Southampton - Race for the Premiership
UK time is: 17:22:59
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Race for the Premiership

The Championship table is as close as ever this season.

With every win, automatic promotion looks like a realistic target, with every defeat the play-offs look a struggle.

Sunderland's recent form has shown what can be achieved if any side can string a few wins together and that is what Southampton need to do now.

Burley told the Echo: 'The top of the Championship table seems to get tighter every week and there are still several clubs who can finish in the top two.

'Last season Reading ran away with it but this season nobody has and that has given several teams a chance.

'It's all to play for still for us and it's nice to be involved at this stage of the season.

'We've got 11 games to try and get promoted - at least 11 anyway - and we've got to be very focussed and try and perform to our best every game.

Join Vital Saints

It's easy to register for Vital Saints, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board

To visit the Vital Saints message board, click here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Saint.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


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

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday March 1 2007

Time: 9:48AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
We are a bit fickle, I'm sure i`ve said the automatic promotion race is over a couple of times already this season! Now it's only 4 points again and we could do it!
Giddyred
Report Abuse
01/03/2007 10:02:00

its a nerve racking finish for the teams at the top and the teams at the bottom. looks like both our teams are in different battles. good luck with yours
thedunedan
Report Abuse
01/03/2007 10:31:00

Who do you support thedunedan?
Archer
Report Abuse
01/03/2007 11:25:00

Whoever it is, good luck as I have no grudges with any of the teams at the bottom of this division.
Giddyred
Report Abuse
01/03/2007 15:42:00

Better to watch than the 2 horse race in the Premiership, getting bit like Scotland in the Prem.
col8
Report Abuse
02/03/2007 11:31:00

i would like southampton to achiveve promotion to premiership good luck
NickLemon
Report Abuse
02/03/2007 13:42:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Southampton Articles

JRod To Return Better Than Ever (Saturday May 23 2015)

Fonte We Know What Sunday Means (Friday May 22 2015)

Koeman Seeks City Victory (Friday May 22 2015)

Alderweireld Gets Belgiun Nod (Friday May 22 2015)

Saints Awards Round Up (Thursday May 21 2015)

International Call Ups Announced (Thursday May 21 2015)

Players React To Villa Win (Monday May 18 2015)

Long - Victory Was For The Fans (Monday May 18 2015)

Archived Southampton Articles

List All Vital Saints Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Man Utd 37 20 9 8 25 69
5. Liverpool 37 18 8 11 9 62
6. Spurs 37 18 7 12 4 61
7. Southampton 37 18 6 13 23 60
8. Swansea 37 16 8 13 -2 56
9. Stoke 37 14 9 14 -2 51
10. Everton 37 12 11 14 -1 47

Breaking League News

JRod To Return Better Than Ever
Southampton : 23/05/2015 15:21:01
Another Option for Juan Cuadrado.
Chelsea : 23/05/2015 14:31:01
City Announce Post Season Squad
Man City : 23/05/2015 14:28:01
Pellegrini - Every Squad Makes Changes
Man City : 23/05/2015 14:24:01
Pearson On Vardy Rise
Leicester City : 23/05/2015 14:16:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Villa MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Gazzaniga 0%
Clyne 0%
Fonte 10%
Alderweireld 0%
Bertrand 0%
Wanyama 5%
S Davis 0%
Ward-Prowse 0%
Mane 55%
Pelle 5%
Long 25%
Sub - Yoshida 0%
Sub - Djuricic 0%
Sub - Elia 0%