UK time is: 11:22:47
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Ronnie Moore Says First Half Unacceptable

Ronnie Moore told www.tranmererovers.co.uk that the first half wasn`t acceptable and cost us the game against Carlisle.

He explained: 'The first 45 minutes was unacceptable. We've spoken about tempo and turning them and for some reason in the first half we were kicking 60 and 70 yard balls which is not us. We pass, pass and then turn them." Adding, 'We're top of the league but we can't turn up with seven players. We're not Manchester United, we can't get scrape a 2-1 win. We have to have eleven men up and at them, closing down and stopping people from playing. We never had that in the first half and it was comfortable for Carlisle."

Can you imagine the dressing room at half time? Actually, probably better not.

He also says that the ref had a nightmare but did admit the sending off was correct.

He told BBC Radio that the incident that led to Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro being sent off was a 'stupid thing to do` and that the striker would be fined. See: Seeing Red Costs Akpa Akpro 3 Match Ban

Match stats: Click Here




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday February 4 2013

Time: 1:20PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Tranmere Rovers Articles

Frustration Reigns For Edwards (Monday September 29 2014)

Carlisle Utd 1 Tranmere 0 (Monday September 29 2014)

Stats: Carlisle v Tranmere (Saturday September 27 2014)

Edwards Speaks Following Exeter (Monday September 22 2014)

Stats: Tranmere v Exeter (Saturday September 20 2014)

Davies Joins On Loan (Friday September 19 2014)

Progress Continues For Edwards (Thursday September 18 2014)

Stats: Tranmere v Newport (Wednesday September 17 2014)

Hartlepool Utd 0 Tranmere 0 (Monday September 15 2014)

Stats: Hartlepool v Tranmere (Saturday September 13 2014)

Archived Tranmere Rovers Articles

List All Vital Tranmere Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Carlisle 1 - 0 Tranmere
Tranmere 0 - 0 Newport
Tranmere 1 - 1 York
Tranmere 1 - 2 Exeter
Tranmere 2 - 1 Morecambe
Tranmere 2 - 3 Cheltenham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Exeter 10 3 3 4 -3 12
18. Dag & Red 10 3 2 5 -4 11
19. Cambridge 9 3 1 5 2 10
20. Tranmere 10 2 3 5 -2 9
21. York 10 1 6 3 -4 9
22. Hartlepool 10 2 2 6 -9 8
23. Oxford 10 1 4 5 -4 7

Breaking League News

September... The month that was
Portsmouth : 02/10/2014 11:02:00
Boss Calls For Consistency
Northampton : 02/10/2014 09:15:00
Hands Up But No Dwelling
Morecambe : 02/10/2014 09:13:00
Boss Taking A Hard Line
Carlisle : 02/10/2014 09:11:00
Carlisle Linked With Former International
Carlisle : 02/10/2014 09:10:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Carlisle MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
fon Williams 0%
Donacien 0%
Davies 0%
Holmes 0%
Ihiekwe 0%
Kirby 0%
Power 0%
Baggie 0%
Gill 0%
Richards 0%
Donnelly 0%
Sub - Stockton 0%
Sub - Fanimo 0%
Sub - Koumas 0%