Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Rodgers: Our Best Performance & Result This Season

Rodgers: Our Best Performance & Result This Season

Swansea City manager Brendan Rodgers said some of his side's play was 'phenomenal' in today's 1-0 home win against Manchester City.

Substitute Luke Moore's 83rd minute goal knocked Roberto Mancini's side off the top of the table, as their arch rivals United jumped ahead of them into 1st after beating West Brom 2-0.

Rodgers told the Official Site that it was their best performance and result of the season:

'The players deserve all the credit they get,'

'I think we were the better side today and some of our passing and movement and ball retention was phenomenal.

'The period after we scored we showed great maturity. When you play a side like Man City there is going to be times when you have to defend, and I thought we did that superbly.

'We closed the spaces, didn't allow them to play through the lines and to dominate a game like that fills me great pride and it was definitely the best performance and result of the season.'


Rodgers also talked about Scott Sinclair, who missed a penalty and praised match winner Luke Moore:

'I said to Scott at half-time that we wouldn't be here if it wasn't for his penalties, and in the second half he was outstanding,'

'But Luke has been brilliant for me. He was one of the top strikers for his age when he was 19 and one of the biggest talents in European football.

'He has the ability to be a top player and he has found a home here. He is in a positive environment and we encourage all our players to play with confidence.'

'We are loving every minute of this journey and we want to keep improving and finish the season as strong as we possibly can.'



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

Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Sunday March 11 2012
Time: 8:59PM

Comments

0
Nice one lads. That's cheered me up no end!
Tottenham Hotcore
11/03/2012 21:13:00
0
Wow, nice.
Singspurs
13/03/2012 06:59:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Whyte Wins on US Debut

Recent Swansea City Articles

More Encouraging Signs For Clement After Cup Win

Paul Clement shares his thoughts after Tuesday night's 4-1 EFL Cup win at MK Dons

Clement Hopes For 2 More Signings After Clucas

Paul Clement is hoping to make two more signings this month after the arrival of Sam Clucas from Hull City

Safe Standing - The Time For You To Act Is Now!

The EFL supports safe standing, the FA chairman wants it and the EPL clubs are discussing it. After many years of campaigning, we are almost at the point where...

Stats: MK Dons v Swansea City

All the stats from MK Dons (1) vs (4) Swansea City, Stadium MK, 22nd August 2017, 7:45pm Att: 5,162

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 at Crystal Palace on Saturday?
Suggested By:
Crystal Palace win8%
Draw26%
Swansea City win66%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Dennis Downing14
2.Phil W11
3.GThomas5
4.forest fan4
5.yugo232
6.Vital Swansea City2
7.tom1
8.des1
Write for Vital Football