Writer: Abe Hawken
Date:Wednesday March 4 2009
Polish international Marek Saganowski has praised his fellow strikers after Southampton's convincing 3-0 win at Portman Road last night.
Although the Pole failed to get his own name on the scoresheet, the 30-year-old was delighted with Jason Euell's performance.
"Jason is great for our team and it was a pleasure to see him score today because he has worked very hard for the team in the last two games.
"When he goes up for the ball you always know that you've got a great chance of getting the flicks and the knock downs."
The pair have formed a formidable partnership over recent weeks, and Saganowski recognises the trouble they can cause opposing defences.
"Having him up there alongside me means that we can play the ball more into our feet, we played very well this way and Ipswich didn't handle it."
Substitute Matthew Paterson completed the rout with his 88th minute strike to make it 3-0, sealing a vital win for the Saints in the process. Saganowski praised the young striker after netting his first senior goal for Southampton.
"Everybody wants to show the gaffer that he can play his part on the pitch and I think that Paterson did a good job today."
Next up for the Saints is a tricky trip to Birmingham, who play Bristol City tonight at St Andrews as they look to re-gain second spot.
Saganowski is well aware that Saints have their work cut out if they are to make it four wins in a row, but the Pole is fully focused on the task ahead.
"We look forward to Birmingham now and our minds will be focused again on what will be another important game."
A win at St Andrews could result in Southampton moving out of the bottom three for the first time since December, providing other results go their way.
Date:Wednesday March 4 2009
No Schneiderlin Transfer Request (Wednesday July 30 2014)
Taider Swap For Osvaldo? (Wednesday July 30 2014)
JRod & Schneiderlin Going No Where (Wednesday July 30 2014)
Southampton Confirm Chambers Move (Monday July 28 2014)
Wenger Confirms Chambers Capture? (Monday July 28 2014)
Southampton Confirm Lovren Departure (Monday July 28 2014)
Chambers Set For Arsenal? (Saturday July 26 2014)
Koeman Happy With Bournemouth Showing (Saturday July 26 2014)
Bournemouth 0-1 Southampton (Saturday July 26 2014)
Lovren Fee Accepted - Schneiderlin Warning? (Friday July 25 2014)
|11. Man Utd||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|5 Years Since Sir Bobby Left Us
» Newcastle : 31/07/2014 00:56:00
|So Suarez Was Too Good For Liverpool Too, Right?
» Arsenal : 31/07/2014 00:12:00
|Swansea City Boss: More Signings To Come
» Swansea : 30/07/2014 21:09:00
|Borini Poll Result..
» Sunderland : 30/07/2014 18:15:00
|Ghanaian International Coming On Loan?
» Sunderland : 30/07/2014 17:20:00