Nottingham Forest - Modest Pemberton - Pleased For Players
UK time is: 04:54:02
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Modest Pemberton - Pleased For Players

The 3-0 win over Manchester City in the 3rd round of the FA Cup, must be credited in no small part to Forest caretaker manager John Pemberton. The reserve team manager took charge of first team affairs following the sacking of Colin Calderwood on Boxing Day and his two games in charge have both brought victories.

Hopefully the Forest hierarchy haven't missed a trick in not appointing Pemberton, who not only has the victories over Norwich and Man City to his name, but the Pontins League title that he won with the Stiffs. Understandably he was delighted with the win over Premiership City, but he rather modestly gave the credit to his players.

Pemberton told the official site. 'It has been a tough week, but the response and support I've had from the players has been magnificent. It was pretty special - I'm obviously really pleased, but most of all I'm proud of the players.'

The 3-0 win puts Forest in the hat for the 4th round draw that takes place this afternoon. The draw can be seen live on ITV1 at approximately 3.25pm.




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: guinless Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday January 4 2009

Time: 8:55AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
well done lads......you thoroughly deserved your win.......City were rubbish......good luck to you in your next game in the cup, whoever it is......
lincolnblue
Report Abuse
04/01/2009 10:44:00

there was only one team in it from what I saw!
merlin
Report Abuse
04/01/2009 16:15:00

Isn't it nice to see us on the back pages for our performance on the pitch instead of problems off it. Well done lads bring on the sheep
jimpanzee
Report Abuse
05/01/2009 11:39:00

Took my nipper & we both really enjoyed it, Forest made city look very poor!
Our Kids Dad
Report Abuse
05/01/2009 14:47:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Jutkiewicz And O'Hara Linked (Wednesday May 27 2015)

Pre Season Tour Of Sweden (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Forest Know 2015-16 Opponents (Monday May 25 2015)

Mills Holds Forest Talks (Sunday May 24 2015)

Chettle's Second Chance? (Monday May 18 2015)

Reported Target Released By Bolton (Saturday May 16 2015)

Archived Nottingham Forest Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Jimmy Gordon 493
2. PVH 394
3. Calvin Plummer 239
4. the jock 209
5. orbitalforest 191
6. da fuq 190
7. ZedRed 170
8. Pope John XXIII 163
9. MrsBrownsBoys 156
10. LyttleByLyttle 133

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Cardiff 46 16 14 16 -4 62
12. Charlton 46 14 18 14 -6 60
13. Sheff Wed 46 14 18 14 -6 60
14. Forest 46 15 14 17 2 59
15. Leeds Utd 46 15 11 20 -11 56
16. Huddersfield 46 13 16 17 -17 55
17. Fulham 46 14 10 22 -21 52

Breaking League News

Potential Signings- Full Backs
Reading : 27/05/2015 22:05:00
PWU Podcast Special - Boycey Is In The House
Wigan : 27/05/2015 21:32:01
Thomas Called Up For Under-20s
Derby County : 27/05/2015 21:30:00
Opinion: Some Reading fans are glad Federici has departed.
Reading : 27/05/2015 21:22:00
LUFC Head chopped by Cellino
Leeds Utd : 27/05/2015 20:52:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Cardiff MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Darlow 6%
Kane 4%
Hobbs 0%
Lascelles 9%
Mancienne 4%
Lansbury 4%
Gardner 4%
Vaughan 4%
Burke 4%
Blackstock 22%
Antonio 0%
Sub - Akpom 4%
Sub - Paterson 4%
Sub - Osborn 31%