Vital Football

Latest Southampton FC News

Huddersfield Boss Praises Southampton

Huddersfield Boss Praises Southampton

Though it would be possible for the Terriers to swap places if they could manage an 18 goal swing in our final game, he has admitted that this thought is ludicrous.

Saints would have to lose by a lot with the Terriers winning by enough to manage the feat and he concedes that this just will not happen.

Huddersfield pushed us all the way to the line and compiled an unbeaten run of 24 games in doing so.

Admitting defeat in the quest for the second automatic spot Lee said,"Congratulations to Southampton because, like ourselves, they have been on a magnificent run and have won games when it mattered,"

Huddersfield will meet either Bournemouth or the MK Dons in the p[lay-off semi-finals as they try to make it to the Championship the hard way.

I found this comment from Clarke a very refreshing change from some that have come from the likes of Gus Poyet.

Thanks Lee for those kind words and I raise my hat to you in a token of respect. You are a gentleman and I hope that you and your team get your due reward in the play-offs.





Vital Southampton on: facebook



Vital Southampton on: twitter



Join Vital Southampton

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!



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

Writer:SFC Forever
Date:Thursday May 5 2011
Time: 9:24AM

Comments

0
Totally agree. I don't think we'd have maintained that sort of form without Huddersfield pushing as hard as they did. While I'd like to see Bournemouth promoted I think Huddersfield really deserve it
wilfster
05/05/2011 13:12:00
0
Well done Saints on your promotion. Gutted for Huddersfield as my dad is an avid supporter but I hope that Huddersfield do go up. Somehow I don't see it, though, but I think they'll go up given time. Nevertheless, well done on promotion - you thoroughly deserved it.
robin
05/05/2011 13:32:00
0
Terriers come out of this with a lot of respect. Great run which we had a struggle to match. Well done and good luck in the play-offs.
sfc4ghg
05/05/2011 19:41:00
0
It is nice when you read something that is not abusive. in fact as it says respect goes to Lee.
SFC Forever
05/05/2011 22:46:00
0
Nice words and at time when disappointed. Well done Lee Clarke.
sinner92
06/05/2011 10:07:00
0
Congrats from a Saddlers fan great if not nervous day for us, enjoy your success, and hope you dont mind a chorus of we are staying up from our lot
Big No 9
07/05/2011 18:09:00
0
Thanks Big No 9 and we were all pleased to see you stay up. I hope you appreciated our fans applauding yours when our tannoy system gave out the score at Peterborough showing that you were safe.
SFC Forever
07/05/2011 19:31:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Southampton Articles

Stats: Crystal Palace v Southampton

All the stats from Crystal Palace (3) vs (0) Southampton, Selhurst Park, 3/12/16 Att: 25393

Team Sheets - Crystal Palace v Southampton

Southampton go to Selhurst Park as the visitors to Crystal Palace for the latest Premier League game.

Crystal Palace v Southampton - Follow On Twitter

Southampton go to Selhurst Park as the visitors to Crystal Palace today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

FA Cup Ball Numbers Known (3/12/16)

With FA Cup second round ties taking place this weekend, the ball numbers for the third round draw of the competition have now been allocated.

Archived Vital Saints Articles

Vital Saints articles from

Site Journalists

SFC Forever
no email
Profile
Vital Saint
Editor email
Profile
Matt Gardner
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Crystal Palace MotM
Suggested By:
Forster0%
Cedric0%
van Dijk0%
Fonte0%
Bertrand0%
Ward-Prowse0%
Romeu0%
Hojbjerg0%
Redmond0%
Austin0%
Boufal0%
Sub - Sims0%
Sub - McQueen0%
Sub - Long0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 14 11 1 2 34 21
2 Arsenal 14 9 4 1 31 19
3 Liverpool 14 9 3 2 30 17
4 Man City 14 9 3 2 30 15
5 Spurs 14 7 6 1 27 14
6 Man Utd 14 5 6 3 21 3
7 WBA 14 5 5 4 20 3
8 Everton 14 5 5 4 20 1
9 Stoke 14 5 4 5 19 -3
10 AFC Bournemouth 14 5 3 6 18 -3
11 Watford 14 5 3 6 18 -6
12 Southampton 14 4 5 5 17 -2
13 Crystal Palace 14 4 2 8 14 -2
14 Burnley 14 4 2 8 14 -11
15 Leicester City 14 3 4 7 13 -7
16 Middlesbrough 13 2 6 5 12 -3
17 West Ham 14 3 3 8 12 -14
18 Sunderland 14 3 2 9 11 -10
19 Hull City 13 3 2 8 11 -17
20 Swansea 14 2 3 9 9 -15
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Southampton Results (view all)

Southampton Fixtures (view all)

Dec 11 2016 2:15PM : Middlesbrough (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 14 2016 8:00PM : Stoke City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 18 2016 1:30PM : AFC Bournemouth (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 28 2016 7:45PM : Tottenham Hotspur (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 31 2016 3:00PM : West Bromwich Albion (H)
Barclays Premier League
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Everton (a)
Barclays Premier League
The Vital Football Members League