UK time is: 20:18:37
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Pre Rovers: Kinnear

With kick off against Blackburn just over a day away, Joe Kinnear has briefed the press with the small matter of three FA charges looming over him. Set to take an extended spell in the stands shortly, JFK said:

"Whatever they throw at us, we have to be prepared for. It will be the same sort of policy we had when we went to Chelsea. They are a fresh side and they have not played as many games as we have, but I still believe we are capable of taking something out of the game.

Whatever happens, our next four games are all against teams below us, and it is a good chance to put distance between us and them and take things from there. Sam plays to his strengths, like I did when I was at Wimbledon. I think every manager does.

Stoke City this season are playing to their strengths, but you have to be ready for it.

When I took the job it was the day after the Blackburn game. That put them six points clear, but since then we have turned it around and we are a few points ahead of them. We have progressed, whereas they have not. Since then, I think we have done exceptionally well to reach the position we are in now."




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: Ross Molyneux Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday January 16 2009

Time: 1:49PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

De Jong Back For Tottenham? (Friday April 17 2015)

Aarons Not Out For The Season? (Friday April 17 2015)

Carver On 34million Summer (Friday April 17 2015)

NUFC Accounts Made Simple (Friday April 17 2015)

Eagles Flying High For SBR Charity (Thursday April 16 2015)

Why Can't Some People Boycott NUFC? (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Ameobi On The Move? (Wednesday April 15 2015)

NUFC Take Support For Granted (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Archived Newcastle United Articles

List All TOTT 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 Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Crystal Palace 33 11 9 13 -3 42
12. Everton 33 10 11 12 -2 41
13. WBA 33 9 9 15 -14 36
14. Newcastle 32 9 8 15 -18 35
15. Aston Villa 33 8 8 17 -21 32
16. Sunderland 32 5 14 13 -23 29
17. Hull City 32 6 10 16 -16 28

Breaking League News

Monk Not Happy As Swans Outfought At Leicester
Swansea : 18/04/2015 20:12:00
Chelsea : 18/04/2015 19:51:00
Chelsea 1 United 0
Chelsea : 18/04/2015 19:33:01
Southampton : 18/04/2015 17:32:00
Leicester City : 18/04/2015 17:28:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Liverpool MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Krul 24%
Taylor 0%
Janmaat 40%
Williamson 0%
Anita 6%
Colback 6%
Abeid 6%
Obertan 6%
Sissoko 0%
Cabella 6%
Perez 0%
Sub - Gutierrez 6%
Sub - Armstrong 0%
Sub - Gouffran 0%