Vital Football

Latest Exeter City News

City set for Southampton trip

City set for Southampton trip

Exeter City are set to play their first game since the 18th December as they travel to St Mary`s to face Southampton.

Troy Archibald-Henville returns from a one match ban to give Paul Tisdale a fully fit squad to pick from.

Southampton will be hoping that Danny Butterfield recovers from a gashed leg he picked up against Huddersfield last time out. Victory could see The Saints move into the automatic promotion places for the first time this season.

In this fixture last season goals from Lloyd James, Neal Trotman and Papa Waigo helped Saints to a 3-1 success over the Grecians.

The game sees Tisdale return to the club where he spent 8 years as a player. Speaking to Radio Devon:

'I've got fond memories of playing for Southampton and spending a lot of my time there, so I'm definitely looking forward to this particular game.

'Obviously we're there to get a result, but it will be an enjoyable day for me whatever.

'It's a big game, there's no doubt about it, and Southampton are playing some really good football so I'd imagine a big, big occasion.'



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

Writer:Kithson Bain
Date:Friday December 31 2010
Time: 1:42PM

Comments

0
Good luck today folks. Hopefully you will enjoy a good game but allowing us to keep the three points.
SFC Forever
01/01/2011 13:10:00
0
Sorry you guys had to suffer a four goal loss but your team did well until our second goal went in and a goal before then could have turned the game on it's head. Good luck for rest of season.
SFC Forever
01/01/2011 19:32:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Exeter City Articles

September TV Selections Made - Soon To Be Announced

Sky Sports selected their TV picks for the month of September last week and fans will know which games have effected on Wednesday.

Academy Sides Now Drawn For EFL Trophy 2017

A short time ago the EFL finally announced who would be playing which Academy side in this year's EFL Trophy.

Groups To Be Confirmed For EFL Trophy 2017/18

Following on from the earlier draw for clubs in League One and Two, the 16 invited Category One...

EFL Trophy Group Stage Info 2017

With the announcement of the Category One Academy clubs that had been invited to participate in this year's EFL Trophy yesterday, here are the full...

Archived Vital Grecians Articles

Vital Grecians articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Grecians
Write For Vital Grecians
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Cambridge v Exeter
Suggested By:
Exeter win61%
Cambridge win26%
Draw13%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Exeter City Results (view all)

Exeter City Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football