Vital Football

Latest Tranmere Rovers News

Seeing Red Costs Akpa Akpro 3 Match Ban

Seeing Red Costs Akpa Akpro 3 Match Ban

Tranmere Rovers have confirmed that Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro will serve a three match ban (violent conduct) for seeing red in the match v Carlisle United at the weekend.

See stats: Tranmere 0 - Carlisle 1

The forward therefore misses games v Leyton Orient, Shrewsbury Town and Swindon Town. He can make a return for the 23/02/2013 away game v Colchester United.

Ronnie Moore was less than impressed.

He told BBC Radio Merseyside:

'What a stupid thing to do. He'll be fined, there's no doubt about that. He's let everybody down today. As good as he is, and everything else, you can't have that. We all pay for one stupid lack of professionalism.'

Be interesting to know what the maximum fine he can be given is. Surely if you miss three matches, you should lose any pay for that period?

Apply To Be A Site Editor



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

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Monday February 4 2013
Time: 1:11PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Tranmere Rovers Articles

Who Earned £'s For Euro 2016

Last summer's European Championships in France is certainly a money spinner for some - but how did clubs themselves fare when it came to players on duty?

League Three Talk Shelved (17/11/16)

Talks over extending the Football League to a fourth division - an effective League Three - have now been shelved as talks broke down.

Carlisle Utd 1 Tranmere 0

Tranmere, as things stand, are likely to be battling with our weekend opponents this season but we were on the wrong end of the scoreline on this occasion.

Carlisle United had Keith Curle in ch

Hartlepool Utd 0 Tranmere 0

A 'scrappy game' at the weekend resulted in Tranmere coming back home with a point, which away from home is always something you'll accept.

Victoria Park was the setting on Saturday afternoo

Archived Vital Tranmere Articles

Vital Tranmere articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Tranmere
Write For Vital Tranmere
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Bury MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
fon Williams8%
Ihiekwe0%
Donacien0%
Dugdale0%
Hill0%
Jennings0%
Power6%
Koumas50%
Hume12%
Donnelly6%
Odejayi0%
Sub - Omotola0%
Sub - Jago12%
Sub - Kirby6%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Lincoln 37 23 7 7 76 35
2 Tranmere 38 23 7 8 76 25
3 Forest Green 39 22 9 8 75 31
4 Dag & Red 39 22 4 13 70 18
5 Aldershot 40 19 11 10 68 21
6 Barrow 40 18 14 8 68 20
7 Gateshead 40 18 13 9 67 26
8 Dover Athletic 39 20 6 13 66 17
9 Macclesfield 37 17 6 14 57 8
10 Wrexham 40 14 12 14 54 -11
11 Eastleigh 40 13 14 13 53 0
12 Boreham Wood 40 13 13 14 52 6
13 Chester 39 13 10 16 49 2
14 Sutton 39 13 10 16 49 -6
15 Bromley 39 14 7 18 49 -13
16 Solihull Moors 40 13 9 18 48 -5
17 Guiseley 40 12 10 18 46 -14
18 Braintree 40 12 9 19 45 -17
19 Maidstone 38 12 8 18 44 -17
20 Torquay 40 11 10 19 43 -10
21 Woking 40 11 8 21 41 -17
22 York 39 8 15 16 39 -17
23 Southport 39 9 7 23 34 -39
24 North Ferriby 40 10 3 27 33 -43
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Tranmere Rovers Results (view all)

Tranmere Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Apr 1 2017 12:15PM : Wrexham (a)
Conference National
Apr 4 2017 7:45PM : Sutton United (H)
Conference National
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : Solihull Moors (H)
Conference National
Apr 11 2017 7:45PM : Forest Green Rovers (H)
Conference National
Apr 14 2017 3:00PM : Aldershot Town (H)
Conference National
Apr 17 2017 3:00PM : Guiseley (a)
Conference National
Write for Vital Football