UK time is: 22:13:59
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Monk Looking To Improve Home Form

After grinding out another away win at Tranmere last Saturday, captain Garry Monk says their next task is to address their poor home form.

Roberto Martinez's side can go joint top with Leyton Orient on Tuesday night as they play their rescheduled game with Hartlepool at the Liberty Stadium.

3 points would put us top, ahead of current leaders Leyton Orient on goal difference.

Our home form has been a major concern this season however, as it compares with those teams competing in the relegation zone.

Us fans haven't witnessed a home win in the league since the beginning of October, when we beat Swindon 2-1.

After Saturday's important 1-0 win away at Tranmere, Garry Monk along with the rest of the squad move their attentions to Tuesday night. The club captain told the Evening Post:

'We have got a winning mentality in this squad and after a negative result we want to bounce back. We have and we are delighted with the three points.

'Now we have to address the home form tomorrow night. We are improving all the time. There will be setbacks, that's football, but we know we are getting better and better and I hope this victory goes a little way towards repaying the fans for the home defeat to Huddersfield.'


Monk would obviously have been happy to be a part of the defence that kept another clean sheet last weekend, our fifth in all competitions.

Painter returned to left back to replace Kevin Austin and De Vries made a superb save in the last few minutes to deny Sherriff from heading home a late equaliser.

The Journalist

Writer: KevinE Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday November 26 2007

Time: 1:02PM

Your Comments

only 5 clean sheats. not great
rhysjones1
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Swansea City Articles

Archived Swansea City Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Man City 9 5 2 2 9 17
4. West Ham 9 5 1 3 5 16
5. Arsenal 9 3 5 1 4 14
6. Swansea 9 4 2 3 3 14
7. Liverpool 9 4 2 3 1 14
8. Man Utd 9 3 4 2 3 13
9. Everton 9 3 3 3 2 12

Breaking League News

Rooney's Fit!
Man Utd : 31/10/2014 20:41:00
Moyes In Demand!
Man Utd : 31/10/2014 20:39:00
Falcao Deal Agreed
Man Utd : 31/10/2014 20:38:00
Liverpool: Lawro Predicts 14-15 - Newcastle (Away)
Liverpool : 31/10/2014 20:34:00
Chelsea v QPR - Match Preview
Q.P.R. : 31/10/2014 17:23:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What will the result be vs Everton?
Suggested By:  
Everton win 50%
Draw 25%
Swansea City win 25%