Vital Football

Latest Southampton FC News

Disappointing For Burley

Disappointing For Burley

Southampton manager George Burley was disappointed with the defeat to Stoke.

It was Saints second defeat in a week, knocking their promotion hopes even further.

Burley told the official site: 'It was very disappointing. Stoke were hard to break down but we took the lead and were looking to build on it.

'But then we conceded from a set-play. You give people players to mark but the lad was left on his own.

'Then for their second Jhon Viafara got a knock in the face and stopped. We all stopped and they played a ball through the centre and scored.

'I don't we did enough going forward, especially in the second half. We were not really under pressure and were looking to win the game.

'We had a lot of passing and movement but we did not get enough crosses and shots which is how you win games.'

He concluded: 'We are going to have to work hard to get back in the top six but we can do it.'

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.


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

Writer:
Date:Saturday March 10 2007
Time: 7:13PM

Comments

0
I think that could be the end of your promotion hopes!
merlin
10/03/2007 19:21:00
0
Think you could be right
CF Saints
10/03/2007 20:27:00
0
No, be positive, a couple of wins would put us right in the mix again!
Archer
12/03/2007 08:30:00
0
Correct, it's all about form, we just have to find it!
CF Saints
12/03/2007 10:26:00
0
Of course you can make the top 6, but so can Stoke after this result. I actually think your home form will get you over the line but pray that you don't meet Sunderland in the play-offs. In a final both sides have a chance but over 2 games not so easy. Good Luck, Pompey await the outcome with mixed feelings.
pompeygray
12/03/2007 11:22:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Southampton Articles

Puel Gives Pre Chelsea Injury Update

Manager Claude Puel has been holding his pre Chelsea press conference today and although neither Matt Targett or Charlie Austin come into his thoughts...

Match Day Officials v Chelsea (25/4/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Chelsea this Tuesday.

More Reliable Than An Octopus 2016/17? (24/4/17)

A new season, a new special computer crunching the numbers to determine the final Premier League positions for 2016/17.

Palace & West Brom In For Rodriguez?

It's being reported that Crystal Palace and West Bromwich Albion will be in for Southampton striker Jay Rodriguez over the summer and we have the weekly Virgil van Dijk to Chelsea...

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)

Manchester City MotM
Suggested By:
Forster100%
Soares0%
Stephens0%
Yoshida0%
Bertrand0%
Davis0%
Hojbjerg0%
Ward-Prowse0%
Tadic0%
Redmond0%
Gabbiadini0%
Sub-Long0%
Sub-Boufal0%
Sub-Rodriguez0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 32 24 3 5 75 38
2 Spurs 32 21 8 3 71 46
3 Liverpool 34 19 9 6 66 28
4 Man City 32 19 7 6 64 28
5 Man Utd 32 17 12 3 63 26
6 Everton 34 16 10 8 58 23
7 Arsenal 31 17 6 8 57 23
8 WBA 33 12 8 13 44 -3
9 Southampton 31 11 7 13 40 -3
10 Watford 33 11 7 15 40 -17
11 Stoke 34 10 9 15 39 -13
12 Crystal Palace 33 11 5 17 38 -7
13 AFC Bournemouth 34 10 8 16 38 -14
14 West Ham 34 10 8 16 38 -15
15 Leicester City 32 10 7 15 37 -12
16 Burnley 34 10 6 18 36 -16
17 Hull City 34 9 6 19 33 -31
18 Swansea 34 9 4 21 31 -29
19 Middlesbrough 33 4 12 17 24 -20
20 Sunderland 32 5 6 21 21 -32
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Southampton Results (view all)

Southampton Fixtures (view all)

Apr 25 2017 7:45PM : Chelsea (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 29 2017 3:00PM : Hull City (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 7 2017 1:30PM : Liverpool (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 13 2017 3:00PM : Middlesbrough (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 21 2017 3:00PM : Stoke City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Write for Vital Football