UK time is: 20:14:55
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Posh - Cobblers Boss Praises Strike Duo!

Restored to the starting line-up on Saturday, Craig Mackail-Smith had a sparkling game.

His work rate typified exactly what was needed after the sending-off of Gabriel Zakuani redeuced Posh to ten men.

His strike partner, Aaron McLean, also played his part and both received accolades from Darren Ferguson after the match.

Praise was also forthcoming from the opposition bench with the Northmapton Town manager, Stuart Gray, holding up Mackail-Smith and McLean as ideal strike partners for his own strikers to model their game on proclaiming,

'They haven't only got goals in them, they have work-rate, commitment and desire."

'Mackail-Smith and McLean caused Chris Doig and Mark Hughes problems at times, even when we were in possession."

'They chased things down and make bad balls into good balls, and good balls into better balls, so that is an example to my forwards."

'They have to look at the work-rate those two put in, and the rewards they get."

'They both feed on mistakes, and they force mistakes because they close people down.'


It`s kind of nice when the opposition come out with such remarks isn`t it, even when it is Northampton!

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.




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

Free £15 bet when you spend £5 on The New Football Pools




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

The Journalist

Writer: PoshPete Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 17 2009

Time: 1:51PM

Your Comments

obviously recognises talent when he sees it!
merlin
obviously recognises talent when he sees it!
merlin
let's hope we get promotion so they stay!
PoshPete
let's hope we get promotion so they stay!
PoshPete
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Peterborough United Articles

Spotlight On… Gillingham (Saturday July 26 2014)

Alnwick New Number One At Posh (Saturday July 26 2014)

Spotlight On…Fleetwood Town (Saturday July 26 2014)

Alnwick Joins Posh (Friday July 25 2014)

Players To Exit London Road Soon (Friday July 25 2014)

Spotlight On… Doncaster Rovers (Friday July 25 2014)

Posh Sign The New Bale From Spurs (Friday July 25 2014)

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)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. MK Dons 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Notts County 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Oldham 0 0 0 0 0 0
16. Peterborough 0 0 0 0 0 0
17. Port Vale 0 0 0 0 0 0
18. Preston 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Rochdale 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Spotlight On… Gillingham
» Peterborough : 26/07/2014 20:00:00
Alnwick New Number One At Posh
» Peterborough : 26/07/2014 19:34:00
Davis sees merit in display
» Crewe : 26/07/2014 18:43:00
Striker withdrawn following interest
» Crewe : 26/07/2014 18:35:00
Late goal denies Alex
» Crewe : 26/07/2014 18:16:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will Posh hold on to Britt this summer?
Suggested By:  
Yes 52%
No 48%