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Football News Roundup – December 9, 2012



  • Burton v Accrington preview
    Team news ahead of Sunday afternoon's League Two clash between Burton and Accrington at the Pirelli Stadium.
  • Clark rues missed opportunity
    Birmingham manager Lee Clark was disappointed after his side's 1-0 defeat to Wolves at Molineux.
  • Win a relief for Solbakken
    Wolves manager Stale Solbakken felt a weight had been lifted after his side beat Birmingham 1-0 to end a woeful run at Molineux.
  • Cook lauds Vale old boy
    Paul Cook credited ex-Port Vale striker Marc Richards for providing the catalyst to a 2-0 victory for Chesterfield.
  • Lambert: Sub Bent did fine
    Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert admitted he was happy enough with the performance of striker Darren Bent in his side's 0-0 draw at home to Stoke City.
  • Late relief pleases Pearson
    Leicester boss Nigel Pearson was a relieved man after seeing his promotion-chasing side snatch a late equaliser at home to relegation strugglers Barnsley.
  • Reid form pleases O'Driscoll
    Nottingham Forest manager Sean O'Driscoll heaped praise on Andy Reid after the 2-0 win over Burnley at the City Ground.
  • King gaffe gifts Wolves win
    Birmingham striker Marlon King's bizzare own goal was enough to give Wolves a 1-0 win over their Midlands rivals at Molineux.
  • Clarke blast for ref Jones
    West Brom manager Steve Clarke launched a scathing attack on referee Mike Jones after Arsenal triumphed 2-0 at Emirates Stadium courtesy of two contentious penalties.
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