London Lite Monday, 21 September 2009 41 ARSENAL P5 W3 D0 L2 Pts9 ARSENE WENGER said of Emmanuel Eboues revival since last years booing against Wigan: I believe he did what you have to do in our job: shut up, play and let everyone else talk. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Tom WBA (CC R3, h) 26 Fulham (a) 29 Olympiacos (CL GRP, h) Oct 4 Blackburn (h) 17 Bham (a) CHELSEA P6 W6 D0 L0 Pts18 NICOLAS ANELKA wants to open talks over a contract extension, saying: If I have the chance, of course I want to finish my career at Chelsea. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Wed QPR (CC R3, h) 26 Wigan (a) 30 Nicosia (CL GRP, a) Oct 4 Liverpool (h) 17 Aston Villa (a) FULHAM P5 W2 D0 L3 Pts6 ROY HODGSON refused to blame the Europa League match against Sofia for their 2-1 loss at Wolves. He said: It certainly had nothing to do with that. Another team entirely played in Sofia.. NEXT FIVE GAMES:WedManCity(CC R3,a)26Arsenal(h)Oct1Basle(ELGrp,h)4 WestHam(a)19Hull(h) TOTTENHAM P6 W4 D0 L2 Pts12 JAMIE OHARA will not make his loan move to Portsmouth permanent. Spurs boss Harry Redknapp said: I like Jamie as a player and I didnt want him to go. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Wed Preston (CC R3, a) 26 Burnley (h) Oct 3 Bolton (a) 17 Portsmouth (a) 24 Stoke (h) WEST HAM P5 W1 D1 L3 Pts4 MATTHEW UPSON and Valon Behrami will miss tomorrows Carling Cup clash with Bolton. The pair were both substituted in the defeat to Liverpool. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Tom Bolton (CC R3, a) 28 Man City (a) Oct 4 Fulham (h) 17 Stoke (a) 25 Arsenal (h) CHAMPIONSHIP CRYSTAL PALACE P7 W2 D2 L3 Pts8 JOHANNES ERTL won the backing of Palace boss Neil Warnock after the narrow 1-0 win over Derby. The Eagles chief said: Johnny worked really hard. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat WBA (a) 29 Sheff Wed (h) Oct 3 Blackpool (h) 17 Cardiff (a) 20 Leicester (a) QPR P7 W2 D4 L1 Pts10 DEPUTY MD, Ali Russell, praised the 5,900 QPR fans who have snapped up tickets for Wednesdays Carling Cup tie at Chelsea. He said: Once again, our supporters have shown just what QPR means to them by coming out in great numbers to support the cub. NEXT FIVE GAMES:WedChelsea(CC R3,a)26Barnsley(h)30Newcastle(a)Oct 3 Swansea (a) 17 Preston (h) READING P8 W1 D3 L4 Pts6 BRENDAN RODGERS blasted his team after they let a two-goal lead slip to lose 3-2 to Peterborough. He fumed: We were tactically naive. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Watford (h) 29 Preston (a)Oct3 Middlesbrough (h)17 WestBrom(a) 20 QPR(a) WATFORD P8 W3 D4 L1 Pts13 MALKY MACKAY has been taken aback by the impact his young players have had during Watfords impressive start to the season. He said: The courage of these young guys is unbelievable. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Reading (a) 29 Coventry (h) Oct 3 Cardiff (a) 17 Middlesbrough (a) 20 Ipswich (a) LEAGUE ONE BRENTFORD P8W2D4L2Pts10 CARL CORT admits he must change his game if hes to get off the mark for Brentford. He said: Ill have to change my game again and be a bit more selfish. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Yeovil (a) 29 Southend (h) Oct 3 Swindon (h) 9 Hartlepool (a) 17 Orient (a) CHARLTON P8 W6 D2 L0 Pts20 PHIL PARKINSON hopes the injury suffered by Lloyd Sam isnt as serious as first thought. He said: Lloyd Sam had a tight hamstring so we took him off as a precaution. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Exeter (h) 29 Colchester (a) Oct 3 Leeds (a) 6 Barnet (h) 10 Oldham (h) GILLINGHAM P8 W3 D1 L4 Pts10 CHAIRMAN Paul Scally never wants to deal with Charlton again after target Chris Dickson joined Bristol Rovers on loan. He fumed: I dont really want to have any dealings with Charlton. