UK time is: 15:33:45
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Johnson Relishing 2014-15

Manager Gary Johnson is not too downhearted following our relegation from the Championship last season because there were positives and it was a good learning curve for him, the club and those players that remain with us.

Speaking to the Official Site following the release of the fixtures yesterday, that learning curve is clearly something he wants to put into practice this time around so that Yeovil can hopefully have another push for promotion at the first time of asking - and should we achieve that, be in a far better position that we were this time last year.

'I can not wait to get started now. We pretty much start off with a double header against Gillingham. One team could be really happy after knocking the other out of the cup and then taking the three points on the Saturday. We have Doncaster at home to start with followed by Scunthorpe and then we play Barnsley. Two of those fixtures were Championship games last season and with Scunthorpe coming up it will be a good test for us in the first three home games.'

Johnson goes on to say that the other game that stands out is the local derby with Bristol City at Ashton Gate on Boxing Day and he's looking forward to going back there over a busy Christmas period.

One other fixture will again stand out this season, just as it did the other year when we clinched promotion to the Championship - the double header against Oldham where he'll again face off against his son Lee Johnson.

'Naturally one of the first games I looked out for was Oldham. At least myself and Lee do not have to worry about that fixture until December!'

Lee has a different outlook on that match, joking that depending on how the game goes it may well affect how many Christmas presents he gets this year again.

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:Thursday June 19 2014

Time: 8:36PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Yeovil Town Articles

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)

Leyton Orient 3 Yeovil 0 - Report (Sunday March 15 2015)

Stats: Leyton Orient v Yeovil (Saturday March 14 2015)

Leyton Orient v Yeovil - Preview (Saturday March 14 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
Colchester 2 - 0 Yeovil
Leyton Orient 3 - 0 Yeovil
Yeovil 0 - 3 Bristol City
Yeovil 2 - 1 Oldham
Yeovil 0 - 1 Walsall
Scunthorpe 1 - 1 Yeovil

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Crawley 38 11 10 17 -21 43
19. Coventry 38 10 12 16 -12 42
20. Crewe 38 12 6 20 -33 42
21. Notts County 36 11 8 17 -13 41
22. Leyton Orient 37 10 9 18 -6 39
23. Colchester 38 10 8 20 -17 38
24. Yeovil 37 8 8 21 -30 32

Breaking League News

Allen Injury Update
Rochdale : 27/03/2015 15:25:01
Collison Linked With The Dons
MK Dons : 27/03/2015 15:22:00
Saunders - We've Done Nothing Yet
Crawley : 27/03/2015 15:09:00
A Look At Saturday's Ref: Mark Brown
Bristol City : 27/03/2015 15:08:00
Morris Wants Wembley Victory
Walsall : 27/03/2015 14:28:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Colchester MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Loach 100%
Shephard 0%
Arthurworrey 0%
Webster 0%
Smith 0%
Grant 0%
Edwards 0%
Foley 0%
Kingsley 0%
Hayter 0%
Ugwu 0%
Sub - Leitch-Smith 0%
Sub - Morgan 0%
Sub - Eastmond 0%