UK time is: 07:05:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Swindon Town 3 - Southend United 0

County Ground, Swindon

17/3/2009, 7:45 pm

Attendance: 6,269

Super Swindon Batter Poor Southend

Swindon Town put on their best performance of the season to beat a woeful Southend United 3-0 at the County Ground thus ending a six game winless streak.

Town won the game after enjoying large amounts of the game with most of the possession.

On loan midfielder and former Southend United loanee Hal Robson-Kanu put Swindon ahead on 18 minutes after breaking through The Shrimpers midfield to give Town a 1-0 advantage. The Town fans were on cloud nine and the noise level rose in the Town End as the fans got well behind the team probably for the fist time this season.

Just five minutes later Town were awarded a penalty after Billy Paynter was brought down in the box.

Most fans expected Paynter to take the penalty however Simon Cox took the shot and slotted past former Town keeper Steve Mildenhall to stun Southend. Town would then play some attractive passing football for about ten minutes with Southend hardly seeing any of the ball. After Southend finally got the ball the team were given a standing ovation for their efforts.

MORE TO COME

Star Player

Kevin Amankwaah - Fantastic distribution by 'Big Kev' and has made the right back position his.




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

The Journalist

Writer: Moonraker1969 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday March 18 2009

Time: 5:15PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Great result this after the last two games - a much needed three points and gives you hope.
Thaibluefan
Report Abuse
19/03/2009 02:38:00

Great result this after the last two games - a much needed three points and gives you hope.
Thaibluefan
Report Abuse
19/03/2009 02:38:00

sounds like macca had a good game
lawz1981
Report Abuse
19/03/2009 08:04:00

sounds like macca had a good game
lawz1981
Report Abuse
19/03/2009 08:04:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Sheff Utd 2 - 0 Swindon
Swindon 3 - 1 Chesterfield
Coventry 0 - 3 Swindon
Fleetwood 2 - 2 Swindon
Swindon 1 - 0 Port Vale
Walsall 1 - 4 Swindon

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. MK Dons 27 16 7 4 +34 55
2. Bristol City 25 16 6 3 +26 54
3. Swindon 27 16 6 5 +25 54
4. Preston 26 13 7 6 +13 46
5. Chesterfield 27 10 9 8 +5 39
6. Sheff Utd 25 11 6 8 +4 39
7. Rochdale 26 11 5 10 +12 38

Breaking League News

They were better quality - Davis
Crewe : 31/01/2015 22:28:00
Crewe hammered by Dons
Crewe : 31/01/2015 22:10:00
Report: Crewe 0-5 MK Dons
MK Dons : 31/01/2015 21:55:00
The Green Man For Walsall Fans Only
Walsall : 31/01/2015 20:42:00
Preston : 31/01/2015 18:41:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will Andy Williams Re-Sign With Swindon Town?
Suggested By:  Vital Swindon
Yes For Sure 16%
Only If We Are Promoted 23%
No 46%
Unsure 15%