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Norwich (h), Oct 3 Southampton (a) 6 Norwich (JPT R2, h) 10 Wycombe (h) 13 Brighton (a) LEYTON ORIENT P8 W1 D3 L4 Pts6 GERAINT WILLIAMS wants answers after the 2-1 defeat at Stockport. He said: We have work to do to turn things around. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Millwall (h) 29 Norwich (a) Oct 3 Wycombe (a) 6 Brighton (JPT R2, h) 10 Colchester (h) MILLWALL P8 W2 D4 L2 Pts10 KENNY JACKETT was relieved to pick up his first win in seven games. He said: Its going to be a better weekend in the Jackett household. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Orient (a) 29 Yeovil (h) Oct 3 Tranmere (h) 10 Swindon (a) 17, Stockport (a) SOUTHEND P8 W2 D5 L1 Pts11 JEAN-YVES MVOTO and Johnny Herd both suffered hip injuries in the 3-2 win at Brighton. We will know more in the next couple of days, said manager Steve Tilson. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Oldham (h) 29 Brentford (a) Oct 3 Stockport (a) 6 MK Dons (JPT R2, a) 9 Southampton (h) WYCOMBE P8 W1 D2 L5 Pts5 PETER TAYLOR insisted he will not enter the loan market for a target man after Saturdays defeat to MK Dons. Weve got one in Matt Harrold, Taylor said.NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Swindon (a) 29 Tranmere (h) Oct 3 Orient (h) 10 Gillingham (a) 17 Colchester (h) LEAGUE TWO BARNET P8 W4 D3 L1 Pts15 IAN HENDON wil ring the changes after the 2-2 draw with Bradford. The first half was the worst performance this season, he said. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Rotherham (a) 29 Dag & Red (h) Oct 3 Grimsby (h) 6 Charlton (JPT R2, a) 10 Rochdale (a) DAG & RED P8 W6 D1 L1 Pts19 FORMER Daggers star Solomon Taiwo admits he is finding life tough in The Championship with his new team Cardiff. He said: Coming from League Two I have to adjust to the pace of the game. NEXT FIVE GAMES: Sat Morecambe (h) 29 Barnet (a) Oct 3 Hereford (a) 10 Darlington (h) 17 Bradford (h) Fixtures are subject to change LONDON CALLING Yourclub-by-clubguidetoalltheteamsinandaroundthe capital.Keepupwiththelatestnewsonyourclubeveryday PREMIER LEAGUE P W D L F A PTS CHELSEA 6 6 0 0 15 3 18 MANUTD 6 5 0 1 15 6 15 LIVERPOOL 6 4 0 2 16 9 12 MANCITY 5 4 0 1 11 6 12 ASTONVILLA 5 4 0 1 8 3 12 TOTTENHAM 6 4 0 2 12 10 12 ARSENAL 5 3 0 2 17 8 9 SUNDERLAND 6 3 0 3 9 9 9 BURNLEY 6 3 0 3 5 10 9 STOKE 6 1 3 5 8 7 8 BIRMINGHAM 6 2 1 3 3 4 7 WOLVES 6 2 1 3 5 8 7 EVERTON 5 2 0 3 7 10 6 FULHAM 5 2 0 3 4 7 6 WIGAN 6 2 0 4 4 12 6 WESTHAM 5 1 1 3 5 6 4 BOLTON 5 1 1 3 6 8 4 BLACKBURN 5 1 1 3 4 8 4 HULL 6 1 1 4 5 13 4 PORTSMOUTH 6 0 0 6 3 12 0 CHAMPIONSHIP P W D L F A PTS WESTBROM 8 6 2 0 20 7 20 NEWCASTLE 8 6 1 1 13 4 19 MIDDLESBRO 8 5 1 2 14 9 16 PRESTON 8 4 3 1 15 9 15 SHEFFUTD 8 4 3 1 14 9 15 CARDIFF 8 4 1 3 12 7 13 BLACKPOOL 8 3 4 1 11 7 13 WATFORD 8 3 4 1 13 11 13 LEICESTER 8 3 4 1 10 8 13 BRISTOLCITY 8 3 4 1 8 8 13 COVENTRY 8 3 2 3 10 11 11 QPR 7 2 4 1 7 5 10 SCUNTHORPE 8 3 1 4 11 15 10 SHEFFWED 8 2 3 3 14 12 9 DONCASTER 8 1 5 2 8 10 8 CRYSTALPAL 7 2 2 3 6 10 8 DERBY 8 2 1 5 10 13 7 PETERBOROUGH 8 1 4 3 10 13 7 NOTTMFOREST 8 1 4 3 8 11 7 SWANSEA 8 1 4 3 3 8 7 READING 8 1 3 4 6 11 6 BARNSLEY 8 1 2 5 6 14 5 IPSWICH 8 0 4 4 8 15 4 PLYMOUTH 8 0 2 6 7 17 2 LEAGUE ONE P W D L F A PTS LEEDS 8 7 1 0 16 4 22 CHARLTON 8 6 2 0 18 6 20 BRISTOLROVERS 8 6 0 2 13 6 18 MKDONS 8 5 2 1 10 6 17 COLCHESTER 8 4 2 2 16 8 14 HUDDERSFIELD 8 4 2 2 18 11 14 SWINDON 8 3 4 1 8 10 13 SOUTHEND 8 2 5 1 12 9 11 GILLINGHAM 8 3 1 4 14 11 10 MILLWALL 8 2 4 2 7 7 10 BRENTFORD 8 2 4 2 8 9 10 WALSALL 8 2 4 2 8 9 10 STOCKPORT 8 2 3 3 10 12 9 NORWICH 8 2 3 3 13 16 9 EXETER 8 2 3 3 8 11 9 OLDHAM 8 2 3 3 7 10 9 CARLISLE 8 2 2 4 8 11 8 HARTLEPOOL 8 2 2 4 6 9 8 BRIGHTON 8 2 2 4 9 16 8 YEOVIL 8 1 3 4 10 13 6 LEYTONORIENT 8 1 3 4 11 16 6 WYCOMBE 8 1 2 5 8 14 5 TRANMERE 8 1 0 7 7 20 3 SOUTHAMPTON 8 1 5 2 7 8 -2 LEAGUE TWO P W D L F A PTS BOURNEMOUTH 8 7 0 1 13 4 21 DAG&RED 8 6 1 1 19 9 19 ROTHERHAM 8 5 2 1 12 6 17 BARNET 8 4 3 1 12 7 15 ALDERSHOT 8 