UK time is: 00:47:39
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Posh - Let`s Do a Burnley?

Posh manager, Darren Ferguson, has drawn up an interesting comparison as we await the publication of the fixtures for next season.

With Posh rated at 33-1 to win the Championship, Darren has noted that one of the sides who were promoted, albeit by the play-offs, Burnley, were a huge 50-1 to win the Championship at this time last year.

Speaking about such a comparison, Ferguson has remarked to the local media,

'I'm not the sort of manager to predict we will win the league, but it's important to have aims and ambitions."

'Burnley won promotion to the Premier League last season and I don't think our squad is a million miles from theirs."

'I certainly don't think relegation will be an issue for us as long as we are as focussed and determined as we have been for the last two seasons."

'Obviously we have taken a big step up in standard now as there are some big clubs in the Championship, but I fully expect us to surprise a lot of them.'


I agree, I think we will surprise a few teams who will not be aware of the skill level within the team and hopefully we can get the kind of start that stand us in good stead for a play-off place challenge.

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

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

The Journalist

Writer: PoshPete Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday June 10 2009

Time: 5:15PM

Your Comments

I think you lads are being a bit optimistic!
merlin
oi yea of little faith - watch us go!
PoshPete
West Brom fans are wanting Ferguson as their next manager what do you reckon?
Lord Shepherd
never happen, never happen! you'll see!
Al Billy
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Peterborough United Articles

Vital Posh MOTM v Leyton Orient Poll (Tuesday September 2 2014)

Posh v The O`s - Your Score Predictions (Tuesday September 2 2014)

Posh v The O`s - JPT Preview (Tuesday September 2 2014)

Posh Benefitting From Sell-On Fees (Tuesday September 2 2014)

Posh Finally Get Their Man (Tuesday September 2 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)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Peterborough 5 4 0 1 +4 12
2. Fleetwood 5 3 2 0 +4 11
3. Bristol City 5 3 2 0 +3 11
4. MK Dons 5 3 1 1 +4 10
5. Bradford 5 3 1 1 +4 10
6. Chesterfield 5 3 1 1 +2 10
7. Preston 5 2 3 0 +5 9

Breaking League News

Crewe set for shake-up
Crewe : 02/09/2014 23:19:00
Crewe crash out
Crewe : 02/09/2014 22:37:00
Crewe : 02/09/2014 22:20:00
Yeovil : 02/09/2014 22:14:00
Crawley : 02/09/2014 22:08:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How many points can Posh get in their 5 September games?
Suggested By:  
0 19%
1-3 0%
4-6 9%
7-9 18%
10 18%
11 0%
12 9%
13 18%
15 9%