UK time is: 08:00:44
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

The Great Glovers Escape

Up until Tuesday night it was five SkyBet Championship games unbeaten for The Glovers after the win over Sheffield Wednesday at Huish Park last weekend.

That 2-0 win would have been a third in a row for us but for the sending off of Byrom Webster, which was of course was overturned, that led to the Reading equaliser as we probably would have seen that through to a win too?

Defeat to Ipswich at Huish Park on Tuesday ended our run and saw us miss a chance of moving out of the bottom three.

I know we've got to be positive at this point, and I am, but I can't help but keep thinking back to the missed Ishmael Miller penalty against Leeds and if we hadn't missed that one we probably would have gone on to win that one too, and be out of the bottom three now.

Charlton have three SkyBet Championship games in hand over us but we still have one in hand over Millwall.

Defeat on Tuesday was a disappointment but even after this we still have this game in hand, against Charlton, over Millwall who lost to Blackpool on the same night as we did Ipswich. The ideal result for us, as both are in SkyBet Championship trouble along with us, would be a draw as it would keep both in the mix but with Millwall closer to us them losing was probably best.

Charlton and Millwall meet this weekend so a draw would be perfect in that one, while we weed to win of course but that'll be easier said than done.

I still believe though and if we pull it off it really will be a 'great Glovers escape' not only due to the gap we bridged but due to the fact we've stayed in the second tier of football in spite of our size and budget restraints.

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: VitalGlover Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday March 14 2014

Time: 12:10PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Yeovil Town Articles

All A Bit Bill Murray For Skivo (Sunday March 29 2015)

Rochdale 2 Yeovil 1 - Report (Sunday March 29 2015)

Highlights - Rochdale 2 Yeovil 1 (Sunday March 29 2015)

Stats: Rochdale v Yeovil (Saturday March 28 2015)

Rochdale v Yeovil - Preview (Saturday March 28 2015)

Skiverton - Now We Play For Pride (Saturday March 21 2015)

Colchester 2 Yeovil 0 - Report (Wednesday March 18 2015)

Stats: Colchester v Yeovil (Tuesday March 17 2015)

Colchester v Yeovil - Preview (Tuesday March 17 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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Greenking 2
2. warbie118 1
3. Flash93 1
4. Doingthe92 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Rochdale 2 - 1 Yeovil
Colchester 2 - 0 Yeovil
Leyton Orient 3 - 0 Yeovil
Yeovil 0 - 3 Bristol City
Yeovil 2 - 1 Oldham
Yeovil 0 - 1 Walsall

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Coventry 39 11 12 16 -11 45
19. Crewe 39 13 6 20 -32 45
20. Crawley 39 11 10 18 -22 43
21. Leyton Orient 38 11 9 18 -4 42
22. Notts County 37 11 9 17 -13 42
23. Colchester 38 10 8 20 -17 38
24. Yeovil 38 8 8 22 -31 32

Breaking League News

Preston : 29/03/2015 23:08:01
Safety Begins At Home For Coventry City
Coventry : 29/03/2015 20:54:01
All A Bit Bill Murray For Skivo
Yeovil : 29/03/2015 20:38:01
Clough Unbelievably Disappointed By Crewe Loss
Sheff Utd : 29/03/2015 20:25:00
Notts County Resilience Pleases Robins
Scunthorpe : 29/03/2015 20:04:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Rochdale MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Loach 0%
Twumasi 0%
Arthurworrey 0%
Webster 0%
Smith 0%
Leitch-Smith 0%
Berrett 0%
Foley 100%
Kingsley 0%
Hayter 0%
Ugwu 0%
Sub - Moore 0%
Sub - Hoskins 0%