4 2 2 13 9 14 ROCHDALE 8 4 2 2 13 9 14 SHREWSBURY 8 4 2 2 14 12 14 NOTTSCOUNTY 8 4 1 3 20 8 13 CHELTENHAM 8 3 4 1 12 10 13 CREWE 8 4 0 4 10 8 12 BRADFORD 8 3 3 2 12 15 12 BURTONALBION 8 3 2 3 13 12 11 CHESTERFIELD 8 3 2 3 11 11 11 PORTVALE 8 2 4 2 9 7 10 LINCOLNCITY 8 3 0 5 7 11 9 ACCSTANLEY 8 3 0 5 7 13 9 BURY 8 3 0 5 5 11 9 GRIMSBY 8 3 0 5 7 14 9 MORECAMBE 8 1 5 2 12 16 8 HEREFORD 8 1 4 3 10 12 7 NORTHAMPTON 8 2 1 5 11 14 7 TORQUAY 8 2 0 6 9 14 6 MACCLESFIELD 8 1 3 4 8 16 6 DARLINGTON 8 0 1 7 3 14 1 Southampton deducted 10pts for administration LITESPORT LITE&BITTER Gotanaxetogrind?Doithere... RE MANC DERBY (L&B 18/09) United steal a winner in added Fergie time, again. Whats the point in a bloke standing up with a board saying four minutes when the referee goes on to play seven? K Norris RE MANC DERBY (L&B 18/09) So thats why he bought Michael Owen! Chinster RE SPURS (L&B 18/09) typical Keane, doesnt go down when he should, looks a plonker when he does. But referee Webb got it badly wrong. Its a penalty or book Keane. Chinster RE MAYWEATHER (L&B 18/09) how ridiculous was what Mayweather said about being a bigger star if he was white. Michael Jordan? legend. Too many blows to the head, eh Floyd? C Louzado To be considered for publication, texts must be submitted with name and address or postcode. Please restrict messages to 25 WORDS. Thanks. >>Text TELLUS to 65800 followed by a space and your messageEach text costs 50p plus standard network charges >>Text LL RANT to 65400 Terms apply. See thisislondon.co.uk/lite Warnock has star Ambrose glad all over Well take it on the chin, says Parky CHARLTON boss Phil Parkinson has told his players to take it on the chin after their 2-2 draw at Norwich. He said: There were a lot of positives from the performance and were still unbeaten after eight games. Norwichs goal shouldnt have stood, but we must take it on the chin and move on. BRENTFORD manager Andy Scott was furious after their 3-1 defeat against Bristol Rovers. He said: At times we were all over the place. Some of the performances were unacceptable. LEYTON ORIENT lost 2-1 to Stockport while MILLWALL beat Huddersfield 3-1. In League Two, Paul Benson scored his eighth goal of the season to give DAGENHAM a narrow 1-0 win over Burton. Boss John Still said: Its another result that gives us a chance to compete with the big clubs at the top of the league. LEAGUE ONE & TWO CRYSTAL PALACE midfielder Darren Ambrose,whoscoredthewinnerina1-0 win over Derby, is relishing life under manager Neil Warnock. The winger, who signed as a free agent after suffering relegation with Charlton last season, netted in the second-half. He said: Neil is a fantastic man-man- ager and I am enjoying playing under him. Itisagoodrelationshipatthemoment and I hope it stays that way. He is renowned for bringing the best out of people. On-loan Arsenal striker Jay Simpson scored both goals in Queens Park Rang- ers2-0winatCardiff --whichmanager J i m M a g i l t o n d e s c r i b e d a s perfection. Simpson opened his Hoops account on 19 minutes before firing home again five minutes before the break. Magilton said: We were clinical and Jay Simpson scored two good goals to earn just reward for a g reat performance. HeidarHelgusonalsopickedupastun- ning brace on his return to Vicarage Road to earn Watford a point in the 3-3 thriller against Leicester. HornetsbossMalkyMackaysaid:He worked hard and his combinations with Danny Graham were excellent. Matty Fryatt put the Foxes 2-0 up with his double before Danny Graham and Helguson leveled things up. Helgusons second almost earned Mackay a dra- matic win but for Dany NGuessans injury-time effort. THE CHAMPIONSHIP BY JAMES GOLDMAN Eagle eye: Ambrose celebrates Saturdays winner index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html36.html37.html38.html39.html40.html41.html42.html43.html44.html45.html46.html47.html