UK time is: 22:59:29
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Posh - Blackett`s Abrupt Entrance!

I doubt whether it was Darren Ferguson`s intention to throw Shane Blackett back into first team action so early on Tuesday night.

After a five month lay-off, courtesy of that dislocated shoulder at Carlisle and only seventy minutes of comeback action in the reserves against Luton Town last week, perhaps it was only ever intended for Shane to have a ten minute cameo appearance.

So, when Gabriel Zakuani was carried away on a stretcher, Shane must have, although naturally disappointed at seeing a comrade depart in such a manner, been as excited as a kid at Christmas.

After the game, Radio Cambridgeshire spoke to Shane and the defender told of how the team is prepared for the run-in ahead as well as discussing the frustration of being injured.

Here`s what Shane had to say,

'We're coming to the business part of the season now, hopefully I can make an impact on the team."

'We're in a great position to get promotion automatically.'

'The players believe it, the management believe it and the fans are starting to believe it as well. The unity in the dressing room is brilliant.'


And as for that injury,

'I've been kicking every ball and heading every ball from the stands, so to be playing again is a delight.'

Welcome back Shane, let the fun begin!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest League One odds

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

The Journalist

Writer: PoshPete Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday February 25 2009

Time: 5:48PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Peterborough United Articles

Mystery Surrounds McCann (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Striker Lessons From Legends (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Vital Posh MOTM Results -V- Bristol City (Tuesday February 24 2015)

British Or Irish Manager Wanted (Monday February 23 2015)

Fergie Thanks Posh Fans (Monday February 23 2015)

A New Chapter Begins At Posh (Monday February 23 2015)

Vital Posh MOTM v MK Dons Poll (Sunday February 22 2015)

Stats: MK Dons v Peterborough United (Sunday February 22 2015)

Archived Peterborough United Articles

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

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Chesterfield 33 12 9 12 3 45
8. Bradford 32 12 9 11 3 45
9. Port Vale 33 13 6 14 -3 45
10. Peterborough 33 13 5 15 -3 44
11. Fleetwood 33 12 8 13 -4 44
12. Barnsley 33 13 5 15 -5 44
13. Scunthorpe 32 12 7 13 -3 43

Breaking League News

Davis satisfied with point
Crewe : 28/02/2015 22:04:00
Crewe remain firm as two dismissed
Crewe : 28/02/2015 20:53:00
Robbo's View: Coventry 2-1 MK Dons
MK Dons : 28/02/2015 20:53:00
Report: Coventry 2-1 MK Dons
MK Dons : 28/02/2015 20:14:00
Joe Walsh Set To Sign For The Dons
MK Dons : 28/02/2015 19:15:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who do you want as the next manager?
Suggested By:  
Dave Robertson 10%
Grant McCann 2%
Steve Evans 8%
Nigel Adkins 13%
Mark Warburton 44%
Lee Johnson 0%
James Beattie 2%
John Still 0%
Mark Cooper 2%
Neil Warnock 2%
Paolo Di Canio 5%
Paul Ince 2%
Uwe Rosler 2%
A N Other 8%