Vital Football

Latest York City News

Minstermen receive the low-down

Minstermen receive the low-down

<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 centre-back Keith Lowe is relishing the prospect of facing his former club Cheltenham Town this weekend.

"I will be passing on a few nuggets of information to try to get us a positive result" - Keith Lowe
Defender Lowe and his ex-Robins team-mate Russell Penn will be lining up against their former club after already featuring for them in the reverse fixture back in November. On that occasion the visitors twice had to come from behind to rescue
a 2-2 draw courtesy of Ryan Bowman's brace.

"I will be passing on a few nuggets of information to try to get us a positive result," Lowe told The Press. "They are a good side and have a lot of good players, both in the 11 that start and those that come off the bench, so I couldn't really single anybody out to look out for. They have a bit of everything, so we will have to be on our guard."

Meanwhile, the Wolverhampton-born stopper insists it's important to have a number of leaders in any successful side after Penn took the armband in the absence of David McGurk for the superb weekend victory at Fleetwood Town.

"You don't need just one, you need captains right through the team and I honestly think we have got that at the club because that's one of the things the gaffer has brought in," he added. "Everybody can expect to see pretty much more of what they have seen from Russ so far. He is always sharp in the tackle and likes to the keep the team ticking along by doing the simple things to get us playing."



Russell Penn - Skipper and playmaker

You can now use your social login to comment on our front page articles using your Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts!




>CITY'S GREATEST TEAMS (WEMBLEY SHOOT-OUT LEGENDS, PLAY-OFF FINAL v CREWE ALEXANDRA - MAY 1993): DEAN KIELY, ANDY McMILLAN, WAYNE HALL, NIGEL PEPPER, PAUL STANCLIFFE, PAUL ATKIN, JON McCARTHY, TONY CANHAM, PAUL BARNES, GARY SWANN, IAN BLACKSTONE; SUB: STEVE TUTILL

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Vital York
Date:Tuesday February 4 2014
Time: 12:06PM

Login to post a comment

Recent York City Articles

Video: Vanarama National League Highlights

Weekend action from the Vanarama National League as York City share a 1-1 draw at relegation rivals Woking - but still drop back into the bottom four with just one game remaining.

York City Ladies 2 York City Ladies Reserves 2

There was almost a massive shock in the North Riding FA County Cup Final as York City Ladies secured themselves a seventh title at the expense of York City Ladies Reserves.

Manchester Futsal 3 York City Futsal 1

York City Futsal experienced a first defeat of the season with a 3-1 loss to Super League North runners-up Manchester in the FA Futsal Cup first round.

City youngsters win final game

York City's Under-18s wrapped up their league campaign with a single-goal victory at Doncaster Rovers on Saturday.

Archived Vital York Articles

Vital York articles from

Site Journalists

Winehouse
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Should Sean Newton be moved back into midfield?
Suggested By: Vital York City
Yes62%
No38%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Lincoln 44 30 7 7 97 43
2 Tranmere 45 28 8 9 92 39
3 Forest Green 45 25 10 10 85 32
4 Dag & Red 45 26 5 14 83 26
5 Aldershot 45 22 13 10 79 27
6 Dover Athletic 44 23 6 15 75 21
7 Barrow 45 20 15 10 75 20
8 Gateshead 45 19 13 13 70 23
9 Macclesfield 44 20 6 18 66 7
10 Bromley 45 17 8 20 59 -9
11 Sutton 45 15 12 18 57 -2
12 Wrexham 45 15 12 18 57 -14
13 Maidstone 44 16 9 19 57 -15
14 Eastleigh 45 14 14 17 56 -7
15 Boreham Wood 45 14 13 18 55 -1
16 Solihull Moors 45 15 9 21 54 -13
17 Chester 45 14 10 21 52 -6
18 Woking 45 14 10 21 52 -14
19 Torquay 45 13 11 21 50 -9
20 Guiseley 45 13 11 21 50 -17
21 York 45 11 16 18 49 -15
22 Braintree 45 13 9 23 48 -23
R North Ferriby 45 12 3 30 39 -48
R Southport 45 10 8 27 38 -45
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent York City Results (view all)

York City Fixtures (view all)

Apr 29 2017 12:15PM : Forest Green Rovers (H)
Conference National

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.RoweyOnTheWing 2
2.VitalYorkCity1
Vital Football Comment