UK time is: 21:07:36
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Jones Angry At Referee

Cardiff City boss Dave Jones watched his side claw their way back into the game with Luton at Kenilworth Road last night then launched an attack on referee Andy Woolmer.

Jason Koumas orchestrated a fantastic fight back by the Bluebirds, but had referee Woolmer been doing his job properly then Cardiff could have been heading home with all three points instead of just the one.

Cardiff had got the game back to 3-3 after being 2-0 and 3-1 down, but the chance of winning the game was taken away when Woolmer ignored claims for a stone wall penalty after Kevin Nicholls brought down Koumas.

Jones fumed: 'Coming back from two goals down should feel like a win, but when you see the performance of the referee it feels like a loss.

'For me to have a go at an official takes an awful lot, but the assessor should be showing the referee and the linesman a tape of that game.

'For the pair of them to miss that is unacceptable at this level or any level.

'When two teams are knocking seven bells out of each other trying to get out of this division you expect a better job.

'We get paid, well paid, but he gets paid and he hasn't done his job today.

'The pair of them bottled it and I use that word because there are stronger ones I could use.

'Somebody should look at them and give them a break or a holiday - they need it because they're clearly not up to this level.

'It was a great comeback to get a point, but if the referee had done his job properly I could be saying it was a fantastic comeback.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


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

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday February 15 2006

Time: 8:41AM

Your Comments

No good moaning at refs, it doesn't help.
FEn_100
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Vital Preview: Fulham v Cardiff (Friday August 29 2014)

Vincent Tan: Justified? (Thursday August 28 2014)

Bournemouth In Round Three (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Ole Pleased With Port Vale Win (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Vital Report: Port Vale 2 Cardiff 3 (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Stats: Port Vale v Cardiff (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Vital Preview: Port Vale v Cardiff (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Rotation Continues For Ole (Monday August 25 2014)

Ole - Wolves Deserved It - Sort Of (Sunday August 24 2014)

Vital Report: Wolves 1 Cardiff 0 (Sunday August 24 2014)

Archived Cardiff City Articles

List All Vital Cardiff Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Wolves 1 - 0 Cardiff
Cardiff 3 - 1 Huddersfield
Cardiff 1 - 0 Wigan
Blackburn 1 - 1 Cardiff

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Charlton 4 2 2 0 2 8
6. Sheff Wed 4 2 2 0 2 8
7. Derby County 4 2 1 1 4 7
8. Cardiff 4 2 1 1 2 7
9. Millwall 4 2 1 1 2 7
10. Blackburn 4 2 1 1 0 7
11. Bournemouth 4 2 0 2 3 6

Breaking League News

Middlesbrough (A) Match Preview
Reading : 29/08/2014 20:54:00
Another poor week in transfer market
Blackpool : 29/08/2014 20:37:00
LUFC Leeds in talks with Clarke
Leeds Utd : 29/08/2014 20:33:00
Blackpool look for first win
Blackpool : 29/08/2014 20:29:00
Away From Home: Dyer, McGugan, Deeney
Watford : 29/08/2014 20:26:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

League Cup - Port Vale
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Moore 1%
Barnum-Bobb 0%
John 0%
Ralls 0%
Oshilaja 0%
Torres Ruiz 0%
Wolff Eikrem 0%
Kim Bo-Kyung 0%
Javi Guerra 33%
Macheda 66%
Dikgacoi 0%
Sub:-Burgstaller 0%
Sub:-Harris 0%
Sub:-Velikonja 0%