Select a Team

Prev Game: Sky Bet League Two Sat 24th Sep

prev game - Cheltenham Town
team 1 score team 2
Yeovil 4 - 2 Cheltenhm

Next Game: Sky Bet League Two Tue 27th Sep

next game - Cheltenham Town
team 1 score team 2
Cheltenhm 19:45 Stevenage

Yates rues poor Robins defence

Last Updated: 18/09/11 12:10pm

  • Share:
Yates: Poor defending costly for Robins

Yates: Poor defending costly for Robins

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Cheltenham manager Mark Yates bemoaned his team's generous defence after the Robins slipped to a 4-1 defeat at AFC Wimbledon.

Goals from Ricky Wellard, Jack Midson and Rashid Yussuff, along with a Steve Elliot own goal, condemned Cheltenham to only their second defeat in seven outings.

And that left Yates to reflect on a disappointing afternoon.

"I thought we were the better team for half-an-hour, but we conceded two poor goals and we have had to chase it," he said.

"We allowed them to show the ability we knew they had and we made too many bad decisions that led to goals, and that has ultimately cost us at the end of the day.

"The old adage of goals changing games certainly applied today because I thought the game was there to win in the first half until the lapses cost us."

  • Share:

Most Popular

Features

Luton manager's Spanish start

Luton manager's Spanish start

Interview with Luton manager Nathan Jones as he discusses life in Spain and preparing for management.

Sky Bet League Two 2016/17 guide

Sky Bet League Two 2016/17 guide

Promotion contenders? Dark horses? Top scorer? We preview the new Sky Bet League Two season...

VOTE: 2016/17 League Two table

VOTE: 2016/17 League Two table

Who'll finish where in this season's Sky Bet League Two? Rank the teams ahead of the big 2016/17 kick-off...