UK time is: 17:38:16
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

We can beat Chelsea...on FIFA

Nottingham Forest defender Julian Bennett has told The Sun that his side can beat Chelsea, after playing them on his Playstation.

The 23-year-old former Saddlers defender is set to face up to Shevchenko and friends in the fourth round of the FA Cup, and Benno reckons his side have what it takes, despite their previous meeting being on a football game.

Using games consoles has worked for sportsmen in the past, especially in Formula 1, where current World Champion Fernando Alonso used his Playstation to become familiar with tracks around the world. And despite having never driven on some of the tracks, except electronically, he won those races. Does the former Walsall centre-back have a point?

Also, Nottingham Forest manager Colin Calderwood has also told a daily tabloid that he nearly crashed his car when he heard that Forest were to play Chelsea in the FA Cup fourth round.

All of this is completely true!!!




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: Saddler 13 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday January 9 2007

Time: 11:13AM

Your Comments

What an idiot! Still, funny story
number_13
It's all lies.... he was playing Pro Evo!
goddammit
Mersons Training still in place different class
Big No 9
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Walsall Articles

Crawley v Walsall - Preview (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Keeping Butler Was Too Expensive (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Butler Returns To Sheffield United (Monday October 20 2014)

Michael Cain Signs On Loan (Monday October 20 2014)

The Guest Blog - Season 2, Episode 10 (Sunday October 19 2014)

Walsall 0-1 Crewe Alexandra (Saturday October 18 2014)

Walsall Team To Face Crewe (Saturday October 18 2014)

Davis Praises Walsall and Smith (Friday October 17 2014)

Walsall v Crewe - Preview (Friday October 17 2014)

Mantom Back In Training! (Thursday October 16 2014)

Archived Walsall Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. john baker 6

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Walsall 0 - 0 Bradford
Walsall 3 - 1 Preston
Walsall 0 - 1 Crewe
Scunthorpe 2 - 1 Walsall
Port Vale 1 - 1 Walsall
Oldham 2 - 1 Walsall

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Gillingham 13 3 4 6 -6 13
19. Yeovil 13 3 4 6 -9 13
20. Leyton Orient 12 2 6 4 -2 12
21. Walsall 13 2 6 5 -3 12
22. Port Vale 13 3 3 7 -6 12
23. Scunthorpe 13 3 2 8 -11 11
24. Crewe 13 3 1 9 -19 10

Breaking League News

Crewe sign striker
Crewe : 21/10/2014 17:23:00
Mellor Returns To First Team Contention
Oldham : 21/10/2014 17:19:00
Haynes Moves To Crewe On Loan
Notts County : 21/10/2014 17:15:00
Crawley v Walsall - Preview
Walsall : 21/10/2014 15:27:00
Crewe confident for clash
Crewe : 21/10/2014 14:01:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who is the best keeper we have had since Jimmy Walker?
Suggested By:  
Clayton Ince 25%
Richard O'Donnell 75%
Other 0%