UK time is: 09:24:45
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Posh - Saturday`s Ovation?

Saturday, and the 3-0 defeat at the hands of Derby County, could very well be classified as one of those games you`ll remember but for all the wrong reasons.

Obviously the sending-offs did nothing to enhance our chances of winning but credit where credit is due, Mark Cooper and the nine remaining on their pitch gave more than a decent display and, despite the score line, looked better than the opposition.

Now normally, after such a defeat, sides tend to just slope away down the tunnel hoping to get to the dressing room, get changed and get away from the scene but on Saturday things were different.

Cooper purposely kept the side out on the pitch so they could accept the applause they were rightly due, with Cooper remarking.

"I kept them on the pitch afterwards and told them to walk off with their chins up. I told them they were an absolute credit to their club."

"Even when we down to nine we played good football. They deserved to get clapped off."

"We were the best team, it`s not often you get beat 3-0 and get a standing ovation."


I wonder what`ll happen when London Road finally witnesses a thumping Posh victory?


Bookmark and Share





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



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

The Journalist

Writer: PoshPete Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday January 18 2010

Time: 4:36PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Peterborough United Articles

Archived Peterborough United Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. posh77 1
2. Posh daddy 1
3. Ian King 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Barnsley 39 16 8 15 1 56
8. Chesterfield 38 15 9 14 6 54
9. Bradford 37 14 12 11 6 54
10. Peterborough 38 16 5 17 -3 53
11. Doncaster 36 14 10 12 2 52
12. Fleetwood 38 14 10 14 -4 52
13. Oldham 39 14 10 15 -9 52

Breaking League News

Good Luck Gary!
Yeovil : 31/03/2015 09:19:01
Ref Watch: Scunthorpe United v Peterborough United
Peterborough : 31/03/2015 09:11:01
Duo Head Out On Loan
Gillingham : 31/03/2015 09:10:00
Steinsson - I Am Very Ambitious
Fleetwood : 31/03/2015 08:58:01
Fleetwood 1-1 Preston (League 1)
Fleetwood : 31/03/2015 08:42:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What position will Posh finish this season?
Suggested By:  
4th 5%
5th 5%
6th 15%
7th 0%
8th 30%
9th 5%
10th 10%
11th 15%
12th 5%
13th 5%
14th 5%