P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:00:50       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— MIDDLESB NTGH 1 SOUTHEND 2   Gritty Southend upset the form book and inflicted a shock defeat on Division One leaders Middlesbrough at Ayresome. Southend's Julian Hails led the way for the Roots Hall side, swivelling on the edge of the penalty area to send a shot into the corner of the net after 44. United went further ahead after 67 when Phil Gridelet struck but Middlesbrough hit back through striker John Hendrie but it was not enough to avoid defeat. ——————————————————————————————————1/11— POLL: Were Spurs let off lightly? 165 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL DATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra
P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:00:11       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— WOLVES 1 NOTTS COUNTY 0   Dutchman John de Wolf and striker Don Goodman made a winning start as Wolves scraped home against bottom of the table Notts County at a packed Molineux But it was old favourite Steve Bull who lifted boss Graham Taylor's nightmare run of three defeats on the day the club's £1.7m new signings made debuts. Bull struck after 46 minutes, sweeping in a right foot shot after young full back James Smith had put over a cross. ——————————————————————————————————2/11— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL 'FATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra
P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:50:22       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— MILLWALL 2 SUNDERLAND 0   Millwall continued their run of victories by defeating Sunderland at the New Den after a goalless first half The game sprang to life in the 54th minute when Lions' striker Mark Kennedy beat three men before planting a shot into the far corner of the net. Australian striker Dave Mitchell then added to the home team's score when Richard Cadette put him through to give keeper Alec Chamberlain no chance. ——————————————————————————————————3/11— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL WEATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra
P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:50:40       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— BARNSLEY 2 CHARLTON 1   Barnsley chalked up their seventh win in nine matches to continue their surge up the table and force struggling Charlton into deeper trouble. In difficult conditions, leading scorer Neil Redfearn rammed home an impressive drive to claim a 26th minute lead. Charlton enjoyed a second half revival before Liddell added Barnsley's second after 81. Charlton's Paul Mortimer ——llfred a 20-yard consolation after 83 ——————————————————————————————————4/11— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL DATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra
P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:50:00       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— SWINDON 2 TRANMERE 2   Battling Swindon, without a win in 10 games, were denied all three points by former England full back Gary Stevens. The Tranmere defender strode onto a Pat Nevin pass to blast home the equaliser from 25 yards in the 77th minute. Tranmere had earlier gone ahead after 10, when Steve Mungall struck his first of the season before Swindon's Paul Bodin and Jan Fjortoft regained the advantage for the home side. ——————————————————————————————————5/11— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL WEATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra
P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:52:11       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— PORTSMOUTH 1 READING 1   Veteran Reading striker Jimmy Quinn kept his side in the promotion race with a second half equaliser. The 35-year-old Northern Ireland man converted a penalty after 51 minutes after winger Michael Gilkes had been brought down by defender Alex Totten. Portsmouth had earlier taken the lead in the third minute when Gerry Creaney latched onto a flowing move to sweep home his first goal in nine games. ——————————————————————————————————6/11— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL DATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra
P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:52:30       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— GRIMSBY 0 WATFORD 0   Grimsby and Watford shared the spoils in a game ruined by the galeforce winds whipping around Blundell Park. There was little good football as the two high-riding sides battled themselves to a standstill Grimsby went close in the first half when skipper Paul Groves headed wide — and again in the second when Neil Woods hooked a shot over the bar. Watford also went close through Tommy Mooney. ——————————————————————————————————7/11— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL DATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra
P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:52:40       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— SHEFF UNITED 2 'FST BROM 0   United thanked manager Dave Bassett for rejecting the Leicester job by chalking up their sixth win in seven galds to keep firmly on course for the play-offs Aussie striker Carl Veart set up the victory with a 40th minute opener after a lively West Brom start. The Midlands side were left rueing a Carl Heggs' miss after six minutes and United capitalised after 72 through Andy Scott's header from a cross. ——————————————————————————————————8/11— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL WEATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra
P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:00:01       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— OLDHAM 3 PORT VALE 2   A superb hat-trick by veteran striker Andy Ritchie gave Oldham their third win in a row to leave Port Vale without a victory in four games. Ritchie claimed his triple with strikes in the 25th, 59th and 74th minutes in a game full of end-to-end play. Port Vale played their part, equalising after 32 through Robin Van der Laan from a precise header. Vale's hit an 87 minute consolation through Steve Guppy. ——————————————————————————————————9/11— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL WEATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra
P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:00:20       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— BRISTOL CITY 0 BOLTON 1   City's slide down the Division One table continued as a first-minute goal from Mark Patterson kept Bolton on the promotion trail. Less than 30 seconds had gone when David Lee crossed from the right and Patterson sent a low drive past City goalkeeper Keith Welch. Bolton were always the classier side on a boggy pitch and it took a brave Welch save to deny Simon Coleman after 11. ——————————————————————————————————10/11 Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL 'FATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra
P146 Teletext 146 Dec10 20:00:00       Endsleigh Division One —————  —— STOKE 2 BURNLEY 0   Burnley slumped after suffering double trouble in the 68th minute when they had David Eyres sent off for the foul which led to Stoke's penalty opener. Icelandic Toddy Orlygsson was hauled down by Eyres after 68 only for the Stoke player to slot home the spot kick Orlygsson compounded the agony for Burnley with a superb 83rd minute strike which gave goalkeeper Marlon Beresford no chance. ——————————————————————————————————11/11 Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL WEATHER p180 Next Index Main Index Sport Extra