Vital Football

Latest WBA News

Mowbray On Derby Defeat

Mowbray On Derby Defeat

Tony Mowbray watched his West Brom side dominate the game against Derby yesterday and still lose, but he insists there is no need to panic just yet.

Things looked well for the Baggies when Richard Chaplow put them into a 26th minute lead against the Rams, by the way they were playing it looked like a case of how many would they score.

But chances were wasted, not least Nathan Ellington who missed an open goal at the offset of the second half and that should have wrapped up the game.

But back came Derby and they equalised through Oakley when he lashed an unstoppable shot into the top corner and then three minutes later Barnes headed the home side in front.

Mowbray said after the game: 'Perhaps we were a bit naive at times and wasteful in front of goal but there are another 30 games to go and there's no need to be concerned.

'We have got a very disappointed dressing room because the players know they didn't get what they deserved.

'I wouldn't knock the strikers, we were creating a lot of chances and if they all went in it could have been an embarrassing scoreline.

'Things need tinkering with a little bit but I'm only three weeks into the job and the signs are positive'.


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

Writer:
Date:Sunday November 5 2006
Time: 12:48PM

Comments

0
That's football for ya
Tigerphil
05/11/2006 13:39:00
0
yep .. well said phil... we have had the same issue at Hull ... you riule the game from start to finish and then a daft error costs you the game....still there's always someone else worse off than you....
ernshaw
08/11/2006 22:27:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Leicester To Return For Evans

It's being reported that Leicester City are to return with a second bid for centre half Jonny Evans.

West Brom To Act As Safe Standing Pilot

West Bromwich Albion have officially confirmed that they have offered The Hawthorns to the Premier League and are willing to act as a pilot scheme for safe standing.

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

2017/18 Final Weekend Details

With the release of the Premier League fixtures last week and last Wednesday seeing the EFL following suit, the full details for the final weekends across...

Archived Vital Baggies Articles

Vital Baggies articles from

Site Journalists

Baggy Boy
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Swansea MotM
Suggested By:
Foster16%
Nyom6%
Dawson2%
Evans4%
M Wilson2%
Yacob30%
Morrison4%
Fletcher2%
Livermore4%
Brunt2%
Rondon16%
Sub - McClean4%
Sub - Robson-Kanu6%
Sub - Leko2%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent West Bromwich Albion  Results (view all)

West Bromwich Albion  Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football