Vital Football

Latest Birmingham City News

Lingard Wins Praise From McDermott

Lingard Wins Praise From McDermott
Blues manager Lee Clark was unavailable for comment after the 4-1 demolition of Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday.

Clark had enjoyed his afternoon so much that he lost his voice during the game.

But what needed to be said was mainly about Jesse Lingard who scored all four of the goals in his first start in the league, so it was down to Terry McDermott to do the praising.

The lad ran himself ragged and he had to be substituted late in the game due to feeling exhausted.

McDermott said to reporters: 'I was a little disappointed because I thought he could have got five!

'It was fantastic for the kid but mainly for the whole team after the poor performance at Burnley last Tuesday.

'It is probably the best we have played this season and probably last season.

'We just have to continue playing to this standard and we will win a lot more games.

'For a kid so young he did exceptionally well. It wasn't as if he was playing in the Conference.

'He had only trained with us on two occasions.

'What I like about him is that he is laid-back, nothing fazes him. Before the game he just sat there for an hour hardly speaking.

'He went on to the pitch as if he was just playing another game with his mates at school. He then goes out and puts on a great display. Long may it continue.'





Invite A Friend Today, It`s Your Vital; Keep Us Alive To Thrive

Tell us what you think! Leave a comment below this story!(you can even win prizes!) for poll votes and leaving article comments.
This website is your website, so if you have an opinion, why not submit an article idea? Perhaps your idea is exactly what we need? If this interests you please contact Vital Birmingham
Set us as your home page and never miss an update!




Writer:Foxxy
Date:Sunday September 22 2013
Time: 4:58PM

Comments

0
"'It is probably the best we have played this season and probably last season. We just have to continue playing to this standard and we will win a lot more games."..... Oh if it were only that easy!
des oconnor
22/09/2013 17:08:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Blues boss in the running for Tigers job

According to reports, Gary Rowett is one of the favourites for the Hull City job

Predicted line up Vs. Port Vale

Vital Birmingham editor Tom Heslop predicts what team Gary Rowett will field at Port Vale on Wednesday evening

Opinion: Is Our Formation Too Rigid?

Sask's opinion on the formation that Birmingham City use.

Time to trust Rowett

Luke Turner on Rowett's striker search...

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)

Where do we need to strengthen in the emergency loan window?
Suggested By: Tom Heslop
In goal5%
In defence17%
In midfield5%
In attack73%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Aston Villa 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Barnsley 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Birmingham 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Blackburn 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Brentford 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Brighton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Bristol City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Burton 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Cardiff 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Derby County 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Fulham 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Huddersfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Ipswich 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Leeds Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Forest 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Preston 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Reading 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Rotherham 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Sheff Wed 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Wigan 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Wolves 0 0 0 0 0 0
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Birmingham City Results (view all)

Birmingham City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.WayCoolBlue69
2.Rob Wildey27
3.BcfcTom22
4.sotv198420
5.Matthew Elliott112
6.David Village7
7.LukeTurner4
8.Plynch3
9.Darren3aaa2
10.William Gavin12