Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Plenty of Blanks
We had thirty-two of our Golden Goal teams in action and it was not all that good news for our top teams.
In the English Championship, ASTON VILLA drew 0-0 at home to MIDDLESBROUGH to pick up their third blank score sheet of the season with no goals in their last two games. Brough also picked up their third. BOLTON have failed to score in their last three games and now four over the season as they lost 1-0 at home to SHEFFIELD UNITED. United hit goal number 12. LEEDS UTD are now on a total of 23 goals as they win 2-0 at home to BIRMINGHAM who picked up their fifth blank score sheet and now three in a row. NORWICH drew 0-0 at home to BURTON ALBION and that was their second blank and Burton’s fourth. Top of the table CARDIFF lost 3-0 away to Preston and that is their first blank score sheet of the season after a run of eight games. It’s 12 goals for QUEENS PARK RANGERS as they drew 2-2 at home against Millwall. After not scoring in their last two games BRENTFORD are now on 13 goals as they lost 2-1 away to Sheffield Wednesday. SUNDERLAND lost 1-0 at home to Nottingham Forest and that is their third blank of the season. WOLVES drew 3-3 at home to Bristol City to take their goals tally to 14 goals.
In League One CHARLTON picked up their second blank score sheet after they lost 3-0 at home to WIGAN who are now on 14 goals. FLEETWOOD picked up their highest score of the season as they won 3-2 at home to Bury. Fleetwood have now scored in all of their seven games. PORTSMOUTH lost 3-1 away to Northampton and they are on 8 goals. It’s 16 goals for BRADFORD as they drew 2-2 away to Oxford. PETERBOROUGH are also on 16 goals as they win 2-0 at home to MK DONS. The Dons have now had three blank score sheets in nine games. PLYMOUTH lost 3-1 at home to Blackpool to pick up goal number six. After not scoring in their last three games, DONCASTER are now on 12 goals as they lost 2-1 away to Rochdale. SCUNTHORPE lost 1-0 at home to BLACKBURN to pick up their second consecutive blank score sheet and now three for the season. Blackburn are now on 14 goals. SOUTHEND picked up their fourth blank score sheet as they lost 1-0 away to Shrewsbury.
In League Two EXETER are on 14 goals as they win 2-1 away to Barnet. COLCHESTER drew 1-1 at home to Chesterfield and they are on a total of 12 goals. COVENTRY won 2-0 at home to Carlisle and they take their goals total to 9. LINCOLN CITY are on 11 goals as they win 1-0 away to FOREST GREEN who picked up their third blank score sheet. After a tow game dry spell for goals, LUTON are now on 15 goals as they win 2-0 at home to PORT VALE who picked up their fifth consecutive blank score sheet. MANSFIELD picked up their second blank score sheet as they drew 0-0 at home to Wycombe.