UK time is: 05:58:55
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Calderwood Happy With Top Spot

Nottingham Forest took over from Swansea as League 1 leaders for the first time this season, with their 2-0 victory against Port Vale at the City Ground.

Forest boss Colin Calderwood told the BBC. 'Let's not kid ourselves, we wouldn't want to be in any other place because we haven't been there so far this season. We ended up with a regulation home win, that's how I would describe it. In the first half we created one or two excellent opportunities, but in the second half we got the job done.'

It wasn't the most emphatic display seen this season, but it will give supporters and players the belief that this season may just be the one where the turnaround in fortunes begins. The side has improved immensely on the failings of last season, but clearly still have a way to go before the job is finished. Calderwood is delighted and the fans are too. If they can find the consistency needed to stay at the top, then maybe, just maybe we'll get out of this division.




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

The Journalist

Writer: guinless Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday December 23 2007

Time: 3:42PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Forest v Rovers: Match Preview (Friday October 24 2014)

Stats: Watford v Nottingham Forest (Friday October 24 2014)

All MikHail Antonio!! (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Watford v Forest Championship Preview (Monday October 20 2014)

No Bargain Hunt!!! (Friday October 17 2014)

On The Reid To Recovery! (Monday October 13 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 369
2. Jimmy Gordon 250
3. JWJW 193
4. Calvin Plummer 191
5. i am a tree 173
6. da fuq 170
7. the jock 161
8. arthursleftball 159
9. Ingy 144
10. LyttleByLyttle 122

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Bournemouth 1 - 2 Forest
Watford 2 - 2 Forest
Sheff Wed 0 - 1 Forest
Millwall 0 - 0 Forest
Cardiff 2 - 1 Forest
Wigan 0 - 0 Forest

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Bournemouth 14 7 3 4 14 24
5. Middlesbrough 14 7 3 4 7 24
6. Norwich 14 6 5 3 10 23
7. Forest 14 5 7 2 7 22
8. Blackburn 14 6 4 4 1 22
9. Charlton 14 5 7 2 1 22
10. Ipswich 14 5 6 3 4 21

Breaking League News

Karanka happy with display
Middlesbrough : 25/10/2014 23:11:00
Rotherham : 25/10/2014 22:28:00
Honours even between challengers
Middlesbrough : 25/10/2014 22:06:00
Eight Bar Blues..as Cherries hit record
Bournemouth : 25/10/2014 21:54:00
McClean Double Downs Derby
Derby County : 25/10/2014 21:46:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Djamel Abdoun is yet to find a new club - would you keep him to see if he can turn his Forest career
Suggested By:  OKD
Yes - given current injuries 68%
No - get rid asap 32%