Vital Football

Latest Peterborough United News

Peterborough v Southend

Peterborough v Southend

Our hectic schedule continues with a fixture against Southend United.

After taking maximum points in our midweek game against Carlisle, the Southend fixture gives Posh the chance to cement their claims for that second automatic promotion place.

Indeed, if results go our way this Saturday, we could be elevated to second place, but let`s not go counting our chickens yet.

The midweek win, whilst most welcome, has given Darren Ferguson a couple of problems.

Gabriel Zakuani, who landed heavily on his neck and was carried away on a stretcher, is not likely to feature as the injury is still sore. We suspect that the ft-again Shane Blackett may well deputise.

Also, Lee Frecklington, our loan signing from Lincoln City, picked up a hamstring problem in the same game, his absence may cause Darren to do a mino reshuffle formation wise.

However, there may be one welcome face returning in the shape of Tom Williams. After having surgery, Williams is rumoured to be in contention for a place in the squad which is good news for Posh.

As for our visitors, Southend, they`ll definitely be without the injured Alex Revel, James Walker, Dougie Freedman and Francis Laurent. However, it looks as if Lee Barnard and Theo Robinson will lead the attack

So what about a result?

Here at Vital Posh we reckon this game will go our way, possibly by a two goal margin with our striking duo of Craig Mackail-Smith and Aaron McLean being too much of a handful for the Southend defence.

Hopefully, there will be more than the 5000 who saw the Carlisle win on Tuesday to see Posh leap-frog MK Dons into second place.

Join Vital Peterborough

It's easy to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board To visit the message board, click here. Get involved This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Peterborough.



For the very latest League One odds

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

Writer:PoshPete
Date:Friday February 27 2009
Time: 4:30PM

Comments

0
Home win for me! 3-1
merlin
27/02/2009 16:35:00
0
Home win for me! 3-1
merlin
27/02/2009 16:35:00
0
I wish - looks like we both got it wrong!
PoshPete
01/03/2009 10:52:00
0
I wish - looks like we both got it wrong!
PoshPete
01/03/2009 10:52:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Peterborough United Articles

Iron Clear Favourites to Beat Posh

Football League sponsors Sky Bet have installed Scunthorpe United as favourites to beat Peterborough United in today`s EFL League One clash

McCann`s Viewpoint: Pre-Scunthorpe United

Peterborough United manager Grant McCann spoke to the media ahead of the Sky Bet EFL League One match at Scunthorpe United. Watch what he has to say

Ref Watch: Scunthorpe United v Peterborough United

The man in charge of the Sky Bet EFL League One match between Scunthorpe United and Peterborough United is

McCann`s Musing - Post-Southend United

Watch what Peterborough United manager Grant McCann had to say after watching his side "stop the rot" with a draw at Southend United

Archived Vital Posh Articles

Vital Posh articles from

Site Journalists

mwl1967
Editor email
Profile
TomLea_
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Should Leo be given a run in the number 10 position?
Suggested By:
Yes100%
No0%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Peterborough United Results (view all)

Peterborough United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.PoshBoy1
The Vital Football Members League