Nottingham Forest - The Fans Are Revolting
UK time is: 20:05:26
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

The Fans Are Revolting

The events of the last 48 hours at the City Ground have been a rollercoaster ride of emotions. After waiting for what seemed like an eternity for a signing, two come along at once. No sooner are we praising the club for the transfer coup in obtaining the services of Messrs Prutton and Chambers, than we are giving it to them large for selling, or rather giving away the likes of Cullip, Southall, Eaden and Thompson.

Now though, after another abject defeat at the hands of Carlisle and the realisation that we have less players and quality than when the window opened, fans are getting a little concerned.

It's not exactly panic stations, but the club could do worse than listen to what some of it's supporters have to say on the forums. Colin Calderwood said.

'I am content, I am really happy with the players we have left and the players we have brought in. With Danny and John Thompson having left, Luke (Chambers) will give us defensive cover and having David Prutton back will give everyone, the supporters included, a lift.' The fans however see things a little differently.

On the question of Is the team good enough for promotion Widdow said, 'I don't think it is- Have we made the same mistakes as the club did the season after Forest made the Play offs, when they didn't strengthen in the summer?

Yes, the squad has done OK, but not recently and we still have had some embarrassing results this season.

Nigel Doughty always said he would only buy players for Forest when we were in a position of strength, yet all we are hearing now is the same excuses we hear every season like we didn't want to bring in too many players as it would upset the dressing room, and we didn't want to be held to ransom etc.'

On the same subject wemaybefamous said, 'We have no creativity in the middle or out wide and have done naff all about it. Prutton is a good signing but he is not going to provide the service our strikers so desperately need.'

Do you disagree with what has been said? Do you have an opinion? Join in the debate HERE.

If you haven't already done so then register now. It only takes a minute and it's free.





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:Thursday February 1 2007

Time: 4:16PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
I'm not revolting, how very dare you!
goddammit
Report Abuse
01/02/2007 16:36:00

Indeed, something needs to change. And preferably sharpish.
Juán
Report Abuse
01/02/2007 21:25:00

Good article Guinless - I do wonder if CC sees the same game sometimes.
wemaybefamousagain
Report Abuse
01/02/2007 22:13:00

lol, well it is a little concerning. but otherwise.. CMON YOU REDS!!
wallis
Report Abuse
01/02/2007 22:27:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Hamer Up For The Fight (Friday July 31 2015)

Forest Complete Pinillos Signing (Thursday July 30 2015)

Majewski & Abdoun Depart (Thursday July 30 2015)

No Maynard Deal (Thursday July 30 2015)

New Deals For Forest Duo (Thursday July 30 2015)

No Pressure To Sell (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Forest 1-1 Swansea - Friendly (Sunday July 26 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)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Cardiff 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Charlton 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Derby County 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Forest 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Fulham 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Huddersfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

CHARLTON TALENT NEEDED TO EXPAND.
» Charlton : 03/08/2015 19:25:00
Gray Reports 'Wide Of The Mark'
» Derby County : 03/08/2015 19:21:00
LUFC Wood backing himself to score goals
» Leeds Utd : 03/08/2015 19:14:01
LUFC Dallas announcement expected on Tuesday
» Leeds Utd : 03/08/2015 19:00:01
Terrier's Finish With Barnsley Defeat
» Huddersfield : 03/08/2015 18:56:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Cardiff MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Darlow 0%
Kane 2%
Hobbs 2%
Lascelles 10%
Mancienne 2%
Lansbury 4%
Gardner 12%
Vaughan 4%
Burke 2%
Blackstock 20%
Antonio 4%
Sub - Akpom 4%
Sub - Paterson 6%
Sub - Osborn 28%