Log In

Reset Password

Nahki Wells nets twice for City’s under-23s

Nahki Wells (Photograph courtesy of Bristol City)

While his opportunities in the first time have been limited this season, Nahki Wells seems to be enjoying himself playing for the Bristol City Under-23s, netting two goals in the 3-1 win over Cardiff City yesterday.

The veteran striker travelled with the young Robins to meet Severnside rivals Cardiff in South Wales, coming away with a victory as City closed the gap on Cardiff.

Wells netted two second half goals on a bitterly cold afternoon in South Wales to take his tally to eight in three appearances.

Fellow striker Tommy Conway opened the scoring early in the first half when he followed up on a fumble by the Cardiff goalkeeper to score.

Wells doubled the lead from the penalty spot in the second half after he was brought down inside the box. Cardiff pulled a goal back to make it 2-1 but Wells soon restored the two-goal advantage with his second goal of the match after rounding the goalkeeper and scoring into an empty net.

City trail Cardiff by two points and are three points off leaders Ipswich Town who have played two games more.

Wells came on as a 58th minute substitute on Saturday as City, seventeenth in the Championship standings, lost 2-0 away to Nottingham Forest.

You must be Registered or to post comment or to vote.

Published March 02, 2022 at 7:36 am (Updated March 02, 2022 at 7:36 am)

Nahki Wells nets twice for City’s under-23s

What you
Need to
1. For a smooth experience with our commenting system we recommend that you use Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Firefox or Chrome Browsers. Additionally please clear both your browser's cache and cookies - How do I clear my cache and cookies?
2. Please respect the use of this community forum and its users.
3. Any poster that insults, threatens or verbally abuses another member, uses defamatory language, or deliberately disrupts discussions will be banned.
4. Users who violate the Terms of Service or any commenting rules will be banned.
5. Please stay on topic. "Trolling" to incite emotional responses and disrupt conversations will be deleted.
6. To understand further what is and isn't allowed and the actions we may take, please read our Terms of Service
7. To report breaches of the Terms of Service use the flag icon