Bristol 1 – Fulham 1- The Robins unable to break dead-lock with The Cottagers

Bristol City 1-1 Fulham

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Bristol were held to 1-1 draw by Fulham down on Saturday at the Ashton Gate. Bristol were looking to continue their run after winning last match. Fulham, on the other hand, were beaten 2-1 in the previous match against Reading. Following today’s result, Bristol are currently 8th with 13 points from 9 matches, while Fulham sit in 4th, with 17 points from 9.

After a goalless first half, Whatever was said in the dressing room at half time, seemed to have a positive effect on The Cottagers who started the second half well, thanks to an early goal from Aleksandar Mitrovic in the 50th minute. In the end though, their celebrations were kept brief, as Kasey Palmer equalised for Bristol at the 79 minute mark and seeing the game end 1-1.

Both coaches used all available substitutions. For Bristol, Nathan Baker, Joe Williams and Kasey Palmer, came on for Cameron Pring, Tyreeq Bakinson and George Tanner, Fulham brought on Harrison Reed, Neeskens Kebano and Ivan Cavaleiro to replace Nathaniel Chalobah, Joshua Onomah and Bobby Reid.

There were bookings for Cameron Pring from Bristol, and Nathaniel Chalobah, Bobby Reid and Harrison Reed, for Fulham.

Bristol will play away against Millwall, while Fulham will face Swansea City at home.

Technical card:
Bristol City: Daniel Bentley, Cameron Pring (Nathan Baker, min.64), Chris Martin, Tomas Kalas, Andreas Weimann, Nahki Wells, George Tanner (Kasey Palmer, min.76), Tyreeq Bakinson (Joe Williams, min.64), Matty James, Jay Dasilva and Robert Atkinson
Fulham: Paulo Gazzaniga, Nathaniel Chalobah (Harrison Reed, min.46), Harry Wilson, Denis Odoi, Bobby Reid (Ivan Cavaleiro, min.88), Aleksandar Mitrovic, Joshua Onomah (Neeskens Kebano, min.46), Jean Seri, Antonee Robinson, Tim Ream and Tosin Adarabioyo
Stadium: the Ashton Gate
Goals: Aleksandar Mitrovic (0-1, min. 50) and Kasey Palmer (1-1, min. 79)