Date:Thursday January 18 2007
Unfortunately over the last month or so Saints have dropped needed points and put in some diserpointing performances.
A series of lacklustre performances in the past six or seven games has seen them slip behind the automatic promotion places. Indeed one has to surmise that should Saints lose at QPR and Derby County win, then a 10 point gap is going to be very hard to make up.
But even more worryingly, the chasing pack are up our rear end, even a draw in London could see us drop out of the play off spots and frankly that just isn't acceptable.
But it is our fault. Many times this season we have lost a lead in the last minute or drawn against beatable sides.
In truth it's because we are too complacent and the side needs to be freshened up. Too many players are sure of their place. I dont accept the injury scenario as an excuse, even with this long list we still have the scope to put out a strong side, take last week.Why was David McGoldrick played out of position. There were better more experienced players for that spot, but they werent played.
Saints now desperately need a win at Loftus Road to keep the momentum to the promotion campaign alive.
Saints will take 3000 fans to QPR to support the Saints and probably get the atmosphere rocking (providing the team play their part)so...
Bertrand In Team Of The Year (Monday April 27 2015)
Players Talk Tottenham Draw (Monday April 27 2015)
Koeman Pleased With Spurs Performance (Monday April 27 2015)
Audio - Koeman Talks Tottenham Draw (Saturday April 25 2015)
Stats: Southampton v Tottenham Hotspur (Saturday April 25 2015)
The Southampton Injury Table Situation (Friday April 24 2015)
So Much For A Summer Meltdown (Thursday April 23 2015)
Stick To Our Principles Against Spurs (Thursday April 23 2015)
Victor Bites Back (Thursday April 23 2015)
Koeman On Return Of The Poch (Thursday April 23 2015)
|4. Man Utd||34||19||8||7||25||65|
|Ref Watch: Pawson to referee Swansea v Stoke
» Stoke : 27/04/2015 21:36:00
|Arnautovic wins Southampton man of the match poll
» Stoke : 27/04/2015 21:13:01
|5 Talking Points - Newcastle 2-3 Swansea City
» Swansea : 27/04/2015 20:41:01
|Advocaat Is A Tactical Genius.
» Sunderland : 27/04/2015 20:07:00
|Mourinho on PFA Awards
» Chelsea : 27/04/2015 18:38:00