Banner image

Author

James Crawley

James Crawley writes

Posted Friday, March 9th 2018

Pisano "happy" to be back

Eros Pisano is looking forward to a tough challenge away to Burton Albion.

The Italian right-back is still returning to full fitness after a long-term injury lay-off, but looks set for his second appearance of the calendar year on Saturday (March 10th, 3pm kick-off).

Summer signing Pisano told BCTV: "I believe I have worked hard over the last three-and-a-half months. I don’t feel 100% but I work hard everyday to get back to full fitness.

"It’s been a hard time for my family but I think the medical staff have done fantastic work and now I feel okay. I am happy to be back now on the pitch.

"I hope to feel fresh, bring my experience and we have a compact squad who want to work for a win in every match."

City have only lost once in the nine matches Pisano has featured this season. However, the defender believes the clash with struggling Burton Albion will not be an easy one, despite the contrast in league standings.

He said: "It will not be an easy match, there are no easy games in the Championship, but I think we have the correct mentality and positivity on the pitch. We do play football and I think we have the ability to win the match."

WATCH: JOHNSON AND PISANO PREVIEW BURTON ALBION CLASH

Latest News

📝 Match report: Plymouth Argyle 0-1 Bristol City

📝 Match report: Plymouth Argyle 0-1 Bristol City

Posted: Tuesday, July 27th 2021

📝 Match report: Exeter City 0-4 Bristol City

📝 Match report: Exeter City 0-4 Bristol City

Posted: Tuesday, July 27th 2021

✍️  Powell arrives in the West Country

✍️ Powell arrives in the West Country

Posted: Tuesday, July 27th 2021

MansionBet Match Preview: Exeter City (A)

MansionBet Match Preview: Exeter City (A)

Posted: Monday, July 26th 2021

Also from Bristol Sport

Farewell to departing players
Rugby icon

Farewell to departing players

Bristol Bears Women can confirm the departure of seven players this summer.

Posted: Tuesday, July 27th 2021 • Rugby

Sinckler set for second Springboks Test
Rugby icon

Sinckler set for second Springboks Test

Kyle Sinckler has retained his place in the British & Irish Lions squad for the second Test in Cape Town on Saturday.

Posted: Tuesday, July 27th 2021 • Rugby

 Bristol Sport Appoints Ben Latty As Group Commercial Director
Football icon

Bristol Sport Appoints Ben Latty As Group Commercial Director

Bristol Sport is pleased to announce the appointment of Ben Latty as Group Commercial Director.

Posted: Tuesday, July 27th 2021 • Football

Gallery: pool recovery at The Downs School
Rugby icon

Gallery: pool recovery at The Downs School

Bristol Bears continued their pre-season campaign with a pool recovery session at The Downs School, Wraxall.

Posted: Monday, July 26th 2021 • Rugby

Sinckler's Lions storm to first Test victory
Rugby icon

Sinckler's Lions storm to first Test victory

Luke Cowan-Dickie’s try and Dan Biggar’s boot helped The British & Irish Lions stage a stunning second-half comeback to beat the Springboks in the first Test.

Posted: Monday, July 26th 2021 • Rugby