UK time is: 04:01:45
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Posh - Competition for Places!

As the new Championship season beckons, is it really less than a month away, our club skipper has commented on the competition for places the new boys will introduce.

With Darren Ferguson having signed Frecklington, Rowe and Diagouraga on a permanent basis and young defender Pearce on a loan basis, Russell Martin is adamant they`ll all prove to be good acquisitions.

In an interview with the local media, Russell Martin is quoted as saying,

'I think the manager has added good quality over the summer which will undoubtedly put a little bit more pressure on and that is definitely a good thing.'

'We are facing a massive task next season in the Championship and we will need that kind of competition in the group to keep everyone at the top of their game."

'And that includes me. Charlie played at right-back against Spurs and did well but that does not surprise me at all as he is a quality player with great versatility."

'He can play in a number of different positions which is great for the team but at this stage I could not second guess what the manager's plans are."

'I am very confident in my own ability but we will have to wait and see what happens and if the manager decides to give Charlie a run at right-back then I would take it on the chin and just knuckle down to get back in the side."

'But I am not thinking about that too much at the moment. I feel fit, in good form and raring to go.'


So are we Russell, so are we, we can`t wait!

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 Championship odds

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

The Journalist

Writer: PoshPete Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday July 23 2009

Time: 5:35PM

 

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
13. Port Vale 32 12 6 14 -4 42
14. Rochdale 30 12 5 13 10 41
15. Walsall 32 10 11 11 -1 41
16. Peterborough 32 12 5 15 -5 41
17. Barnsley 32 12 5 15 -6 41
18. Crewe 32 11 5 16 -23 38
19. Notts County 30 10 7 13 -6 37

Breaking League News

Mark Haywood In Charge of Oldham v Preston
Preston : 27/02/2015 03:05:00
Hugill Teams Up Once Again With Micky Adams
Preston : 26/02/2015 21:37:00
Keeper Goes To Rochdale On Loan.
Preston : 26/02/2015 21:17:00
Doncaster Rovers v Colchester United Team News
Doncaster : 26/02/2015 21:13:00
MK Dons Looking To Make Another Two Signings
MK Dons : 26/02/2015 20:27:00

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 14%
Mark Warburton 45%
Lee Johnson 0%
James Beattie 2%
John Still 0%
Mark Cooper 0%
Neil Warnock 2%
Paolo Di Canio 5%
Paul Ince 2%
Uwe Rosler 2%
A N Other 8%