UK time is: 16:26:15
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Not A Lot To Be Disappointed About

Manager Gary Johnson has said that there's little he can be disappointed about when it came to last nights score less draw against Watford.

Watford certainly aren't having the campaign they would've expected following their own play off push last season in the Championship, but few would've tipped us for a result again, like the last time we faced them in many ways, but the confidence from that match certainly paid off and in all areas that count apart from goals scored, we had the best of the game and created enough chances to have taken the match one nil.

In recent times we've played pretty well but not managed to keep it tight at the back, so the clean sheet last night - the first since we played Birmingham - will definitely be a good confidence boost for the players, and if we can now gel that with nicking goals at the other end things will certainly look brighter.

Unfortunately with the chances we had, like the Millwall game for many, it is however another two points potentially dropped and there is frustration from that.

Speaking to the press following the game, Johnson however preferred to talk about his pride in the team for their efforts and their continued improvement at this level.

'Other than not scoring a goal there was nothing disappointing about that display. We've got to keep solid and keep together and find a game that creates chances at this level and we did that. I'm honest and I wasn't disappointed, we played well. There was a lot of endeavour and work rate.'

Johnson says he's not smoke blowing, or just building up the players, he genuinely feels that is the sort of performance he can be confident with, because we now seem to be finding a base level of performance that means we are competitive and good in all areas of the pitch, but clearly this is the level of performance we have to keep and cannot slip below now in his mind. It may have taken us until March to show a consistency at this level, but we simply have to make it count now in every single game until the end, and if we can improve clinically we have every chance in the world.

As Johnson comments himself, the trick now is to get back to back wins in two games to really close that gap, and then we are back amongst it.

Doncaster and Reading next.

Three from six?

Join The Vital Debate




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: Huish1949 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday February 19 2014

Time: 7:17AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Doncaster beaten, Reading on a poor run of form. Could it be six from six?
The Glover
Report Abuse
25/02/2014 15:07:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Yeovil Town Articles

Scunthorpe 1 Yeovil 1 - Report (Sunday March 1 2015)

Stats: Scunthorpe v Yeovil (Saturday February 28 2015)

Scunthorpe v Yeovil - Preview (Saturday February 28 2015)

Skiverton - It Was Written For Morgan (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Yeovil To Benefit From New TV Deal (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Yeovil 2 Gillingham 2 - Report (Sunday February 22 2015)

Stats: Yeovil v Gillingham (Saturday February 21 2015)

Glovers v Gillingham - Preview (Friday February 20 2015)

Defender Return? (Wednesday February 18 2015)

Archived Yeovil Town Articles

List All Vital Glovers Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Scunthorpe 1 - 1 Yeovil
Yeovil 2 - 2 Gillingham
Doncaster 3 - 0 Yeovil
Crewe 1 - 0 Yeovil
Yeovil 2 - 1 Crawley
Peterborough 1 - 0 Yeovil

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Crewe 33 11 6 16 -23 39
19. Notts County 31 10 7 14 -7 37
20. Leyton Orient 32 9 8 15 -5 35
21. Coventry 32 8 11 13 -11 35
22. Colchester 33 9 7 17 -16 34
23. Crawley 33 8 10 15 -22 34
24. Yeovil 32 7 8 17 -22 29

Breaking League News

Hill Pleased Despite Bristol City Defeat
Rochdale : 02/03/2015 16:20:00
Vital Posh FEBRUARY Player of the Month (Poll)
Peterborough : 02/03/2015 16:17:00
Derry - We Need Colchester Result
Notts County : 02/03/2015 16:04:00
Duo Head Back To Bolton
Notts County : 02/03/2015 15:57:00
Port Vale Result Frustrates Derry
Notts County : 02/03/2015 15:53:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Scunthorpe MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Krysiak 0%
Arthurworrey 0%
Webster 0%
Moore 0%
Shephard 0%
Sheehan 0%
Foley 0%
Kingsley 0%
Smith 0%
Grant 0%
Ugwa 0%
Sub:-Stewart 0%
Sub:-Berrett 0%
Sub:-Hayter 0%