Vital Football

Latest Barnsley FC News

Davey's delight with Derby win

Davey's delight with Derby win

Simon Davey was delighted with his team's 2-0 victory over Derby County at Oakwell.

Talking to barnsleyfc.co.uk:

'I have to give all the credit to my players. They have worked extremely hard for the first five games of the season without getting their rewards in four of those.'

Barnsley were the only team in the Championship without any points prior to yesterday's crucial clash at Oakwell, with Derby awaiting their first win of the season.

'I thought both sides looked nervous at times and you could expect that when you look at the runs we were on. Sometimes players do things that they wouldn't normally do.

'Something had to turn for us and I thought we looked a different side after the goal. It has been a long month for us and we were overdue a win.'

Iain Hume smashed in a phenomenal half-volley on 72 minutes that sent the Oakwell crowd bonkers, ten minutes later the £1.2M man swung in a peach of a corner for Stephen Foster to nod home.

'Iain (Hume) did extremely well. He scored a magnificent goal and put over a great corner for the second.'




Win £1,000,000 every week with Man of the Match®

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

Writer:MattyG
Date:Sunday August 31 2008
Time: 12:58PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Barnsley Articles

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Sky Confirm TV Selection Windows For 2017/18

With the release of the EFL fixture lists on Wednesday morning, Sky Sports have released their outline giving fans an idea of when television selections will be made this season.

2017/18 Final Weekend Details

With the release of the Premier League fixtures last week and last Wednesday seeing the EFL following suit, the full details for the final weekends across...

30 Minute Halves - No Rebounds On Penalties?

The International Football Association Board are investigating a variety of rule book changes when it comes to the future of football.

Archived Vital Barnsley Articles

Vital Barnsley articles from

Site Journalists

Vital Tyke
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Norwich man of match
Suggested By:
Davies18%
Bree3%
Roberts3%
MacDonald2%
Yiadom3%
Scowen3%
Morsy40%
Hourihane3%
Kent3%
Winnall3%
Bradshaw5%
Hammill5%
Payne3%
Janko6%
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Barnsley Results (view all)

Barnsley Fixtures (view all)

Vital Football Comment