Vital Football

Latest Bristol Rovers News

Another Defeat, Another Sending Off

Wycombe Wanderers
2 - 0
Bristol Rovers

Adams Park

1st Dec 2012

Attendance: 3,740

Referee:

Mark McGhees Bristol Rovers slipped to another defeat and moved closer to the relegation zone.

McGhee made several changes to the side that drew to 3-3 at home to Bradford last Saturday. Matt Lund, Matt Gill, David Clarkson and Tom Parkes all returned to the side. It was a poor start from Rovers as they went 1-0 down after just 11 minutes, Joel Grant fired past Sam Walker in the Rovers goal. Rovers best chance fell to Dave Clarkson who headed over Michael Smiths cross.

Wycombe player manager Gareth Ainsworth came off the bench at half time and it was him who stretched Wycombe's lead. The 39 year old finished with a fine diving header to put Wycombe 2-0 up. Matt Lund was sent off in injury time for a frustrated lunge.

Rovers slipped to 22nd in League Two just one point out of the relegation zone. Rovers next game is home to Dagenham & Redbridge next Saturday.


Writer:Lenny 1883
Date:Sunday December 2 2012
Time: 11:59AM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Site Journalists

Lenny 1883
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Coventry Vs Rovers?
Suggested By: Vital Gas
Coventry Win7%
Draw12%
Rovers Win81%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Sheff Utd 39 23 10 6 79 30
2 Bolton 39 22 9 8 75 28
3 Fleetwood 39 19 12 8 69 19
4 Bradford 39 16 18 5 66 16
5 Scunthorpe 39 18 10 11 64 20
6 Southend 39 17 12 10 63 13
7 Millwall 38 16 12 10 60 8
8 Rochdale 38 16 9 13 57 6
9 Bristol Rovers 40 15 12 13 57 -1
10 Oxford 39 16 8 15 56 5
11 Peterborough 40 15 10 15 55 1
12 Walsall 39 13 14 12 53 -2
13 Wimbledon 39 12 15 12 51 1
14 Northampton 40 14 8 18 50 -6
15 MK Dons 39 12 12 15 48 -1
16 Charlton 39 10 17 12 47 3
17 Bury 40 12 10 18 46 -7
18 Oldham 40 10 15 15 45 -12
19 Gillingham 40 11 12 17 45 -17
20 Shrewsbury 39 11 10 18 43 -14
21 Port Vale 38 10 12 16 42 -17
22 Swindon 40 10 9 21 39 -18
23 Chesterfield 40 8 9 23 33 -28
24 Coventry 40 7 11 22 32 -27
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Bristol Rovers Results (view all)

Bristol Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Shrewsbury Town (H)
Sky Bet League One
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : AFC Wimbledon (a)
Sky Bet League One
Apr 14 2017 3:00PM : Gillingham (a)
Sky Bet League One
Apr 17 2017 3:00PM : Oldham Athletic (H)
Sky Bet League One
Apr 22 2017 3:00PM : Peterborough United (a)
Sky Bet League One
Apr 30 2017 12:00PM : Millwall (H)
Sky Bet League One

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Dons Gas17
2.Lenny188312
3.Rusty Gas10
4.Widnes Gas8
5.Ashton Gas7
6.Homer Simpson7
7.russgas7
8.wickwar gas7
9.G4SH34D6
10.upthegas6
The Vital Football Members League