Vital Football

Latest York City News

Perfect ten for big Jon

Perfect ten for big Jon

Veteran striker Jon Parkin took his recent goalscoring tally to ten in his last ten appearances during the weekend victory against Curzon Ashton.

After being on target in the opening 2-0 victory at Blyth Spartans back in early August, the 35-year-old missed three games due to a calf injury before then converting a couple of penalties in the 4-2 triumph at Spennymoor Town.

Since then Parkin has added further doubles against Salford City (in the FA Cup) and Brackley Town, plus additional strikes when facing South Shields, Leamington, Tamworth and now Curzon Ashton.

Those have raised his total this season to eleven in fifteen games - and overall an outstanding 27 goals in 43 appearances following his return to Bootham Crescent twelve months ago.

York City Goalscorers 2017-18: Parkin 11, Newton 4, Heslop 3, Morgan-Smith 3, Almond, 2, Parslow 2, Rankine 2, Connolly 1, Felix 1, Ferguson 1, Law 1, Rowe 1, OG 1



Prolific striker Jon Parkin scored his first goal of the season at Blyth Spartans

Video Link: BSAFC TV



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

Writer:Vital York City
Date:Sunday November 5 2017
Time: 2:00PM

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

Recent York City Articles

York City Ladies v Boldon CA Villa Ladies

York City Ladies switch their attention towards the League Cup when hosting Boldon CA Villa in a second round tie at Haxby Road on Sunday afternoon (kick-off 2.00pm).

Youth-teams winning run ended

York City youth-team's impressive winning sequence was halted by a 4-2 defeat at EFL Youth Alliance North East Division leaders Mansfield Town on Saturday.

More frustration for Gray

Manager Martin Gray was once again deeply frustrated following a 1-1 draw with lowly part-timers Alfreton Town at Bootham Crescent.

York City 1 Alfreton Town 1

York City produced another deeply uninspiring display while being held 1-1 by lowly part-timers Alfreton Town at Bootham Crescent.

That was despite midfielder Simon Heslop earning them an early fifth-minute lead that was cancelled out by former York defender Tom Allan before the break.

Manager Martin Gray earlier made a single-change from the woeful 4-1 defeat at Curzon Ashton, with goalscorer Alex Kempster given a full debut as replacement for the suspended Jon Parkin. Louis Almon

York City Archived Articles

Vital York articles from

Site Journalists

Winehouse
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Should City recall Daniel Parslow to the starting line-up?
Suggested By: Vital York City
Yes77%
No23%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent York City Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.VitalYorkCity2
2.55years supporter1
The Vital Football Members League