 9 -5 19
18. Millwall 18 4 7 7 -5 19
19. Birmingham 18 4 7 7 -14 19
20. Brighton 18 3 9 6 -3 18
21. Rotherham 18 4 6 8 -10 18
22. Wigan 18 3 8 7 -4 17

Breaking League News

What The Bosses Said - Sheff Weds v Latics
Wigan : 29/11/2014 08:22:00
LUFC Doukara To Down Derby?
Leeds Utd : 29/11/2014 08:11:00
Rovers Preview: Middlesbrough
Blackburn : 29/11/2014 08:03:00
Classic Clash: Leeds United 4-3 Derby County 1997
Leeds Utd : 29/11/2014 08:00:00
LUFC Redfearn backs outstanding young talent
Leeds Utd : 29/11/2014 08:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Birmingham v Nottingham Forest
Suggested By:  
Home win 27%
Draw 19%
Away win 54%