UK time is: 13:29:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Lambert Fined, Fans Banned & U`s On Compo Claim


Paul Lambert was last week fined 750 and warned about his future conduct within the same 24-hour period as two Norwich fans received indefinite bans from attending Carrow Road.

This delayed fallout from the season`s opening game between Colchester United and Norwich City in Norfolk also prompted the U`s to reaffirm their stubbornness over compensation for Lambert.

The former Colchester manager, offered City`s job inside seven days of co-ordinating their record 7-1 defeat, was reprimanded by the Football Association last Tuesday for a tirade against an official in his last game at United. That incident, against Yeovil, came just hours before Norwich contacted U`s Chairman, Robbie Cowling, to ask permission to instantly appoint the Scott.

On Wednesday, Colchester held a press conference to unveil former City youth coach and Premier League manager, Aidy Boothroyd as Lambert`s replacement.

Cowling and club Chief Executive, Steve Bradshaw, confirmed before Vital Colchester and others in the assembled media, that negotiations regarding compensation over Lambert still look set for a tribunal.

Meanwhile, those Norwich season-ticket holders, Mark and Daniel Warman, who ventured on to the pitch in sheer ire during their side`s capitulation last month, are currently forbidden from attending future home games. The pair breached club security rules and caused City undue financial loss.



Bookmark and Share


So what do you think?

Let us know with a comment below, or chat about this article in the forum. Not yet a member? Don't panic, click on the banner below to join in.




We want to know YOUR thoughts...


VITAL COLCHESTER; YOUR VOICE, YOUR CHOICE!


VITAL COLCHESTER IS 100% UNOFFICIAL - FOR THE FANS, BY THE FANS!












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



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

The Journalist

Writer: Matt_Us Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday September 8 2009

Time: 12:55PM

Your Comments

I enjoyed that article...!!! lol Up the U's!
StevieG Col U
Very funny that the two idiots probably paid around 500 for their season tickets and got to see 25minutes of the U's pummelling there team. 20 per minute of football!!
ooohhJohnnieJackson
Intriguing...there was a sizeable minority down here who saw what those two did as spending 400 of their hard-earned to make it abundantly clear to the board just how angry they were with what had been done to our club over the last few years. Reckless, yes, reactionary, undoubtedly, but braver men than I...
Saturday skin
Yeah, good to get another view, Up the U's1
StevieG Col U
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Colchester United Articles

Gosport Borough Away For Colchester (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Sears And Walker In U's Talks (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Holman And Thompson Out On Loan (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Drey Wright Out For Season (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Swindon Town 2-2 The U's (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Stats: Swindon Town v The U's (Saturday October 25 2014)

Duguid Departs (Thursday October 23 2014)

The U's 2-1 Chesterfield (Thursday October 23 2014)

Stats: The U's v Chesterfield (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Team News: The U's v Chesterfield (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Archived Colchester United Articles

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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Colchester 0 - 1 Doncaster
Colchester 2 - 1 Chesterfield
Colchester 0 - 0 Bradford
Colchester 2 - 3 Sheff Utd
Bristol City 2 - 1 Colchester
Preston 4 - 2 Colchester

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Chesterfield 15 5 4 6 -1 19
12. Bradford 15 5 4 6 -1 19
13. Crawley 15 5 3 7 -10 18
14. Colchester 15 4 5 6 -1 17
15. Barnsley 14 4 4 6 -2 16
16. Port Vale 15 4 4 7 -3 16
17. Coventry 15 4 4 7 -7 16

Breaking League News

Will City or O's Break Their Duck?
Coventry : 31/10/2014 13:00:00
Pope Out For Three Months
Port Vale : 30/10/2014 21:11:00
Page Keeps Colchester Focus
Port Vale : 30/10/2014 21:01:00
Johnson - No Sentiment For City Return
Oldham : 30/10/2014 20:48:00
DRFC Bradford City v Doncaster Rovers Team News
Doncaster : 30/10/2014 20:37:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Colchester v Port Vale?
Suggested By:  Colchester Admin
Colchester win 50%
Port Vale win 50%
Draw 0%