Vital Football

Latest Arsenal FC News

Gilberto: Chelsea Have No Respect

Gilberto: Chelsea Have No Respect

After Arsenal hard earned point at the Bridge on Sunday, stand in captain, Gilberto has slammed the Blues for their lack of respect for the match officials.

As Tim Stillman reported after the game, for each and every decision in the match, the Chelsea captain and his buddies would be in the ref's ear, obviously a ploy forged by Josie considering the post-match pictures of him whinging at the ref as he walked off the pitch.

Well, Bert didn't like it.

'They should respect the referee more, all their fouls there were two, three, four players around the referee putting him under pressure.' Said Gilberto.

'It's not good because the referee tried to do his best. If he is under pressure it is much more difficult.'

'They know the referee was doing his job very, very well.'

'Especially when Ashley Cole got booked, they tried to put him under pressure to book our players. It's not the kind of game everybody wants to see.'

On the flip side of the coin Mr Silva was a model captain and kept his young charges in line throughout the game, and with any hint of a kerfuffle, he was there to diffuse the situation.

A true role model to all.


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

Writer:Rocky7
Date:Tuesday December 12 2006
Time: 11:14AM

Comments

0
Damn straight, Terry is a dispicable little *******. England has the captain it deserves. A classless, overhyped piece of garbage. (Who was constantly put on his arse by Adebayor).
Little Dutch
12/12/2006 11:20:00
0
To see Terry, Lampard and Cole pointing out Arsenal players they believed should be booked only makes me more grateful we don't have English players.
hatespur
12/12/2006 12:08:00
0
Ill be honest I dont like seeing it and yes we do do it. I am going to do a piece on it tomorrow for Vital-Chelsea so you want to add your tuppence worth, and I suspect you may, then feel free to pop by. In the meantime - yeah, ok, its not something we like to see and I would like to see it stamped out. I think many of you are using it as an excuse to have a pop at Chelsea as if we are the only team that does it. We do ourselves no favours by doing it, although if it wasnt this im sure youd find something else that we are doing that is ruining football etc.
OLASAL
12/12/2006 12:10:00
0
Oh but hatespur, that's a foreign thing don't you know? To quote Shearer, "that doesn't happen over here."
Little Dutch
12/12/2006 12:10:00
0
Yeah that's what grates with us Arsenal fans I believe. Finger's are always pointed at foreigners so by extension Arsenal F.C. There was a STARK difference in behaviour on Sunday and it definately wasn't 'the whining cheating whinging Johnny Foreigner' that was embarassing the game....
PeterUK
12/12/2006 12:22:00
0
I wonder which nationality Shearer believes the Neville bros', Rio, Rooney, J.Cole, A.Cole, Terry, Lampard are the rest are then? OLASAL, fair play for admitting it, there are times when I get as *****ed off with Lehmann for some of his antics (Spurs 2004 in particular) and with Wenger for some of his post match comments, but thankfully we don't seem to crowd the referee on every decision he makes.
hatespur
12/12/2006 12:25:00
0
OLASAL - Honest as usual, but you'll find that your boys are in the ref's face almost every game this season, but this is the first time we've reported it, because we've just played you, plus it's also fun to have a poop :P
Rocky7
12/12/2006 12:33:00
0
Fun to poop? Take a copy of the Telegraph in with you eh? ; )
OLASAL
12/12/2006 12:36:00
0
To be fair ive not seen you lot do it since Viera was there.
OLASAL
12/12/2006 12:37:00
0
That's a rather embarassing typo!!! But I do enjoy a good shi...............(I think I'll leave it there!!
Rocky7
12/12/2006 12:40:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Arsenal Articles

Stats: Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal

All the stats from Tottenham Hotspur (2) vs (0) Arsenal, White Hart Lane, 30/04/17 Att:

Tottenham v Arsenal - Team Sheets

Arsenal go to White Hart Lane as the visitors to Tottenham for the latest Premier League game.

Tottenham v Arsenal - Follow Live On Twitter

Arsenal go to White Hart Lane as the visitors to Tottenham today, this will be a 4:30pm kick-off.

Wenger Praises Attitude & Holding

Manager Arsene Wenger has been praising the attitude and consistency of the Arsenal side as we respond to earlier poor form and Rob Holding has also come in for praise.

Archived Vital Arsenal Articles

Vital Arsenal articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Arsenal
Write For Vital Arsenal
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Tottenham MotM
Suggested By:
Cech60%
Gabriel0%
Koscielny20%
Monreal0%
Oxlade-Chamberlain0%
Xhaka20%
Ramsey0%
Gibbs0%
Ozil0%
Sanchez0%
Giroud0%
Sub-Welbeck0%
Sub-Bellerin0%
Sub-Walcott0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 34 26 3 5 81 43
2 Spurs 34 23 8 3 77 49
3 Liverpool 34 19 9 6 66 28
4 Man City 34 19 9 6 66 28
5 Man Utd 34 17 14 3 65 26
6 Arsenal 33 18 6 9 60 22
7 Everton 35 16 10 9 58 20
8 WBA 34 12 8 14 44 -4
9 Southampton 33 11 8 14 41 -5
10 AFC Bournemouth 35 11 8 16 41 -13
11 Leicester City 34 11 7 16 40 -12
12 Stoke 35 10 10 15 40 -13
13 Watford 33 11 7 15 40 -17
14 Burnley 35 11 6 18 39 -14
15 West Ham 35 10 9 16 39 -15
16 Crystal Palace 35 11 5 19 38 -10
17 Hull City 35 9 7 19 34 -31
18 Swansea 35 9 5 21 32 -29
19 Middlesbrough 35 5 13 17 28 -19
R Sunderland 34 5 6 23 21 -34
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Arsenal Results (view all)

Arsenal Fixtures (view all)

Apr 30 2017 4:30PM : Tottenham Hotspur (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 7 2017 4:00PM : Manchester United (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 13 2017 3:00PM : Stoke City (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 21 2017 3:00PM : Everton (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.jordanwelch6
2.phreddy2
3.Jimmy the Saint1
Write for Vital Football