Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Scotland: 'Squad Has Premiership Belief'

Scotland: 'Squad Has Premiership Belief'

Vital Swansea's January Player of the Month Jason Scotland says the squad have the belief that they can play in the Premiership.

That belief came after beating Portsmouth 2-0 at Fratton Park, to knock the FA Cup winners out of the competition.

Martinez's side have another chance of proving themselves against top flight opposition when we host Fulham next Saturday in the 5th Round.

The Swans have a chance of making their dreams become a reality in August as we currently looking good for a play-off place.

If we can maintain our current form, we should be guaranteed a play-off spot as we haven't lost in the last 15 games.

Jason Scotland said:

"We don't want to get too high and we don't want to say too much, but I think since the Portsmouth win the guys have been thinking we could play in the Premier League."

"It's one thing beating a Premier League team in the cup and another doing it over a whole season, but that's the dream for me as a player and I'm sure it's the same for the rest of the lads."

''If we keep our heads down and keep quiet, we feel we can reach the play-offs and that we'll have a chance. It would be a great achievement just to finish in the top six in our first season in this league. "

"We're playing some great stuff and teams are coming to the Liberty and thinking they are going to be played off the park. I think the style we play would serve us well in the Premier League."


Scotland has proved his critics wrong by continuing his impressive goal scoring record that he achieved in League One.

Some people thought he wouldn't cope at a higher level, and while he did start the season quite slowly, he's hit form and has scored 11 goals in the 11 games.

He's notched up 16 goals so far this season and he is surely going to hit the 20 figure soon.



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

Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Monday February 9 2009
Time: 12:15PM

Comments

0
playing and beating a struggling prem team is something but no way we could cope in a whole season. i think we'll get in the play-offs this year.
GThomas
09/02/2009 16:36:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Swansea City Articles

Clement Confident Abraham Will Be Fit For Saturday

Swansea City head coach Paul Clement says he's confident that striker Tammy Abraham will be fit for selection on Saturday

Fabianski Wins Yet Another Man of the Match Poll

Swansea City goalkeeper Lucasz Fabianski wins yet another Vital Swansea man of the match poll, his 5th of the season

Rate The Players: Burnley 2-0 Swansea City

Rate the players' performances in the 2-0 away defeat at Burnley

Same Sh*t Different Day For Swansea City

It`s getting like groundhog day now, Swansea City produce another awful performance that ends in a defeat at Burnley

Archived Vital Swansea City Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Site Journalists

VitalSwansea
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

What will the result be vs Bournemouth?
Suggested By:
Swansea City win22%
Draw7%
Bournemouth win71%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Phil W15
2.Dennis Downing7
3.KevinE4
4.gorky271
5.jonno11
6.GThomas1
7.david1
The Vital Football Members League