Queens Park Rangers - Tommasi Debuts In Reserves Draw
UK time is: 14:23:01
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Tommasi Debuts In Reserves Draw

Rangers reserves played out a scoring draw with Reading with former Italian international Damiano Tommasi featuring in the Rangers line-up.

Gareth Ainsworth`s men were without influential midfielder Hogan Ephraim who was on first team duty only yesterday, but with new boy Damiano Tommasi in search of some game time before he makes his first team debut it gave Ainsworth the opportunity to switch things around.

Reading visited Loftus Road with a comparably experienced outfit included first team pro`s such as Leroy Lita, record signing Kalifa Cissé as well as Graeme Murty, Brynjar Gunnarsson and Sam Sodje.

QPR took the lead early in the second period when some naivety in the Reading defence saw Adam Bolder with acres of space ahead of him on the halfway line. The midfielder who gave manager Iain Dowie food for thought throughout the encounter laid a splendid pass into Samuel Di Carmine, and the loan striker struck once again.

The Italian on loan from Fiorentina powered the ball past Mikkel Anderson for the opener. The loan forward now has three in three for the R`s reserves as he pushes for a place in the first team squad for the forthcoming fixtures against Norwich City on Wednesday and Coventry City on Saturday.

Rangers looked to be cantering to victory as they created chances at will, and tested an experienced Reading side on numerous occasions. Live-wire winger Romone Rose tested the resolve of the Royals defence with a number of tricky runs.

However the Royals were not to be denied and shortly after Kamdjo hit the post, record signing Kalifa Cissé rose unmarked in the area to nod home a last minute equaliser. Harsh on Rangers young guns who continue undefeated.

Rangers Team: Camp, Ainsworth, Ilesanmi, Bolder, Harris, Oastler, Alberti, Tommasi, Di Carmine (Flood 73), Buzsaky, Rose.

Subs not used: Bulmer, Wright, Arthur, Maguire.

We want to know YOUR thoughts!

To have your say you can comment in the space provided below, or chat about it on the forum.

TOP STORIES

One Day In History - 1993/94.

Rookie Ref`s Maiden R`s Fixture.

Dowie: More To Come.


Image Hosted by ImageShack.us




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!




Win £1,000,000 every week with Man of the Match®

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

The journalist

Writer: Boxer Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday September 15 2008

Time: 5:49PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Queens Park Rangers Articles

QPR 'Agree Fee' For Utility Player (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Caulker Departs (Wednesday July 29 2015)

McCarthy Secures Palace Switch (Friday July 24 2015)

QPR 2-1 Dundee United (Wednesday July 22 2015)

QPR Sign Tjaronn Chery (Monday July 20 2015)

Onuoha Skippers QPR (Monday July 13 2015)

Verona Stars 0-10 QPR - Report (Saturday July 11 2015)

Donaldson Released (Friday July 10 2015)

Two Trialists on Tour (Thursday July 9 2015)

The Supporters Summit - QPR (Friday July 3 2015)

Archived Queens Park Rangers Articles

List All Vital QPR Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Middlesbrough 0 0 0 0 0 0
18. MK Dons 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Preston 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0
21. Reading 0 0 0 0 0 0
22. Rotherham 0 0 0 0 0 0
23. Sheff Wed 0 0 0 0 0 0

Queens Park Rangers Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Shackell Set For Burton Appearance
» Derby County : 31/07/2015 14:00:00
Striker Joao Transfer To Wednesday Deal Confirmed
» Sheff Wed : 31/07/2015 13:47:01
MK Dons Sign Madrid`s Sergio Aguza
» MK Dons : 31/07/2015 12:57:01
Positive news for defender
» Middlesbrough : 31/07/2015 12:42:01
Tom Lees Signs Contract Extension
» Sheff Wed : 31/07/2015 12:41:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where should QPR strengthen?
Suggested By:  Admin
Goalkeeper 5%
Defence 65%
Midfield 0%
Attack 30%