Vital Football

Latest York City News

Mills urges calm

Mills urges calm

<div style='background-color: #CC0033;'><a href='http://www.rsspump.com/?web_widget/rss_ticker/news_widget' title='News Widget'>News Widget</a></div>

York City boss Gary Mills has urged calm ahead of a couple of crucial games at Bootham Crescent.

"When I went over to clap the fans on Saturday, one supporter stuck two fingers up at me" - Gary Mills
This evening the Minstermen entertain title-chasing Gillingham before relegation-threatened Barnet arrive in a traditional 'six-pointer' at the weekend.

Following their heavy 4-0 weekend defeat at Wycombe Wanderers, struggling York are without a win in six games and currently seven points clear of the drop-zone - although each of the bottom two have a game in hand.

"We've lost a couple of matches but we're not bottom of the League. We are seven points above the relegation zone," Mills told The Press. "People have got to calm down a little bit. If we pick up three points tonight, we will be close to the top half of the table. We could move up four places and be ten points clear of the bottom two if we beat Gillingham."

Mills also assured that there was no chance of him walking away from the challenge despite seemingly increased dissatisfaction from a section of the support in light of recent performances.

"When I went over to clap the fans on Saturday, one supporter stuck two fingers up at me and told me what that meant but I won't be doing that," he promised.

* YORK CITY FC * PLAY-OFF WINNERS 2012 * FA TROPHY WINNERS 2012 * YORK CITY FC * PLAY-OFF WINNERS 2012 * FA TROPHY WINNERS 2012 * YORK CITY FC * PLAY-OFF WINNERS 2012 * FA TROPHY WINNERS 2012 * YORK CITY FC * PLAY-OFF WINNERS 2012 * FA TROPHY WINNERS 2012 *

Join The Vital Debate

Exclusive to Vital ! Read now ! The Vital Boxing John H Stacey Interview



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

Writer:Vital York
Date:Tuesday February 12 2013
Time: 12:32PM

Login to post a comment

Recent York City Articles

York City v Worcester City

York City's most recent FA Trophy campaign ended memorably on the highest of highs and a Wembley final victory against Newport County in May 2012.

In stark contrast this latest one discovers the club at probably the lowest-ever point in its far too often turbulent history; certainly in terms of current league standing, and with a record-equalling eighteen games without a victory thrown in for good measure.

But hope definitely isn't lost, although the ongoing and seemingly endless

Recent loanee joins rivals

York City's recent loanee midfielder Charlie Cooper has joined National League rivals Forest Green Rovers in a similar arrangement.

East Yorkshire Carnegie Ladies v York City Ladies

York City Ladies need to really lift themselves for the weekend visit to East Yorkshire Carnegie after suffering one of their heaviest defeats in recent times.

Winger ready for former club

Daniel Nti is back from suspension and looking to help York City knock former club Worcester City out of the FA Trophy this weekend.

Archived Minstermen.net Articles

Minstermen.net articles from

Site Journalists

Winehouse
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Who should lead the attack for the second-half of the season?
Suggested By: Vital York City
Jon Parkin65%
Richard Brodie13%
Both11%
Neither11%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Tranmere 24 15 5 4 50 18
2 Lincoln 23 15 4 4 49 27
3 Forest Green 23 14 5 4 47 21
4 Dag & Red 24 14 3 7 45 10
5 Barrow 22 12 8 2 44 20
6 Dover Athletic 23 14 1 8 43 13
7 Macclesfield 22 11 4 7 37 10
8 Chester 24 9 9 6 36 11
9 Boreham Wood 23 10 6 7 36 6
10 Aldershot 24 10 6 8 36 4
11 Eastleigh 23 9 8 6 35 7
12 Gateshead 24 9 7 8 34 11
13 Bromley 24 9 5 10 32 -2
14 Sutton 23 8 5 10 29 -6
15 Wrexham 24 7 8 9 29 -10
16 Solihull Moors 23 7 5 11 26 -9
17 Torquay 23 7 4 12 25 -8
18 Maidstone 24 7 4 13 25 -17
19 Woking 23 6 5 12 23 -8
20 Southport 23 5 6 12 21 -23
21 Braintree 22 5 5 12 20 -16
22 Guiseley 24 4 6 14 18 -13
23 North Ferriby 24 5 3 16 18 -25
24 York 24 3 8 13 17 -21
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent York City Results (view all)

York City Fixtures (view all)

Dec 17 2016 3:00PM : Torquay United (H)
Conference National
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : North Ferriby United (a)
Conference National
Jan 1 2017 3:00PM : North Ferriby United (H)
Conference National
Jan 7 2017 3:00PM : Dover Athletic (a)
Conference National
Jan 21 2017 3:00PM : Barrow (H)
Conference National
Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Aldershot Town (a)
Conference National
The Vital Football Members League