Date: 11th February 2010 at 2:24pm
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The very likeable Bristol City boss, Gary Johnson, has admitted his side “were second best all over the park” in the 2-0 defeat to Watford then waxed lyrical about the Hornets frontline who rocked his Robins.

Johnson reserved special praise for H and Danny ‘oh so nearly Golden again` Graham after the Hornets hitmen pulled his makeshift defence all over the place for 45 first half minutes at least.

The City boss stated “They bullied us in the first half – the centre forwards got hold of everything and we got hold of nothing. [Watford`s] strikers were lively, moving our lads around a lot and causing us all sorts of problems throughout the first half”.

He even admits that the second half ‘improvement` (???) was because City`s gameplan at half time was to “get stronger with the Watford front 2“.

Whilst a lot of the noise out of the Hornets camp was about clean sheets and the much improved defensive showing – since the arrival of Tiny – it’s good that our attacking prowess looks as solid as ever…

Maybe, just maybe this will send a message to Malky that playing 4-5-1 away from home perhaps isn`t the answer & that Danny Boy & H is a partnership that is worth pursuing?