UK time is: 04:55:07
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Davies - Not A Happy Wee Chappy

Unsurprisingly, Forest boss Billy Davies was 'disappointed' to put it mildly, with the 2-1 defeat at fellow strugglers Watford last night.

This latest defeat, puts us right back in the mire, as our fight for survival took yet another knock. In hindsight, this wasn't so much a knock, more like a swift kick to the down belows'.

Davies bemoaned his sides lack of fight and the fact that injuries have cost us once again. Talking to the BBC after the game he said. 'We knew the type of football they would play, we knew it would be a dogfight and we knew we would need to show character. There is a softness in this team that needs to be sorted out but it won't be done until next season in my opinion.'

I'm sure his words were a little more cursory that that back in the changing room, but what he meant once again, is that as usual with this lot, it was men against boys. Forest failed to show up for this game and we got what we deserved. The result leaves us just two points and two places above the drop zone. All the good work done in recent games against Reading, Preston and Swansea, now appears to have counted for nothing. Next up it's Burnley on Saturday. That'll be a doddle, eh!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Championship odds

Free 15 bet when you spend 5 on The New Football Pools

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

The Journalist

Writer: guinless Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday March 11 2009

Time: 12:49PM

Your Comments

well davies was making his excuses BEFORE the game so it doesnt suprise me.
bluemooner_mcfc
well davies was making his excuses BEFORE the game so it doesnt suprise me.
bluemooner_mcfc
Beat us then get beat off Watford?
KIPPAX
Beat us then get beat off Watford?
KIPPAX
After the last three results i thought you had turned the corner. Back to the drawing board and a dog fight.
Thaibluefan
After the last three results i thought you had turned the corner. Back to the drawing board and a dog fight.
Thaibluefan
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Forest v Leeds Match Preview (Friday December 19 2014)

Forest v Leeds - How Will It Go? (Thursday December 18 2014)

Fox - Follow The Yellow Brick Beard (Thursday December 18 2014)

Pearce - Be More Assured Against Leeds (Thursday December 18 2014)

Lascelles Bailed!! (Thursday December 18 2014)

We Needed More (Thursday December 18 2014)

Former Forest Boss Keen On Rangers (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Forest Fan Wins Transfer Fund (Wednesday December 17 2014)

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. PVH 323
2. Jimmy Gordon 259
3. LyttleByLyttle 172
4. Calvin Plummer 151
5. Ingy 137
6. Brettwilliamslipcap 135
7. Our Kids Dad 132
8. RedSmedDownUnder 129
9. toms 127
10. Polly 433 103

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Forest 1 - 1 Leeds Utd
Rotherham 0 - 0 Forest
Forest 1 - 1 Charlton
Birmingham 2 - 1 Forest
Wolves 0 - 3 Forest
Forest 2 - 1 Norwich

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
6. Watford 22 11 5 6 16 38
7. Norwich 22 9 7 6 11 34
8. Blackburn 22 9 7 6 3 34
9. Forest 22 7 10 5 5 31
10. Wolves 22 8 7 7 -7 31
11. Cardiff 22 8 6 8 -1 30
12. Charlton 22 6 12 4 -1 30

Breaking League News

Tractor Boys Tame The Boro!
Ipswich : 21/12/2014 22:56:00
Millwall 0-1 Bolton Wanderers: Player Ratings
Bolton : 21/12/2014 22:17:00
Wolves 1 Brighton 1 (Report)
Brighton : 21/12/2014 20:42:00
Rams Held By Canaries
Derby County : 21/12/2014 20:36:00
Derby County : 21/12/2014 20:34:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Leeds MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Darlow 0%
Lichaj 0%
Wilson 0%
Fox 0%
Hunt 0%
Tesche 0%
Mancienne 0%
Lansbury 0%
Antonio 0%
Fryatt 0%
Blackstock 0%
Sub:-Assombalonga 0%
Sub:-Burke 0%
Sub:-Paterson 0%